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cost of delay

> “How to generate the highest Return On Investment toward strategic priorities — across multiple teams that need to work together.” I get...

04 September, 201810 min read

Part One looked at Velocity, what it is, how it gets abused and what the typical result of that is – and therefore the need for an alternati...

24 July, 201811 min read

So, we've briefly looked at Velocity, what it is, how it gets abused and what the typical result of that is – and therefore the need for an ...

24 July, 20184 min read

Someone asked the above question, and whilst it seems facile, I couldn’t resist… Short answer: because there's no profit in it. SLIGHTLY L...

02 July, 20182 min read

Had an interesting conversation with John Cutler yesterday to discuss the idea of having a single prioritised Backlog for an organisation. ...

28 June, 20185 min read

This is a really interesting read on Loose Threads. It talks about how the world of retail clothing has shifted from being supply-constraine...

20 April, 20184 min read

Applying Product Management to “Internal Products” can be a bit strange. Sometimes it feels a bit like trying to make a square peg fit into ...

29 November, 201711 min read

We get this question a lot. It is referring to the denominator of CD3 (Cost of Delay Divided by Duration). For various reasons, people strug...

19 October, 20177 min read