German Flores

2019-04-20: Baked Goods Ride, Port Washington WI to Ootsburg, and back 🍩

2019-04-16: Joining a Team as a Scrum Master This week I joined a team in the Scrum facilitation role. There is so much to share about my …

2019-04-15: Run home 🥵

2019-04-09: Spring is here ☀️😎

2019-04-07: Run. Stop. Run. 🐿

2019-04-03: Riding while I can ☀️👖

2019-04-02: List of values by Steve Pavlina www.stevepavlina.com/blog/2004…

2019-03-28: Made the right choice 🚴🏾‍♂️⚡️

2019-03-26: Out of bed and riding ⚡️

2019-03-22: Mornings are best for riding 🍯

2019-03-17: Back to riding my bicycle ⚡️🐌

2019-03-02: “The Things which hurt,” Benjamin Franklin wrote, “instruct.” ― Ryan Holiday, The Obstacle is the …

2019-02-28: # Bill Talsma Today I feel I missed an opportunity in not spending time with Bill. I have regret. I also have a …

2019-02-24: Lake Michigan, Illinois

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2019-01-25: “There is no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing.” – Ranulph Fiennes the first to …

2019-01-25: “Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.” ― Peter Drucker

2019-01-19: Snow Run ❄️🏃🏾

2019-01-08: 🔥Today + commute

2019-01-06: Signed up and paid 🔛🚲

2019-01-05: Apple fritter ride 🍎☕️🚲

2019-01-02: Goodbye 2018 💥

2018-12-30: No Ride, Yes Run 🙌

2018-12-29: www.strava.com

2018-12-27: Slow run is better than no run 🏃🏾

2018-12-21: Brooks saddle (carbon rails) 🤫

2018-12-21: Last Six Months Reflection Template I try to reflect how I’m living my life every six months, here are some questions I use to help me. …

2018-12-17: Books I Read in 2018 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Dick, Philip K., ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ I’ve been enjoying the Blade Runner …

2018-12-14: Henrik Warne @henrikwarne writes about practices and mindsets for developers that are on call …

2018-12-13: Weekday Rides, Best Rides

2018-12-09: Cold Roll 🚲

2018-12-08: Last day at work for one of our software engineers, Slivovitz time

2018-12-03: Today I updated my Certified ScrumMaster® and Certified Scrum Product Owner® certifications from the …

2018-12-03: I run in the darkness 🏃🏾🔦

2018-11-30: Angi English @Carolinagal14 explains the five principles of high reliability organizations, the …

2018-11-28: Get your spikes out, chilly 15F ⛄️

2018-08-28: Roman Pichler writes about digital transformations in the context of having a useful Product role, …

2018-08-16: Today I learned these acronyms FOLO: Fear of Living Off-line. FOMU: Fear of Messing Up. FOJO: Fear …

2018-08-12: “I’m giving you these comments because I have very high expectations and I know that you can reach …

2018-08-06: Roberto Dip @roperzh writes about communication and tactics he has used to communicate while working …

2018-08-05: Avi Revivo @Avi_Revivo writes about business process and three questions people should consider …

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2018-08-02: Jean Hsu @jyhsu writes about getting buy-in for work that is about reducing technical debt; “follow …

2018-08-02: Found this team activity interesting > tottinge - I had a team that was “sick of talking about …

2018-07-30: Michael Robert Bernstein @mrbbk writes about the value of teams blogging about their technical work, …

2018-07-29: Steve Shogren @steveshogren writes about pair programming, great perspective on what pair …

2018-07-29: Pat Kua @patkua writes about folks transitioning to the Tech Lead role, how difficult it can be and …

2018-07-29: Matthew Mamet writes about Directly Responsible Individuals (DRI) and the idea of clarity for about …

2018-07-27: Anna Goss @annagoss writes about techniques to build high performing teams, the feedback techniques, …

2018-06-22: John Cutler @johnpcutler makes a case for shipping small, interesting ideas for teams struggling …

2018-06-22: Chris Sims @ChrisSims writes about the definition of done. A critical conversation the team should …

2018-06-22: Parul Singh @parulia writes about the mindset of prioritization, specifically strategic …

2018-06-22: Parul Singh @parulia writes about the mindset of prioritization, specifically strategic …

2018-06-22: Jake Calabrese @jcalabrese writes about teams “self-manages the work” vs. “self-organizes to deliver …

2018-06-22: John Allspaw @allspaw writes about facilitating debriefs about incidents, gives examples of how a …

2018-05-19: Kenosha ➡️ Port Washington WI, 70 miles

2018-05-06: The way you do anything, is the way you do everything — Terri Savelle Foy

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2018-04-21: Chicago, Illinois

2018-04-09: Chicago Illinois

2018-04-07: Morning ride, cool but sunny. 30 miles 17F

2018-04-02: For any meeting sethgodin.typepad.com Who’s meeting is this? A simple checklist

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2017-12-08: Car & Team Analogies “Your engine light came on for a reason, and these things do not fix themselves. Often engine lights …

2017-11-19: This Is the Time I have a job, stable family life, health. This is the time to think ahead, put the effort in, work …

2017-11-02: Not Convinced I Should Attend Today I received a meeting request that did not convince me that I should attend. This is how I …

2017-10-19: Small Software Development Teams Besides a lower capacity there other downsides to small (e.g. three) engineering teams. Coverage, …

2017-06-10: Workplace Fiction Fiction can help us here, this time in its form, not its content. It can help us to clarify our own …

2017-06-07: What Is a Story On a previous post titled Why We Write Stories I took a light-hearted approach to the value we get …

2017-05-27: When I Watch Youtube Videos With The Kids I watch these and I thought you might like them: Great Big Story I Like To Make Stuff Life Where …

2017-05-19: What Does The Scrum Master Role Do in a Team? What do folks in the Scrum Master role do in Leapfrog Technology Teams? We ensure and facilitate …

2017-05-13: The Way I talk about Scrum The last few years in the Scrum Master role my perspective about Scrum related words has changed. …

2017-05-12: Minding the Team Expectations for Folks in the Scrum Master Role For folks new to the Scrum Masters role, I am not expecting expert knowledge on Technology, Scrum, …

2017-05-10: Why We Write Stories In the Leapfrog Technology Team, we use the Scrum framework method to deliver software. The Scrum …

2016-12-24: Favorite tracks 2016 soundcloud.com/brakeless…

2016-12-16: Simon Sinek Understanding The Game We're Playing - One of my favorite videos of the year www.youtube.com/watch

2016-12-16: psychological safety twitter.com/manisha72…