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Thursday, May 17 • 10:00am - 10:45am
Heroes are Expensive - Extinguishing the Firefighting Culture

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Does your organization rely on heroes to complete products and projects? Fuelled by pizza and coffee, they work all hours, giving 110% to meet that critical release date. It isn't pretty. It isn't smart. And it isn't agile. How do we avoid that unsustainable and costly scenario? There's a pattern that gets in the way of team productivity, effective work and project success. It's the gap between expectations we hold or were sold (twice the work in half the time, anyone?) and what's possible under the circumstances. In this interactive session, you'll examine this challenge and explore what we might do about it.

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Sue Johnston

Idea Monger, It's Understood/Leanintuit
Sue Johnston's interests have always been communication and teamwork. After a journalism career, she held senior management roles at two Canadian banks, where she was involved in large scale change initiatives and technology implementations. That's where she discovered that the critical... Read More →

Thursday May 17, 2018 10:00am - 10:45am EDT
Conference Room C