Free hugs

Time by time in ideato, like in other IT and not-IT companies, someone needs a hug. We have to manage on daily basis complex tasks, sometimes also quite frustrating, to talk with customers with lot of confuses ideas and deal with the bleeding edge technologies with no documentation. Since we chose to adopt a remote…

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Fixing the Agile Silos

Today I had the chance (aka enough free time) to see the “Lean Startup Meets Design Thinking” video from the Google for Entrepreneur channel. One of the most important concept of the video, with Eric Ries and Tim Brown, is IMHO the Ries’s digression about the modern (agile)companies.

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Moving to London

this is my 2014 april fool! In the last year I struggled to find the opportunity to create something new, and to give a better chance to my family to prosper in a different (better?) ecosystem. Luckily, sometimes, we reach our goals.

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A new year, a new conference

Every year I try to raise my daily job participating to the organisation (and/or creation) of new conferences. Last year I dedicated a lot of my time to BetterSoftware and Kerning (do you know that the 2014 edition of Kerning will be awesome?) and this year I’ll try to bring some not-so-typical topics in a…

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The Big Crunch spec document

We are all quite familiar with the Big Bang theory, not the TV serie but the astrophysical thing, from a single instant we have a big explosion and life, universe and everything were created [ok, it’s a little more complex, but who cares?]. Lets try to use the big bang metaphor for our normal (web)work….

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Rebooting BetterSoftware

Come qualcuno di voi saprà da quest’anno ho messo le mie mani (anche) su BetterSoftware. Conferenze fino allo scorso anno gestita da Develer ed ora in mano ad un manipolo di soggetti con l’idea di rilanciarla in una nuova veste. In realtà, il “nuovo” BetterSoftware è un ritorno alle origini. Quindi piuttosto che andare a…

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GTF – Mentoring time

I love teaching, I love to share my (little and far to be perfect) knowledge to someone else and see how he/she can re-elaborate and evolve it. Every year, in this period, I have a class on entrepreneurship to a bunch of high school students and every year I’m amazed on how young minds can…

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