A summary of my Twitter posts from April 2012:
smithcdau: RT @craiglowndes888: At bris airport about to head west to Perth. looking forward to seeing the new changes to the track.
smithcdau: Just had a quick chat with @craiglowndes888, wished him well for Perth round! (@ The Lounge (Virgin Australia)) http://t.co/b7u6miVF
smithcdau: RT @TheAgilePodcast: Ep 30: Eleven Dictums http://t.co/x5YyQDqa featuring @stevedenning ‘s recent Forbes Agile and Management blogs
smithcdau: Hmmm… There is some truth to some of these, and the rest are areas to improve -> Cynical Agile and Scrum Dictionary http://t.co/NDJ23jze
smithcdau: I just ousted Grace R. as the mayor of Wellington Point Railway Station on @foursquare! http://t.co/tPl1HBpR
smithcdau: Working on #agileaus coaching workshop with @adrianlsmith (@Ennova) http://t.co/rUmQrQ6y
smithcdau: @lisacrispin our company does, of course it is in Australia…
smithcdau: @jroyals Me too. Did you get a booking time or awaiting an operator?
smithcdau: RT @RallySoftware: Enter @RallySoftware’s Agile Australia ’12 Giveaway http://t.co/kWs8H1UV #AgileAus12
smithcdau: RT @AgileRenee: Ep 29 @theagilepodcast: http://t.co/qAnRgk66 articles/quotes from @justinhennessy @jeffpatton @troytoman recorded @brewgroup
smithcdau: RT @TheAgilePodcast: Episode 29: Featuring IBM’s plan to reduce USA headcount by 78%, quotes and more great #agile stuff http://t.co/Ejk…
smithcdau: A3 & Kaizen: Here’s How http://t.co/L5Rmb1pV via @agilerenee
smithcdau: Recording Agile Revolution podcast with @agilerenee & @svennotnop (@ Brew) http://t.co/gS6zO5Mj
smithcdau: V8 Supercars R6 Hamilton NZ: @mwinterbottom held off a fast charging @jamiewhincup to win (well we assume, after someone pulled the cable)
smithcdau: Finally overhauled my blog and mapped my domain name –> http://t.co/7VE2ckrs. Now onto what I had really planned to do this weekend!
smithcdau: RT @AgileRenee: India Business Machines (formally known as IBM): http://t.co/to0r1NqY TAKE 15 MINUTES OUT OF YOUR LIFE TO READ THIS
smithcdau: RT @matttreacy: @thestickshift @MattWhite_7 channel 7 commentary make it 5 from 5. Guess the Ford teams may as well pack up & go home no …
smithcdau: V8 Supercars R5 Hamilton NZ: @will_davison wins, he is on a roll this year, was cheering @daffidreynolds on until he broke an upright #v8sc
smithcdau: RT @joshua_mennega: Insurer accidentally fires 1300 staff by email http://t.co/sZOuXaUk via @sharethis
smithcdau: RT @InfoQ: Jack Tramiel’s Impact on the IT Industry http://t.co/3stBxTXR
smithcdau: @nickmuldoon GreenHopper 5.9.4 – Make Agile your home –> http://t.co/FjC7WL45 Sounds like my idea finally made it in! Awesome!
smithcdau: Back to Basics: Daily Standup (Scrum) http://t.co/OsHanstk Make them results, not activity orientated #yam
smithcdau: RT @joercampbell: @jamesshore @aaronfeng I for one welcome our new Agile overload – James Shore.
smithcdau: @jamesshore well @PDarrall says you are, @InfoQ is just the SkyNet that influences the masses
smithcdau: RT @jamesshore: InfoQ says I’m one of the 20 most influential people in Agile. http://t.co/8jehwdaf Time to study the evil overlord list…
smithcdau: WTFs/minute used to be a software metric, but I find myself using it on organizations more often (via @jannehietamaki) #yam
smithcdau: The Most Influential People in Agile (my latest article for @InfoQ) –> http://t.co/BghnXi2j #yam #in
smithcdau: @shannonkrebs Yeah, I reckon monkeys must be running the programming department…
smithcdau: Fans angry as ONE bumps Formula One to TEN: http://t.co/loRq0c1d C’mon @tensporttv quit selling this move as if it is good for fans #fail
smithcdau: @tensporttv I can understand running F1 on TEN to boost ratings, but why not simulcast on ONE in HD? Another disappointed fan. #fail
smithcdau: @justinhennessy look at the URL in my twitter details…
smithcdau: @testobsessed all my favourite people at my favourite place!
