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Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 8th June 2015
June 12, 2015
Corporate to Unboxed, a Project Manager’s journey to Scrum Master -...
June 9, 2015

Last week, I officially started my transition from being a corporate person to becoming an Unboxed person. It’s only when you get through the front door of a place that you start to sense the true scale of cultural differences between companies....

Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 1st June 2015
June 5, 2015
The Sausage Machine
June 4, 2015

We often talk about “the most important thing for a delivery team to do is…” and “what a delivery team manager should focus on is…”. Let’s get clear on who is responsible for what. If you imagine you’re trying to deliver high value, high q...

Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 25th May 2015
May 29, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 18th May 2015
May 22, 2015
Roundtable: Leading the transition to Agile in established media co...
May 21, 2015

10 attendees (see who attended) 3 lightning talks 4 discussions Wednesday 20th May saw us pull up a chair to our first media roundtable discussion session. From publishers to TV and from music to education, traditional media companies have cha...

Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 11th May 2015
May 15, 2015
All aboard
May 14, 2015

The sooner New Joiners feel welcome and prepared for their jobs, the sooner they will be able to successfully contribute to the firm’s mission. As employers, a New Joiner’s interactions with you in their first few weeks and months has a majo...

Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 4th May 2015
May 8, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 27th April 2015
May 1, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 20th April 2015
April 24, 2015
Unboxedis10 anniversary song countdown
April 24, 2015

As we celebrate our 10th birthday next week, we thought we’d look back at what song was riding high as UK #1 on 29th April 2005. Much to our surprise, it was Peter Kay singing ‘Is This The Way To Amarillo?’ along with Tony Christie, wearing ...

Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 13th April 2015
April 17, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 6th April 2015
April 10, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 30th March 2015
April 2, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 23rd March 2015
March 27, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 16th March 2015
March 20, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 9th March 2015
March 13, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 2nd March 2015
March 6, 2015
Webinar: Why & how to include developers in business & design meeti...
March 6, 2015

Andrew White hosted the third webinar in the #StrongerAgile series, titled ‘Take developers up the foodchain: Why and how to include developers in business and design meetings for better ideation’. The full audio of the session: Topics covere...

Webinar: Spanning the rift - Advice for waterfall organisations run...
March 2, 2015

Steve Lennon hosted the next webinar in the #StrongerAgile series, titled ‘Spanning the rift: Advice for waterfall organisations running Agile projects’. The full audio of the session: Topics covered included: • The role of culture and beha...

Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 23rd February 2015
February 27, 2015
Roundtable: Digital Healthcare
February 26, 2015

Wednesday 18th February saw the Digital Healthcare Roundtable Session take place at Unboxed Consulting. The session brought together a handpicked and diverse group of healthcare experts and leaders, with the aim to start a revolution in digita...

Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 16th February 2015
February 20, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 9th February 2015
February 13, 2015
Deciding how to deliver your prioritised project portfolio
February 11, 2015

Once you’ve prioritised your project portfolio using the t-shirt sizing matrix, you’ll need to take some strategic decisions to unstick progress… Making decisions about Work In Progress (WIP) The theory says you should limit your work in...

Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 2nd February 2015
February 6, 2015
Unboxed Roundup: our links for w/c 26th January 2015
January 30, 2015
On being a remote worker
January 26, 2015

It’s been 7 months since I’ve moved away from the Cape Town office and into the position of being a full-time remote worker. In the weeks leading up to the move, I wasn’t sure how things would pan out, but I was optimistic that w...