Andy Pols Geek, Entrepreneur

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2011

Visual Mistakes 26 Aug 2011
Through the Language Glass 04 Aug 2011

2010

My Favourite TED Global talks 03 Aug 2010
Security theatre 25 Apr 2010

2009

Dave Snowden Explaining Complexity 28 Oct 2009
The bad sell 13 Sep 2009
Favourite TED Talks 25 May 2009
Building your GitHub repositories on Bamboo 30 Apr 2009
Fabulous Explanation of The Credit Crisis 24 Feb 2009

2008

Solutions Focus talk by Mark McKergow 19 Dec 2008
Reflections on the Business Value of Software 05 Nov 2008
Aspirational Planning 27 Aug 2008
Agile teams have weird habits 22 Aug 2008
Fabulous classic photos in Lego 13 Jun 2008
Poor Mans Kanban 18 May 2008
The Perfect Customer 25 Mar 2008
Speeding up a slow build 24 Jan 2008

2007

Experience with FIT 08 Jun 2007
Using puzzles to find good developers 30 May 2007
Pair Interviewing 06 May 2007

2006

Wonderful User Stories 03 Dec 2006
A Strange Number 13 Nov 2006
Pairing for losers 05 Oct 2006
A picture paints a thousand rants 21 Sep 2006
Innovation Games 17 Sep 2006
Fit Lesson 2 14 Sep 2006
Visibly out of sync 01 Aug 2006
Think Small 28 Jul 2006
Fit Lesson 1 25 Jul 2006

2005

Getting to know your customer 08 Dec 2005
XPDay and the Drift Table 30 Nov 2005
Testing Challenge 12 Oct 2005
Inspirational Video 23 Sep 2005
Why Is Agile Development So Scary? 06 Jun 2005
Thoughts on Strangler Applications 12 May 2005
Two Phase Commit is just like a wedding 27 Apr 2005
Fearless Change 22 Mar 2005
Thinking in an Agile way 01 Mar 2005
Focusing On Business Value 31 Jan 2005
Task Estimating Techniques 12 Jan 2005

2004

Playing to win 23 Dec 2004
Project waterfalls 03 Nov 2004
Martin Fowler has blogged about my Paper 29 Jun 2004
ADC2004 - Party Photo 28 Jun 2004
ADC2004 - Amazing Experience Reports 24 Jun 2004
Extreme Presentations 10 Jun 2004
Agile Methods 11 Apr 2004
Reviewing Conference Papers 22 Mar 2004
Gas Bill Scandal 02 Mar 2004
HR and Pair Programming 21 Feb 2004
Interative vs Evoutionary 10 Feb 2004

2003

Best Practices are not the Best Practice 06 Aug 2003
Fun reading material 02 Aug 2003

These are various papers and presentations.