At BlackCat we aim to be at the forefront of developments in the application of technology and keep abreast of new challenges faced by our customers. Read the latest thoughts, ideas and points of view from our technical community.
Wellbeing for Technical Teams – Register Below.
Join us on Tuesday, August 18th for a webinar on Wellbeing for Technical Teams. We’ll be asking what the impact of lockdown has been on Psychological Safety and discussing how technology leaders and their teams will need to respond in the ‘new normal’. Hosts: BlackCat Co-Founder, Craig Barker and psychologist & personal development expert, Charlotte Dicken.Read More
Blog: You’ve Adopted Agile – When Will You See the Value
Here’s a sentence you’ve all heard: “We’ve adopted agile, invested time, money and resources. When will we start to see the value?” In this blog, BlackCat Co-Founder, Craig Barker will explain just that. Agile is not just about the destination; the journey is as important.Read More
Blog: How do you solve a ‘problem’ like agile?
Agile isn’t a plug-and-play solution, which you just ‘do’ to an organisation. It will fail if you don’t give it the air support it needs.Read More
This blog looks at why you need to lose the fear of agile methodologies and how with proper training, goal-setting, expectations and understanding, it can be the best move you can make.
Blog: What a Great SCRUM Team Looks Like
As you probably know Scrum is a methodology that enables teams to self-organise and iteratively deliver value. Today I am not writing about how to successfully implement Scrum, my focus is on what it looks like when you have achieved it.Read More
Whitepaper – Product Series: Keeping Sight of the Product Vision
BlackCat’s Principal Business Analyst, Joao Ferreira, looks at the critical role of the Product Owner and their fundamental responsibility to deliver value through developing great products. But when a project starts to fail, how does the Project Owner get things back on track? Or even better, how do they avoid getting to this point in the first place? There’s no silver bullet, but there are a number of tools and techniques that can be deployed to give yourself the best chance of success.Read More