Oh, the sweet science. Fight metaphors abound in the world of business. We step into the ring, get pushed back against the ropes, get knocked down, and get up again. We go toe-to-toe, and maybe you’re “in my corner”.
Boxing happens to be my favourite sport, and I had the privilege of learning from, and teaching, some incredible people who helped me develop that love. And many of the life and business lessons that boxing can actually teach us – I learned firsthand.
And long after agile is gone, people like us will still be in the team room every day, looking for better ways, fighting the resistance, testing our individual resolve, anxious to see what we’re really made of, burning to win.