Developer Experience expert, and API strategist.

April 18, 2020
Covid-19 and the sudden shock to our systems it has caused presents many examples of tangible issues we need to deal with. It has also brought into our lives a less obvious, though just as concerning issue. That of identity. In a world of isolation and work from home, what has happened to the boundaries between our professional and personal lives?
February 15, 2020
Open plan offices are the elephant in the room throughout modern organisations. Everyone hates them, they're anti-innovation, and they make people sick. It's time to stop pretending this is the way things have to be, and start creating work environments that unleash individual and group creativity.
January 20, 2020
No matter how the wind howls, the mountain will not bow to it - Chinese proverb. In western society we have become accustomed to the notion that heroic individuals with brilliant assertive personalities are the ones that should lead our organisations. But with the 2008 financial crisis and scandals like Enron linked to overconfidence, should we be taking more heed of quiet leaders?
January 1, 2019
Executives in many modern organisations often share a vision of fragmented business entities working together in harmony. Each united under the guidance of an imposing, creative, talented leader. The musical metaphor of an orchestra is often used to convey this vision. However, an organisation as an orchestra is destined to stand still.