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Sniffing Markers

Sniffing Markers is the brainchild and outlet of Greg Thomas & Colin Harding, where we discuss a variety of topics related to the software development industry. Methodology, Team Leadership, Inspiration, Process, Product Management, Freelancing and Entrepreneurship – we will hit it all and more. We like to keep it authentic preferring not to have a script and always having a steady supply of markers handy.

Jun 12, 2018

In today's episode, Greg & Colin talk about Big. Bad. Meetings. When did meetings become the work? We talk about the usefulness (and wastefulness) of meetings, how to get the most out of them, and where the responsibility lies. As always, don't forget to check us out on facebook and share comments and episode ideas!


May 22, 2018

In today's episode, Colin & Greg complete Part 2 of Agile Foundations -- we're talking Kanban! We talk about how it works, how it's different from scrum, and what you can get out of it. Maybe you've heard about it, maybe you've used it, maybe you have no idea what it is...in any case, we think you'll learn something new...


Apr 23, 2018

In today's episode Colin & Greg talk about the importance of managing the inputs we look for and accept for ourselves - media and content, people, conversations, foods, etc! We discuss the way these inputs affect our outputs and how important this can be for freelancers, who largely must rely on themselves for...


Apr 17, 2018

I think this is one of my favourite episodes to date, primarily because of the format. There was none. I had a question and in typical fashion, Colin and I spent our time going back and forth. If you're confused about the usefulness of SCRUMS and where things with your SCRUM could be going wrong - this is the episode...


Ep19 Scrumbums!

Apr 9, 2018

In today's episode Greg & Colin talk about Scrum, the agile implementation that seems to both make the world go 'round and at times drive us a little nutty. Greg shares some of his frustrations with the daily stand-up and getting value out of it, and the pair discuss the philosophy and core tenants of scrum and how some...