Sustainability and Agile

Agile Alliance

Sustainable development has always been in the Agile Principles, and, though this was mainly focused on creating a consistent pace of value delivery by not pushing humans too quickly, it also applies to the larger picture of how we work to benefit the ecosystem we deliver to.

Sustaining Change Beyond Implementation

Change Starts Here

At the Ten Ways Change Gets Stuck webinar earlier this week, I polled the audience to see which of the ten ways they felt were most likely hindering their current change initiative. The top result: A whopping 63% of webinar attendees said Focus on Implementation was holding them back.

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Sustaining machine learning in the enterprise

O'Reilly Media - Data

Continue reading Sustaining machine learning in the enterprise Drawing insights from recent surveys, Ben Lorica analyzes important trends in machine learning.

Sustaining wonder: Jupyter and the knowledge commons

O'Reilly Media - Data

Continue reading Sustaining wonder: Jupyter and the knowledge commons Carol Willing shows how Jupyter's challenges can be addressed by embracing complexity and trusting others.

Why “Build or Buy?” Is the Wrong Question for Analytics

However, the build route is rarely sustainable. WHY “BUILD OR BUY?” IS THE WRONG QUESTION FOR ANALYTICS Introduction.1 When to Build Your Own Analytics. 2 When to Buy a Bolt-On Solution. 6 When to Take a Combined Approach. 9 About Logi Analytics.

Sustaining machine learning in the enterprise

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Continue reading Sustaining machine learning in the enterprise Drawing insights from recent surveys, Ben Lorica analyzes important trends in machine learning.

Small Business and Sustainability

Women on Business

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Digital Transformation Focused on Sustainability

Cloudera

Sustainable development benefits corporations that embrace it as well as benefitting the world-wide community. Cloudera’s customers and partners are among the corporations that are successfully implementing digital transformation initiatives with sustainability in mind.

Simple, scalable, and sustainable: A methodical approach to AI adoption

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Continue reading Simple, scalable, and sustainable: A methodical approach to AI adoption Rajendra Prasad explains how leaders in large enterprises can make AI adoption successful.

Leadership Formula for Sustained Results

Let's Grow Leaders

The post Leadership Formula for Sustained Results appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. The four-step cadence that forms the backbone of your leadership credibility, influence, and keeps you and your team focused on results.

How To Launch A Feature To Maximize Growth

Speaker: Brian Balfour, CEO, Reforge

Have you ever been part of a launch that, despite everyone's hard work, was more like a balloon deflating than a rocket taking off? It turns out that some of the most popular product and feature launch tactics can be counterproductive to achieving sustainable growth. Brian Balfour, Founder and CEO of Reforge, has taken a close look at these practices to figure out just why they can slow - or even hurt - growth. Now, he has a repeatable model for you to use in your next launches to get the growth you're looking for.

Three Essential Components of Small Business Sustainability Strategies

CEO Insider

Small business sustainability strategies don’t just promote energy efficiency and social responsibility. Sustainability requires a balance of tactics. They can improve a brand’s reputation, particularly with younger, socially conscious consumers.

How to Build Open Source Sustainability

The New Stack

Open source sustainability and all these questions were on the table when The New Stack Editor in Chief Alex Williams sat down at our first The New Stack Makers podcast from the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon and Open Source Summit last month from Shanghai, China.

Sustainable TDD: Part 2

Net Objectives

So, when the team adopts TDD, it is understandable that attention is paid to the level of resource needed to sustain it over time. It’s not uncommon for project managers to notice, as the project grows, that the … Continue reading "Sustainable TDD: Part 2". Project managers have to balance resources. Spending them on one thing means not spending them on another.

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How companies are building sustainable AI and ML initiatives

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

In 2018, we decided to run a follow-up survey to determine whether companies’ machine learning (ML) and AI initiatives are sustainable—the results of which are in our recently published report, “ Evolving Data Infrastructure.”.

4 steps to generate 20% sustainable growth

CEO Insider

A powerful mathematical law is compounding interest. The wealthiest companies and individuals in the world have this process mastered. However most companies have never connected this principle to client experience and therefore miss the massive leverage that’s available.

Sustainability – the word on everyone’s lips…

Capgemini

The ever-growing discussions on sustainability in the news, on social media, and in everyday conversation shows that sustainability is not a passing fad, but a trend to be taken seriously. Nielsen estimates the sustainable consumer goods market, which was worth $128.5

Sustainable TDD: Part 3

Net Objectives

So, if errors creep into the test … Continue reading "Sustainable TDD: Part 3". TDD depends on a strong connection between the automation of the test suite and the system itself. The suite should record the specification that is implemented in the system, and the connection allows this to be confirmed at any point. The problem is automated tests pass by default. Audio Available TDD

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Sustainable TDD: Part 1

Net Objectives

We write the test … Continue reading "Sustainable TDD: Part 1". TDD is typically part of an agile process. This means that we embrace change, that new requirements flow into the team’s work either on a time-boxed pulse, or through some kind of pull system (like Kanban). In TDD, a new requirement always starts out as a new, failing test or “specification.” Audio Available TDD

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Next-Generation Sustainable Data Center Design

The New Stack

In this episode of The New Stack Makers podcast, we talk about all this and more with Susanna Kass , who, after 30 years designing, building and operating data centers, is now the data center advisor for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Program.

