4×6 – Little’s Law

In today’s episode, Chuck talks about Little’s Law from queuing theory, which plays a prominent role in lean and Kanban. Queuing theory comes up a lot in our society, so you may learn something about shopping and driving as well. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. Sponsors are needed to […]

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4×1 – Play to Your Strengths

Chuck talks playing to your strengths, and how not doing so is affecting one of his teams in terms of DevOps performance. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. Sponsors are needed to help the podcast grow and thrive. Sign up today! Photo credit: Robson Hatsukami Morgan on Unsplash

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3×16 – Season 3 Recap

Chuck talks about Season 3. It wasn’t the most popular, but some episodes did really well. He also discusses innovations with the podcast as a way to wrap up the season. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. Sponsors are needed to help the podcast grow and thrive. Sign up today! […]

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3×14 – Push Authority to Information

Chuck talks about the work of David Marquet on what he calls intent-based leadership. The idea is to delegate decision making authority to the people who have the information to make an informed decision. If it’s good enough for a nuclear submarine, it’s feasible in corporate life. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. […]

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3×13 – Backlog Bankruptcy

In this episode, Chuck talks about the concept of backlog bankruptcy, and how ridding your backlog of cruft can help spur you on. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. Sponsors are needed to help the podcast grow and thrive. Sign up today! Picture credit: Max Pixel

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3×12 – Affirmation

In this episode of the Agile Chuck Wagon, Chuck talks about affirmation as a signal that you are going in the right direction. The occasion for this episode is the relaunch’s first Patreon subscriber, Lynn. Chuck talks about using the funding to enable transcription and why accessibility is important to him. This episode is sponsored […]

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3×11 – Adapting to Change

In this episode, Chuck takes a cue from the weather and talks about adapting to change. He also talks about velocity as a trailing metric, and how using yesterday’s weather as a forecasting tool has its limits. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. Sponsors are needed to help the podcast […]

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