Year: 2017

meeting room

Creating the perfect Meeting Room Environment

When you’re organizing a meeting, you’ll want to consider more than just chairs, a projector and a whiteboard. You’ll want to create the right environment for your meeting, from the lighting to the…


gaiku

GAIKU graduated from YC Startup School!

The past few months, GAIKU’s founders Jasper Meerding and Arjen Halma attended a free online course provided by YC Startup school which they have completed last week! This program is an initiative of…


executive assistant

8 useful expert tips for Executive Assistants

Executive assistants play a very important role in the smooth functioning of any business organization. They perform countless of different tasks that help the organization achieve larger goals. If…


sprint retrospective

5 tips for an effective and lively Sprint Retrospective

At the end of every sprint, a scrum team will hold a meeting called the sprint retrospective. Usually, the scrum master facilitates this meeting. During this meeting the scrum team discusses the…


staff meeting

How to make your Staff Meetings worth the time

Clear communication is an important part of every business. Employees need to see an open and transparent decision-making process and need to be included, because many things affect them directly.…


9 tips to be a successful Scrum Master

Scrum mastery isn’t easy. The role of a scrum master is a challenging one. We’ve spoken to different scrum masters and made a list of useful scrum master tips to help you become a great scrum master.…


tnw

GAIKU at The Next Web Conference

After we attended technology conference Collision in New Orleans, we already had the next exciting event waiting: The Next Web Conference in Amsterdam! The event took place last week, on May 18th and…


meeting minutes

Meeting minutes Do's and Don'ts

Meeting minutes keep a record of everything that’s discussed and done in a meeting, including any decision made or action taken. It’s important that these minutes are accurate, so everyone knows what…


daily standup meeting

Everything you need to know for an awesome Daily Standup Meeting

In Scrum, on each day of a sprint, the scrum team holds a daily scrum meeting called the daily scrum or the daily standup meeting. These short, daily meetings are common in the Agile environment, but…