The Syndication – A decent week but it's not possible to explore ideas fully within a deadline; it'll end when it ends.
How we use OKRs on GOV.UK – Objectives and key results (OKRs) is a simple tool to create measurable goals for agile teams. Here's how we use it on GOV.UK at the UK's Government Digital Service.
The Shock to the System – Time for a rest. A short set of weeknotes after a busy week which left me ill.
The Birthday – This week I celebrated my first anniversary at Government Digital Service.
The Reminder – A mammoth set of weeknotes, but ending with a note to enthuse everyone working in civic technology.
The Navigation – Quarter four, 2018–19, is launched. Work scoped, backlogs filled, sprints begun. We pace ahead on GOV.UK.
The New Cross – Firebreak week, a time to make things better and get ready for next quarter.
The Limbo Continues – We're still in the fallow period, but it has been a boon: loose ends tied, histories written, new ships prepared for departure.
The Fallow Period – A short week at work during the Gooch Period between Xmas and NYE. Spent most of it either wrapping up the quarter or walking in the West Midlands and Wales.
Reading List Picks of 2018 – Here's a bunch of articles and blog posts about product management, people, work and the World Wide Web that piqued my interest throughout 2018.
The Winter Solstice – Not a bad week to round off 2018, and Winter Solstice is the perfect day to look ahead to 2019. This series hasn't ended yet.