Agile Instructor - Coaching For Agile Methodologies Such As Scrum And Kanban

Synopsis

Dedicated to Agile methodologies such as Scrum and Kanban. Home also to the All Things Agile podcast available on iTunes. Part of Team Xcelerator Inc.

Episodes

  • All Things Agile - Episode 011 - Ken Rubin Interview

    All Things Agile - Episode 011 - Ken Rubin Interview

    30/01/2015

    Please checkout out this exciting interview with author of Essential Scrum, Ken Rubin. Ken is a distinguished author, speaker, and Agile instructor. He has worked with many of the nation's top companies, and he joins us in this episode to tackle some of the tough questions facing teams as they adopt Agile.If you haven't already read Ken's great book, please pick up a copy of Essential Scrum on Amazon today!  You can also read Ken's blog and learn more about his services through his website innolution.com.I hope you enjoy this episode and please remember to subscribe in iTunes. Do you have a question that you would like answered in an upcoming podcast? Please send your question to: coach@agileinstructor.com.All Things Agile - Episode 011 - Ken Rubin InterviewTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast – your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast in iTunes, and please check out our sponsor: TeamXcelerator.com.

  • All Things Agile - Episode 010 - Resolving Team Conflict

    All Things Agile - Episode 010 - Resolving Team Conflict

    08/01/2015

    Welcome to another episode of All Things Agile. In this episode, we discuss the tough subject of team conflict. Whether your Agile or not, every organization is bound to encounter team conflict. We'll discuss how to resolve existing conflict as well as preventing it from even occurring.I am also very excited to announce that the next episode will feature an interview with notable Agile author, Ken Rubin.  Ken is the great mind behind Essential Scrum. I hope you enjoy this episode and make sure you subscribe to catch the upcoming interview using this link: iTunes. Reviews on iTunes are also always appreciated. Do you have a question that you would like answered in an upcoming podcast? Please send your question to: coach@agileinstructor.com.All Things Agile - Episode 010 - Resolving Team ConflictTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast! Your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast on iTunes, and please ch

  • All Things Agile - Episode 009 - Scrum of Scrums

    All Things Agile - Episode 009 - Scrum of Scrums

    03/01/2015

    Welcome to another great episode of All Things Agile. This blog and podcast is dedicated not only to interviews with Agile leaders but also to actionable and practical advice. In this episode, we tackle Scrum of Scrums. Well cover what it is, mechanics, benefits, and things to watch out for. If you have multiple Agile teams, this is an episode you must checkout.As always, please take a moment to subscribe using this link: iTunes. Reviews on iTunes are also always appreciated. Do you have a question that you would like answered in an upcoming podcast, please send your question to: coach@agileinstructor.com.All Things Agile - Episode 009 - Scrum of ScrumsTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast! Your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast on iTunes, and please check out our sponsor: TeamXcelerator.com. And now, here’s your host: Ronnie Andrews Jr.Ronnie: Hello everyone and welcome to the All Things Agile Podc

  • All Things Agile - Episode 008 - Nupura Kolwalkar Interview

    All Things Agile - Episode 008 - Nupura Kolwalkar Interview

    30/12/2014

    I am thrilled to bring you a true business leader to the show. This episode features an interview with HealthPort CTO, Nupura Kolwalkar. Learn how she championed the transition to Agile in her organization. We will discuss challenges, tips, and most importantly, results.I hope you are enjoying the great targeted content on this podcast. Please take a moment to subscribe in iTunes using this link: iTunes. Also, please send me your thoughts and questions using coach@agileinstructor.com.All Things Agile - Episode 008 - Nupura Kolwalkar InterviewTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast - your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast on iTunes and please check out our sponsor: TeamXcelerator.com. And now, here’s your host – Ronnie Andrews Jr.Ronnie: Hello everyone and thank you for joining me for another exciting episode of All Things Agile. Today I’m joined by a special guest: Nupura Kolwalkar. She’s a long-time frien

  • All Things Agile - Episode 007 - Tips for Startups

    All Things Agile - Episode 007 - Tips for Startups

    27/12/2014

    In this episode, I tackle some common challenges faced by young start-ups trying to implement Agile. If you are a solo entrepreneur or have a few cofounders trying to launch a successful tech startup, then I certainly suggest you checkout today's episode.As mentioned in the episode, I would really appreciate it if you could leave a review on iTunes. Of course, I hope that you will leave a 5-star review. I will try to mention reviewers in upcoming episodes. Here is a link to subscribe and post a review: itms://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/all-things-agile/id640441739 All Things Agile - Episode 007 - Tips for StartupsTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast! Your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast on iTunes, and please check out our sponsor: TeamXcelerator.com. And now, here’s your host: Ronnie Andrews Jr.Hello everyone and welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast! We have another great show lined up for you today. I

