Why sprint retros are a lot like watching game film

Why sprint retros are a lot like watching game film

Before any big match, teams watch game film to help them prepare and improve. They look at the play calling and how well the players executed. They look at mistakes and missed opportunities, momentum shifts and player contributions. They even study the competition —...
Deep Work: Why we measure in two-hour minimum time blocks

Deep Work: Why we measure in two-hour minimum time blocks

How do you measure Deep Work? At what point do you reach a level of focus deep enough to transcend surface-level efficiency? Depends who you ask. Some say you need at least 60-90 minutes of focus time to call it Deep Work. Others say they do their Deep Work in short...
Podcast: Leadership evolution with Joe Levy

Podcast: Leadership evolution with Joe Levy

Finding the right balance for a remote workforce can be a difficult task. Joe Levy, Uplevel CEO and Microsoft alum, knows this firsthand. Like many companies in the early days of the pandemic, Uplevel went 100% remote. And Joe used Uplevel’s own software to...