5 Whys is a blog about technical leadership in the software world.

Video: Team Leadership in the Age of Agile

during QCon 2011 in London, I gave a talk about the new qualities that team leaders need to make agile succeed. It's a very small fraction of what I cover and coach during my upcoming course.

See the full video here

some of the things I cover include top mistakes that team leaders do with teams. most of these are closely related to elastic leadership principles - changing the leadership type based on the team's current maturity.

Video: Ten Mistakes Software Team Leaders Make

The Fear Of Failure And What To Do About It