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Whether it’s unpicking the prickliest of thorny data problems or designing engaging and informative data visualisations, there is the need… Read more Diverge & Converge – Finding Balance
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Workflow management as a Kanban Kanban is an agile method for managing team or project workflow. Trello is a powerful… Read more Scaling teams: Kanban
I’ve just started a contract to head up a Data & Insight team with the goal of scaling from two… Read more Scaling teams: Flow
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