About MeI'm Jim Christie. I'm a web devoloper, an agile coach, a cyclist, and sometimes, an artist. As anyone who works on the internet should, I love cats. I have over five years of web development experience. I lean strongly toward back end functionality of websites. I can do design, but I don't love it and, consequently, I'm not the best at it. I've become a strong supporter of agile methodologies.
Recent Blog Post
In his seminal work on the Theory of Constraints, The Goal, Eli Goldratt outlines a matchstick game to illustrate how variability in flow impacts a team’s ability to deliver. I decided to run a modified version of this game to show how cross functional teams can reduce that variability and deliver more consistently.
Shelter InsuranceAs a coach, trainer, and Scrum Master at Shelter Insurance, a 70 year-old agent focused insurance company, I engage teams and individuals to evaluate and improve their workflows.