In our weekly learning sessions, my team are working through Agile Technical Practices Distilled, a great coursebook written by my friends Pedro, Marco and Alex. Last week I hosted a quiz game to practise recognising and refactoring code smells.
We’ve introduced kudos cards into our team routine, giving ourselves a way to give each other credit for great work, and keep a record of our achievements.
As a Team Lead in a fairly talkative organisation, I attend a lot of meetings. However valuable these discussions may be, this presents a couple of challenges for the team.