Nov 10, 2013
Welcome to the Software Process and Measurement Cast 263
The Software Process and Measurement Cast 263 our essay on Transactional Analysis. People are the heart of the interactions that drive every organization and team. Increasing the effectiveness of communication between people will directly translate to higher productivity. To improve communication you need to develop an understanding of psychology. Transactional analysis is one of the most useful psychological theories for IT professionals.
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The Software Process and Measurement Cast 264 features my interview with Alexi Zheglov. We discussed lean, work-in-process limits and flow.