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comfort zone

“A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.” – Unknown

It’s July. I had  just handed in my final thesis yesterday  and now I am in the comfort of my home, curled up on the couch with a cup of tea and some candles, with a long list of TV series and movies to watch on Netflix.

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user story

Starting off my new role as a Business Analyst, I have had a week-long refresher course on the ‘right’ way to write User Stories.

‘Right’ in quotes, because there really is no right or wrong way to write a User Story. All you have are a set of guidelines and common practices, all of which are only tried and true methods as experienced by your peers.

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innovation sprint

Returning to work after the Christmas break can sometimes seem like a strong dose of reality following the New Year festivities but Outware used this short week as an opportunity to engage the team and run their first Innovation Sprint: a four day ‘hackathon-esque’ event to push the boundaries of the company’s knowledge. Here I will be look at what an Innovation Sprint actually is,

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