smithcdau: You cannot “DO” Agile any more than you can “DO” Courage. You can however “BE” #Agile just as you can “BE” Courageous (via @rowanb) +1 #yam
smithcdau: J.P. Morgan adopts #agile in Australia (mentions Suncorp & Jeff Smith) –> http://t.co/aKcV2RiK #yam
smithcdau: @jonathanrcolema Dang, know I should have watched that instead…
smithcdau: @QueenslandRail What’s up with only a 3 car carriage on the 5:49 Cleveland Express? It’s like a sardine can in here. #257
smithcdau: @charrett I think the evolving teams have moved past points, they need to be viewed as training wheels when transitioning…
smithcdau: The goal is not to write stories: the goal is to TALK @Jefpatton #scandev (via @YvesHanoulle) Nice!
smithcdau: TNT Ad Becomes the Second Most-Shared of All Time - http://t.co/ZRTnDXfw (via @mashable) Good example of how to go viral…
smithcdau: @lisacrispin folks in other areas of the orgn are, you looking for a sample?
smithcdau: Another day another @TransLinkSEQ complaint for Eastern Restructure 255 10m late meaning it misses connecting train (at least it turned up)
smithcdau: F1 China: Great to see Rosberg take his maiden win & for Webber to pass Vettel for 4th in the dying stages!
smithcdau: Guy Pearce sorry for Canberra jibes on The Late Late Show with @craigyferg –> http://t.co/nks8pvJl
smithcdau: I was just awarded the “The Young Gun” badge at http://t.co/78s4vvyZ
smithcdau: Caveman daily #scrum / standup meeting http://t.co/bGVzsj4j (via @SatPhilora) #yam
smithcdau: @_jaminJay don’t hold your breath for a response from @TransLinkSEQ, hopeless. Still waiting for response from last couple of complaints
smithcdau: Telstra upgrades to address Next G stress http://t.co/oz2V2baA It’s just as bad in Brisbane @telstra
smithcdau: @justinhennessy sounds good, tue-wed are both good currently
smithcdau: Virtual Scrum – Scrum Wing 3D – Open Source Agile Tool: http://t.co/AXUErXhz Might have to take a closer look at this one…
smithcdau: How GM Is Saving Cash Using LEGO As A Data Viz Tool –> http://t.co/gGK3rfNq Love it, need to see more of this! #yam
smithcdau: Agile skills gain ground (particularly in financial services and telecommunications) –> http://t.co/4ZTAGBra @australianit #yam
smithcdau: Wheels down BNE (@ Domestic Terminal w/ 5 others) http://t.co/miTA7RxA
smithcdau: Busy 2 days, heading home… (@ Virgin Australia Lounge (T2 Multi-User Domestic)) http://t.co/oDcFSOHa
smithcdau: @AgileRenee Agile 2012 keynotes http://t.co/uWjHpYgf
smithcdau: @AgileRenee keynote speaker list for what?
smithcdau: Bound for SYD, half asleep… (@ The Lounge (Virgin Australia)) http://t.co/lFyIENyw
smithcdau: Wheels down SYD (@ T2 Multi-User Domestic Terminal) http://t.co/r8dUzefY
smithcdau: @AgileRenee no, although they have gone with an interesting set of speakers this year…
smithcdau: @AgileRenee It’s getting too commercial now, it used to be all about the delivery…
smithcdau: First time in 5 years, none of my #agile2012 proposals were accepted. Guess I won’t get to mess with Texas this year… #hadagoodrun
smithcdau: A project manager says “I’ll ask your teammate,” a #scrum-master says “let’s ask your teammates.” #agile #teams (via @DerekWWade) #yam
smithcdau: Rapid Software Testing (some notes from the archives) –> http://t.co/577C9enJ
smithcdau: ScrumMaster Pro-Tip from @mikewcohn: Don’t make eye contact in the daily standup / scrum –> http://t.co/aB6PKiFq #yam
smithcdau: @AgileRenee Look and feel has been like that for ages, just added the sociable icons. But a refresh will be coming…
smithcdau: Whether certified as Scrum Master/Lean Champion/Pokémon Trainer, a lack of experienced agile coaches http://t.co/GQ6XWxJG (via @smamol) #yam
smithcdau: @PeterSellars Added some social links to the blog for you mate :-)
smithcdau: Life’s crummy sometimes… But you have to be chipper! (The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson S08E54) http://t.co/zlmxqj1r
smithcdau: RT @markhneedham: “roughly two-thirds of performance appraisals have either no effect – or a negative effect! – on employee performance….
