Targetted Consulting

For important projects you need to know what is working, what needs improvement, and constructive steps to succeed. Tim Mackinnon provides years of agile experience, at your fingertips.

Effecive Coaching

Working with all types of teams, Tim teaches skills, discipline and the confidence to deliver amazing results under tight deadlines. Everyone has the ability to work well, they just need the right support and guidance.

Clean Coding

It's important to understand what "great" looks like. You need to constantly assess quality, ruthlessly automate, and eliminate technical debt. Tim also writes software, and can share techniques to stay on top.

Appreciative Inquiry

Appreciative Inquiry (AI) is the study and exploration of what gives life to human systems when they function at their best. XP is a good example of AI at work, as it encourages teams to emphasize technical skills that… Read More

Goodbye Joomla

For a long time this site was running on a “Joomla” one-click install. While this was an easy way to start out all those years ago - it was only supposed to be a temporary measure. The final straw for migration occurred… Read More

Hello Jekyll

I have migrated this site to a static blog using Jekyll. So far, I’m quite impressed both with the “out of the box” experience of Octopress along with the ability to customise specific elements of the site using Ruby. Read More
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