Will new technology do more harm than good

Will new technology do more harm than good?

Could we really be heading for a future where we cannot safely control our own...


Ethical automation

Ethical automation - living with robotics

Automation allows us to focus more on the things that really matter. Providing...


Superstars do not always make a super team - Matthew Weaver

Superstars do not always make a super team

Building a great team is a hard but the rewards can be extraordinary. Focus on...


RPA is Robotic Process Automation. It’s basically a way to perform repetitive and mundane tasks - quicker and more accurately than a person can - Matthew Weaver

RPA - uniting man and machine

I can’t remember when my birthdays stopped being a special occasion. At some...


Monte Carlo estimation - Matthew Weaver

Estimating with random numbers

Monte Carlo calculates outcomes based on a randomised set of input data. It...


Manage scope early and often - Matthew Weaver

Tip #03: Manage scope early and often

  I still see ‘agile’ teams delivering projects in a waterfall...


6 ways to drive IT innovation - Matthew Weaver

Dare to dream - 6 ways to drive IT innovation

All too often, clients and suppliers are focused on removing the risks from...


Sharing information - a strength, not a weakness - Matthew Weaver

The best way to gain knowledge is to give it away

Sharing information is a strength not a weakness. Being indispensable is not all...


Stand back now and again and see the bigger picture - Matthew Weaver

Tip #02: Use spam to help you to focus

Spam first arrived in England during the second world war – a unique...


Single product backlog - Matthew Weaver

Tip #01: One backlog to rule them all

In Lord of the Rings, Dark Lord Sauron forged one ring to rule them all from the...