smithcdau: You’re touching a lung! (watching An Idiot Abroad, Karl Comes Home S02E08) http://t.co/zLFaSYwY
smithcdau: Unless it’s a packet of biscuits, I don’t finish anything… (watching An Idiot Abroad, Mount Fuji S02E07) http://t.co/DvCvJ2Qa
smithcdau: RT @AgileRenee: Really proud of this blog – what is Gamification and how does it relate to software development and #Agile http://t.co/G …
smithcdau: @alecsharp no problem, totally understand, pencil me in for top of the list next time!
smithcdau: The Top 20 Most Influential Agile People –> http://t.co/Z2Bln2sO @PDarrall #yam #agile
smithcdau: @davidhussman hope it drives a second round of traffic!
smithcdau: RT @troytoman: Need exec approval to buy $500 software but can schedule a $10K meeting by pressing a key – need 2 value time – Dan McClu…
smithcdau: 7 Habits Of Innovative IT Leaders –> http://t.co/DfCFO44L #yam
smithcdau: RT @InfoQ: Agile Humour: A Wrap Up of April Fools Day 2012 http://t.co/42wFbblR
smithcdau: @justinhennessy sounds like a plan, enjoy your break…
smithcdau: RT @maxniederhofer: The downside of this whole lean startup thing is that a lot of people seem to think it’s ok to launch crap. It’s not.
smithcdau: Agile Humour: A Wrap Up of April Fools Day 2012 (my latest article for @InfoQ) –> http://t.co/uXXau05e #yam #in
smithcdau: Wheels down BNE (@ Brisbane Airport (BNE)) http://t.co/uShqg5tb
smithcdau: Homeward bound but delayed… (@ T2 Multi-User Domestic Terminal w/ 3 others) http://t.co/mgNl8PHR
smithcdau: @PeterSellars Will do!
smithcdau: My notes from today’s AWS Lean Startup Event 2012 with talks from @ericries and @vogel http://t.co/W3KqDYwb #yam #in #leancloud #leanstartup
smithcdau: Failure is the great equaliser of quality @ericries #leancloud
smithcdau: Achieving failure = successfully executing a bad plan – like getting good fuel mileage driving a car off a cliff @ericries #leancloud #yam
smithcdau: Agile only works well if you know who the customer is @ericries #leancloud #leanstartup #yam
smithcdau: A pivot is a change in strategy without a change in vision #leancloud #leanstartup #yam
smithcdau: We no longer need to ask can it be built but should it be built - stop wasting people’s time! @ericries #leancloud #yam
smithcdau: RT @gwillis: Ghostbusters as a movie about entrepreneurship - like it. #leanstartup #leancloud zule invaded just in time in act 1 @eri…
smithcdau: RT @hanneshelander: @ericries “Karl Marx would be spooked that we today can rent the means of production” #leancloud
smithcdau: Listening to @ericries talk about #leanstartup & the “boring parts of entrepreneurship” #leancloud
smithcdau: Agile vs Waterfall vs Lean Startup : Who Cares About the Labels? http://t.co/NS1pGRE1 #yam
smithcdau: RT @Lisa_Cumes: Scaling is as much about using the Cloud to scale down…not up. #leancloud #AWS @Werner
smithcdau: RT @ericries: #LeanStartup Streaming LIVE from Australia (starting now): http://t.co/wnIv44JH
smithcdau: Waiting to hear @ericries on Lean Startup at AWS (@ Australian Technology Park w/ 13 others) http://t.co/wk99hrIB
smithcdau: Upgraded now downgraded as noise in room unbearable. Easy come, easy go… (@ Shangri-La Hotel) http://t.co/sqTjHkpx
smithcdau: Talking all things testing and agile with @charrett (@ 4 Pines Brewing Company) http://t.co/qH97N0m2
smithcdau: Off to Manly… (@ Manly Ferry) http://t.co/aMvrx0sW
smithcdau: @justinhennessy In Sydney most of this short week, how are you placed next week?
smithcdau: Wheels down SYD (@ T2 Multi-User Domestic Terminal w/ 6 others) http://t.co/Vc1cimf8
smithcdau: Bound for Sydney (@ The Lounge (Virgin Australia)) http://t.co/2WFYAluN
smithcdau: V8 Supercars Race 4 Tasmania: Good win for @jamiewhincup, sorry to see @will_davison ruin @craiglowndes888 race, hope to see points reduced
smithcdau: Study Shows People Know More Than They Think They Do (backs up wisdom of the crowd) –> http://t.co/V1SYIzLp #yam