podcast

  • Keeping True to Process – 7×9

    In this episode, Chuck talks about keeping true to process, and ways agile coaches and scrum masters can help their teams avoid abandoning process when things get difficult. This is […]

  • The getKanban Game – 7×8

    In this reprise of a 2015 episode from the first incarnation of the Agile Chuck Wagon, Chuck describes the game getKanban. It’s used to teach people how to use Kanban […]

  • Flow Efficiency – 7×7

    Chuck talks about how this Kanban metric can be used by scrum teams to improve their velocity. Flow efficiency is touch time divided by time in process.

  • Lent – 7×6

    On today’s episode, Chuck talks about Lent and sacrifice. He talks about how agile teams can apply this idea for continuous improvement.

  • Development Managers at the Daily Standup – 7×5

    Today, Chuck brings a controversy from work to the podcast. He makes a case for the ability for development managers to attend daily standup. He talks about the policy that […]

  • OKR – 7×4

    In this episode of the Agile Chuck Wagon, Chuck talks about objectives and key results. This framework is useful when cascading goals down to others.

  • Deliberate Practice – 7×3

    Chuck talks about Anders Ericsson’s research in his book Peak. He explains why deliberate practice is better than just good enough, for both skill improvement and mastery. He explains deliberate […]

  • Only Handle It Once – 7×2

    This short episode introduces the short OHIO framework for handling information only once using the 4 T’s (tackle it, task it, toss it, transfer it).

  • Zig Ziglar’s Wheel of Life – 7×1

    Chuck Season 7 starts with Chuck talking about a personal retrospective technique. It’s based on Zig Ziglar’s 7 spokes on his Wheel of Life. The idea is that people are […]

  • Season 6 Retrospective – 6×16

    Chuck briefly recalls the last season.