No Capes - Superman is Evil
Have you ever been called upon to swoop in and save the day? I am firmly of the belief that Superman is bad for any team, and any organization. Sometimes projects get behind, but we must learn to temper the desire to have someone, anyone, “save a project” with a realistic need to teach the organization how not have such situations occur again. Come learn some important techniques on how to take off the cape, and teach your teams how to fly without them.
Tim Rayburn is a Vice President of Consulting with Improving Enterprises, a software and project management consulting company in Dallas, TX. He is a passionate advocate of apprenticeship and mentorship in corporate environments. Since 2007 he has been awarded the Microsoft MVP in recognition of his expertise and community leadership. He is also a conference organizer, an author, and can be found speaking across the nation on agile processes, software design, and career management. He lives in the North Dallas area with his amazing wife Kate and their loyal dog Gandalf.