  • All Things Agile - Episode 006 - Jeff Sutherland Interview

    All Things Agile - Episode 006 - Jeff Sutherland Interview

    21/12/2014

    I am pleased to share an interview with Agile pioneer, Jeff Sutherland.  Jeff is a founding father of Scrum and Agile.  He is a noted author and speaker.  Jeff provides insight to many of the largest organizations in the world.  In this episode, Jeff addresses some of the tough issues facing today's organizations.  Please take a moment to listen using the link below or subscribe to the podcast using this link.Please visit Jeff's website: scruminc.com to learn more and check out available courses. During the episode, Jeff mentioned several great books which are linked below for your convenience.  Please take a moment to pick up a few copies for your Agile teams.Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the TimeAll Things Agile - Episode 006 - Jeff Sutherland InterviewTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast – your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast on iTunes and please check

  • All Things Agile - Episode 005 - Mary and Tom Poppendieck Interview

    All Things Agile - Episode 005 - Mary and Tom Poppendieck Interview

    18/12/2014

    I am thrilled to present a wonderful interview with Mary and Tom Poppendieck.  They are true legends in the Agile and Lean Software Development movement.  Checkout today's episode where we discuss challenges facing many organizations such as: product vs. project mindset, globally distributed teams, and equipping teams for success. We also discuss their latest book, The Lean Mindset.  Please consider picking up the book to learn more about these topics in greater detail.Please check out their website: poppendieck.com to learn more about Mary & Tom and their insightful work.  Many thanks to Mary and Tom for investing their time for this podcast and for their contribution to our industry.All Things Agile - Episode 005 - Mary and Tom Poppendieck InterviewTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast. Your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast on iTunes, and please check out our sponsor: TeamXcele

  • All Things Agile - Episode 004 - A New Hope

    All Things Agile - Episode 004 - A New Hope

    08/12/2014

    Today's episode is centered around some exciting news. I am launching a new venture, Team Xcelerator Inc., which will focus on Agile team software. The AgileInstructor.com blog and the All Things Agile podcast will be moved under the Team Xcelerator umbrella. I am very excited about the possibilities. Please checkout the podcast and send me your thoughts and product feature input using coach@agileinstructor.com. Also, don't forget to please post a kind review in iTunes. We really appreciate your time and support  :)All Things Agile - Episode 4 - A New HopeTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast. Your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast in iTunes and please check out our sponsor: TeamXcelerator.com. And now, here’s your host: Ronnie Andrews Jr.Hello everyone and welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast, Episode 4. Today’s title is ‘A New Hope’. This is paying homage to the classic Star Wars title, but before w

  • All Things Agile - Episode 003 - Use of Overtime

    All Things Agile - Episode 003 - Use of Overtime

    07/12/2014

    In this episode, I discuss the subject of overtime. I provide my recommendations based on solid experience and explain the reasoning behind it. During the episode, I also reference Rework by Jason Fried. Please take a moment to subscribe now in iTunes. Provide your own feedback or recommendations by writing to me using coach@agileinstructor.com.All Things Agile - Episode 003 - Use of OvertimeTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast. Your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast in iTunes and please check out our sponsor: teamxcelerator.com. And now, here’s your host: Ronnie Andrews Jr.Hello everyone and welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast – Episode 3. Today’s topic will be ‘The Use of Overtime’. But before we begin, a quick reminder that this podcast is for informational purposes only and accepts no legal liability. So let’s get started.As part of the AgileInstructor blog and this podcast, I like to cover topics th

  • All Things Agile - Episode 002 - Ideal Team Size

    All Things Agile - Episode 002 - Ideal Team Size

    04/12/2014

    In this episode, I discuss the ideal size for an Agile/Scrum team. It is a frequent question when organizations first begin adopting Agile. I will provide my recommendation based on solid experience and explain the reasoning behind it. I have also added a transcript of the episode below for your convenience. If you have suggestions for future topics, please send an email to coach@agileinstructor.com. Also, please take a moment to subscribe to this podcast in iTunes using the podcast icon provided on the right.All Things Agile - Episode 002 - Ideal Team SizeTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast. Your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast in iTunes and please check out our sponsor: teamxcelerator.com. And now, here’s your host: Ronnie Andrews Jr.Hello everyone and welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast Episode 2 Remix. Today’s topic will be ‘Ideal Agile Team Sizes’. But before we begin, quick remind

  • All Things Agile - Episode 001 - Selecting a Good Agile Coach

    All Things Agile - Episode 001 - Selecting a Good Agile Coach

    03/12/2014

    In this episode, I will start the podcast discussion by providing tips to help you select a good Agile instructor or coach for your organization. It's a tough decision facing all organizations when the begin their journey with Agile. I have also added a transcript of the episode below for your convenience. If you have suggestions for future topics, please send an email to coach@agileinstructor.com. Also, please take a moment to subscribe to this podcast in iTunes using the icon provided on the right.All Things Agile - Episode 001 - Selecting a Good Agile CoachTranscript:Welcome to the All Things Agile Podcast – your destination for tips and interviews with the leaders in the world of Agile. Don’t forget to subscribe to this podcast in iTunes and please, check out our sponsor: teamxcelerator.com. And now, here’s your host, Ronnie Andrews Jr.Hello everyone and welcome to the All Things Agile podcast, episode one. Today’s topic will be ‘How do you select a good Agile instructor or coach?’ But before we begin, a