Katherine Kirk is a highly experienced, independent consultant who specialises in tough scenarios, focussing primarily on generating transformative resilience in leaders, change agents, teams.
Katherine's key area of expertise lies in empowering individuals and groups that are facing super-challenging situations to find practical, useful solutions to complex, ambiguous, on-the-ground issues (e.g non-standard edge-cases and cultural difficulties between hierarchical management and Agile/Lean teams).
After gaining a first class BSc (Hons) in computing she completed post graduate studies in software engineering at University of Oxford and currently enjoys being an active participant of a community of practitioners in Europe who explore and challenge the status quo through experimenting and collaborating.
Talks I've Given
Why BDD doesn't fix things forever (and why that's a good thing)
Featuring Katherine Kirk
On software projects, we are usually in a state of delusion, ignorance and/or aversion due to the sheer rate of change we experience, the uncertainty of our environment/context and the fact that we are people working with people. Drawing on her study of eastern / tribal philosophy and its...bdd agile