Do you think there needs to be a Youtube of Code? You're in luck. Just read this interesting article about a new site. Have you used sites that offer code snippets? Do you contribute to them? It will be interesting to see what the interest level is for this type of site.
It was clear at SXSWi this year that Google had placed a recent focus on Blogger. Full disclosure, it's the blogging software I use for this here blog. Today, Google announced some creative new HTML5 "views" of blogs on their platform. I invite you to take a look using this blog by simply adding /view to the URL (ex: brianmilner.com/view).
After achieving my CSM, CSPO, and CSP certifications, I had in mind that I would pursue my Certified Scrum Trainer certification at some point. Reading through the requirements and process (best outlined here), I set out to gather the required qualifications to submit my application. This is a long process and one in which I am still going through at the moment. However, as I proceed down this road, there are several ideas I had that I wanted to share with the world for how I think the Scrum Alliance can improve this process and better server their perspective CSTs in the future. If these are the top of your certification ladder and these are the future leaders of the Scrum movement, it seems like it would make sense to offer just a bit more guidance to those who will be the most visible representation of your product to the world at large.
1. Charge a fee to enter the process. - While there is already an application fee, there is nothing formal to enter the process of becoming …