Category Archives: Books

Book launch at Valori HQ

Last Thursday we launched my new book “Agile in de echte wereld- Starten met Scrum” at the Valori Office. Above a photo impression of the event where we presented the new book to our customers and people that collaborated with … Continue reading

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Day 3: Agile in the real world – 7th position at online bookstore

Agile in de echte wereld- Starten met Scrum is available since Monday. An enthusiastic reader informed me that on one of the bigger online bookstores the book is doing very well. It’s on the 7th position of best-selling agile books, and … Continue reading

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My new book is out! Agile in the Real World

This week the first copies of my new book were delivered at the Valori office. I was really proud when I browsed though the 120+ full color pages. the book looks inviting and the illustrations are a nice addition to the … Continue reading

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New Book: Agile in the real world, starting with Scrum

I am proud to provide a sneak preview of my new book. The artwork for “agile in de echte wereld – Starten met Scrum” (Agile in the real world, starting with Scrum) is reaching its final phase. Next step is to … Continue reading

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New Book on Scrum: Manuscript is sent to the Editor

Last year Valori published the e-book “Agile in the real world, starting with Scrum“. Together with the Bits & Chips magazine I produced a practical guide for organizations that want to make the most of their Scrum implementation! This e-book … Continue reading

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Free eBook: Agile in the real world, Starting with SCRUM

The end of 2015 is approaching quickly. While we are busy getting everything ready just before the holiday season, for many it’s also a period to start thinking about the coming year. Having the right knowledge and insights enables you … Continue reading

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Time to blow the dust off… free ebook

In 2011 I wrote a book “the hero that guards my nightly rest” (Dutch title: “grip op IT, de held die voor mijn nachtrust zorgt”). In this book I search for a balance between the human and business side of … Continue reading

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New e-book on Implementing SCRUM

Together with Bits & Chips magazine I plan to publish an e-book this year.  The book will put experience and practice in a center position; What is the impact of SCRUM? What choices do you need to make when implementing it? … Continue reading

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Agile in the real world, a co-production with Bits & Chips Magazine

Success is created by sharing knowledge. Together with Bits & Chips magazine Valori plans to publish an e-book: “Implementing Agile in the real world”. In this new ebook experience stories will take a dominant position. What problems are organizations facing when … Continue reading

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A second live….

Always nice to see books getting a second live….. Esp. when it is one of mine. Whoever buys this book, I wish him/her lots of successful presentations. http://vernieuwd.marktplaats.nl/a/boeken/studieboeken-en-cursussen/m620070886-presenteren-alles-mag.html

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Nieuw boek: De Praktijk van Softwareprojecten

Ik heb als auteur een bijdrage geleverd aan het boek ‘De praktijk van softwareprojecten’, een uitgave van het ICT informatiecentrum. In vijftien uitgebreide artikelen geven verschillende auteurs weer hoe organisaties kunnen komen tot een verantwoorde aanschaf van CRM, ERP, CMS … Continue reading

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Ebooks

The boeken van de ‘echte wereld’ reeks zijn sinds kort verkrijgbaar als ebook. De boekjes waren natuurlijk al compact en handzaam. Maar wil je de fysieke afmetingen nog meer reduceren, download dan het ebook. http://www.managementboek.nl/boek/9789012582599/grip_op_it-derk-jan_de_grood http://www.managementboek.nl/ebook/9789012583855/verbeter_je_organisatie_vanuit_eigen_kracht_e-book-guido_dulos http://www.managementboek.nl/ebook/9789012583879/precies_volgens_plan_e-book-mark_hoogveld

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De praktijk van software projecten.

Themiek publiceert voor het platform ICT informatie centrum een boek over de praktijk van software projecten. In dit boek zullen een aantal gerenomeerde ICT bedrijven aan het woord zijn over hun visie en praktijk ervaring. Hiermee richten de organisaties zich … Continue reading

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Personal Skills

The Bits and Chips magazine is specialist in technique and embedded software. However they do publish articles on soft skills. Previous I publised an article on presentation techniques, now Nieke Roos helped me to make a nice article on project … Continue reading

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Review

I just read the TestNetNieuws. It contains a review of “de held die voor mijn nachtrust zorgt”. The exciting things about publishing books is that you have to let go. Once it is finished, its up to the readers to … Continue reading

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