5×4 – Company Growth Strategies

In today’s episode, Chuck talks a marketing topic: the 10 ways you can grow a business. He talks about what a company might gain from each strategy, using illustrative examples of each type. He also includes the podcast itself as a running example through the podcast. Photo by Nikola Jovanovic on Unsplash This episode is sponsored by our […]

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5×2 – The Relationship Ecosystem

In today’s episode, Chuck talks about the Relationship Ecosystem that Morag Barrett describes in her book Cultivate. It’s a model to classify work relationships into four categories: ally, supporter, rival, and adversary. In this episode, Chuck introduces the classifications. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. Sponsors are needed to help the podcast grow […]

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5×1 – STATIK

Starting season 5, Chuck talks about the STATIK framework to introduce Kanban as a delivery process. The framework comes from David Anderson’s book Kanban. 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 by Jeremy Thomas on Unsplash

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4×14 – Sparrow Decks

At Mile High Agile 2018, Mike Clement introduced Chuck to the idea of sparrow decks in Mike’s presentation about code smells. In this episode, Chuck talks about sparrow decks, what they are, and how they can be used to build an awareness of a distinction between two items. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. […]

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4×13 – Alternate Agile Certifications

At Mile High Agile 2018, Chuck talked to Mike Clement about the podcast’s agile certification series. From that conversation came the inspiration to talk about a couple alternatives, extending the ideas of Udacity’s nanodegrees and Seth Godin’s alt-MBA program. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. Sponsors are needed to help the podcast grow […]

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4×12 – Behavioral Interviews

Today, Chuck talks about how to recognize a fellow agilist using behavioral interview techniques. He also shares some wisdom of the crowd around good interview questions. This topic stems from an open space session he led at Mile High Agile 2018. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. Sponsors are needed […]

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4×11 – Mob Programming

This week, Chuck talks about the emerging practice of mob programming, in which a group of three or more people collaboratively write code around a single keyboard and monitor. While this may sound wasteful at first blush, the practice can accelerate learning. This episode is sponsored by our friends and generous backers on Patreon. Sponsors are needed […]

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