Agile à la Spotify

At Spotify we have our own “Agile à la Spotify” manifesto to create alignment and direction for our improvement work. This blog post describes the background for creating the document, what it is and how we are using it. A little over a year ago my colleague Karin Björkén woke up early one morning and […]

Organizing a hack week

At Spotify we have been doing hack days for years. All engineers can use 10% of their time to work on pretty much anything they want. When we were a smaller company and most, if not all, teams had the same three weeks sprint length, we usually took a day and a half in the […]