Articles about my experiences within the agile movement and the agile value system. Popular:

Splitting User Stories 

User Stories are short and simple descriptions of a feature told from the perspective of the person who desires the new capability, usually a user or customer of the system. It´s called User Story because you put the user into focus. Therefore a User Story should lead to a product increment that can be seen valuable from the user- or business perspective.

The balanced organization 

The agile manifesto defines a collaboration culture. But what if your current environment is not collaborative? This article describes alternatives for moving into the agile direction.


Do not let scaled agile be your scaled snake oil


A force of life

The agile worker 

The agile worker exists because of differences between theory and reality, and because insights can be gained through these discrepancies.

The art in our work 

Challenging the status quo is art

Five dysfunctions of a team 

A non-performing team is not a team

Definition of Done 

A contract to begin your agile journey with

Scrum and Architecture 

The architect and his tools in the Scrum process

The Box-Bullet-Line (BBL) 

Many important aspects of software development are invisible. When creating software we work through different abstraction layers by analyzing symbols and writing code.

A Sprint is not a milestone 

A Sprint is a sensor that allows us to see what has been done, what impediments are in our way and how we did better in comparison to previous Sprints.