Book Summary – How to Know Everything by Elke Wiss

At its simplest, this book deals with the art of asking questions. In reality, it’s about Socratic philosophy. It’s about our willingness to open our minds, close our mouths and listen. The c… | Continue reading | 6 days ago

Technical Debt Is Not Debt; It’s Not Even Technical

Co-authored with Paidi O’Raghallaigh and Stephen McCarthy at Cork University Business School as part of my PhD studies, and originally published by Cutter Consortium’s Business Agility &… | Continue reading | 11 months ago

Buffet-Style Architecture – Speeding up tech delivery

To get the architecture of the business right, a company must reorganise itself around empowered teams that can operate at speed. For architecture truly to be a pivotal piece of the business transf… | Continue reading | 1 year ago

Are you maximising or satisficing – the 3 lies beneath rational decision making

We think we make sound decisions, but in reality our ability to be rational is bounded by the constraints of time and cognition. We are not rational creatures. | Continue reading | 1 year ago