Why Sustainable Growth Matters to Entrepreneurs

Women on Business

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Sustainable and effective leadership

Lead on Purpose

This statement sums up one of the key indicators to sustainable and effective leadership as taught in the book The Leader’s Climb: A Business Tale of Rising to the New Leadership Challenge by Bob Parsanko and Paul Heagen.

Profit Sharing Creates Sustainable & Independent Open Source

Modus Create

Sustainable Projects are Independent. OSS adopters, especially Enterprise users, depend on sustainable projects. Sustainability is measured not only by the ability to fund engineering, but also the independence in decision making. The post Profit Sharing Creates Sustainable & Independent Open Source appeared first on Modus Create. More and more, Open Source Software (OSS) is powering the world.

A Look Back at 2018: Improving Efficiency and Sustainability in our Data Centers

Zayo

By: Jenny Gerson, Senior Director, Sustainability & Strategy. The post A Look Back at 2018: Improving Efficiency and Sustainability in our Data Centers appeared first on Zayo Group. Blog Data Centers Sustainability zColo

Sustaining High Performance In Your Teams

General Leadership

The post Sustaining High Performance In Your Teams appeared first on General Leadership. GeneralLeadership.com and the General Leadership Foundation bring Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders to You! Read more at [link]. Performance is your reality.

TDD as a Sustainable Process: Introduction

Net Objectives

I wanted to bring some of this material together and engage with the notion of TDD as a sustainable process. In this posting, I will introduce the topic, and then cover some issues that pertain to sustainability and/or the seeming lack thereof. There are those … Continue reading "TDD as a Sustainable Process: Introduction". This is my 48th post in this series on TDD.

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Should Your Business Be Thinking About Making Sustainable Choices

Strategy Driven

In business, sustainability is a highly emphasized aspect, particularly in the modern-day world. Governments and the community at large have created a strategic focus on ensuring that businesses become holistically sustainable in their operations and resource utilization.

Odisha leading the sustainable culture of developing players and sports infrastructure in India

CEO Insider

The Indian state of Odisha which has established itself as the ‘Sports Capital of India’ will now boast of having a local Indian Super League (ISL) football team – Odisha FC. CEOWORLD magazine spoke with Vishal K.

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Securing a Sustainable Future

Symantec

Symantec publishes 11th annual Corporate Responsibility Report

How to unlock value and enable sustainable digital transformation

Capgemini

It is a holistic approach to building and sustaining commitment that should include: Building awareness – Identify and engage stakeholders to create awareness of the case for change.

How to Keep Your Business Sustainable

Strategy Driven

There are certain areas you will have to pay attention to to guarantee sustainable growth in your business. There is a lot of talk about business sustainability these days. Entrepreneurship business management strategydriven sustainable business Talent Management

Women in Agile: Finding Sustainable Pace

SolutionsIQ

Finding Personal Sustainable Pace. Tamara Nation led the crowd through a session on finding personal sustainable pace and discovering where to fit in the world physically, mentally and spiritually.

Sustainability and Being Green – Do Your Customers Actually Care?

Women on Business

Do consumers actually care if our business is sustainable or “green”? Sustainability is something of a buzz word that people throw around casually and in daily conversation. While it speaks to a positive shift in public opinion and values do most people even know what this means or look to see which businesses are implementing sustainable practices? The grocery isle is a fantastic arena to test consumer preference regarding sustainability.

The Value of Big Tech in Open Source Sustainability

The New Stack

Open source technology is sustainable in its current form, according to 64% of the 5,800 people recently surveyed by the cloud provider DigitalOcean. ” 15 times as many respondents think open source is sustainable as compared to unsustainable.

Emotional Branding for Sustainable Product Design

Toptal

Great emotional design creates a bond between the consumer and the brand—creating an emotional connection to your target market translates into conversions and sales as well as online and offline interactions

Building Behaviors that Inspire Sustained Results

Let's Grow Leaders

The post Building Behaviors that Inspire Sustained Results appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. If you are just tuning in this week, we are in the midst of a series on Building Results That Last Beyond Your Tenure.

How To Build (and Sustain) A Culture Of Accountability

Terry Starbucker

The post How To Build (and Sustain) A Culture Of Accountability appeared first on Terry "Starbucker" St.