Mindful communication

Using the language of your counterpart

Sep 11
Cosima Laube

Lately I had different occasions where I got in contact with creating & using a new terminology. These made me think about how mindfulness and communication play together when focusing on language and terminology.

Software rebranding: introduce a new terminology

One was the rebranding of a software…

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Zwischenmenschliches Debugging

Kommunikationsüberwachung mal anders

Sep 01
Zwischenmenschliches Debugging Cosima Laube

(picture credits: Frits Ahlefeldt, license: CC BY-NC-ND)

Die aktuellen Slides zu meinem Talk am Herbstcampus 2016 in Nürnberg sind hier zu finden. In unregelmäßigen Abständen werde ich zu diesem Themenkomplex hier auf dem Blog weitere Impulse und Erfahrungen teilen.

Rückmeldungen & Erfahrungen sin…

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Keeping positive moments...

.. and starting "stories for life"

Aug 26
Cosima Laube

Lately I had a couple of days in a row where several people gave me really nice feedback on various domains of my work & life. I felt I had to "serialize" them somehow so that I can load them into my RAM [1] again once I will face tough times.

Thought it.

Done it.

Now I have several small cards (lik…

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Retrospective insights: Doing an amazon-like review of your sprint

Condensing a couple of weeks to stars and a catchline

Aug 18
Retrospective insights: Doing an amazon-like review of your sprint Cosima Laube

(picture credits: By Yasir72.multan - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0)

Last time I blogged about team retrospectives I presented my first experience with the Zombie Retro Format.

Today is about the "Amazon Review", an activity for setting the stage contributed by Christian Heißing to the Retromat. Btw: The r

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Software Craftsmanship

Craftsman Swaps & Agile?

Aug 11
Software Craftsmanship Cosima Laube

Auf den Begriff Craftsman Swap bin ich das erste Mal durch Nicole Rauch aufmerksam geworden, die ich auf dem MATHEMA Campus 2015 in Erlangen kennenlernte. Ursprünglich kommt der Begriff aus der Welt des Software Craftsmanship wo es vor allem um Professionalisierung unseres Berufsstandes geht; dazu g…

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