Month: August 2017

  • Surprisal – 2×06

    Today, Chuck talks about surprisal, a concept from information theory that can help agilists quantify risk. He discusses what a bit is in terms of Shannon’s theory, and how to […]

  • Accuracy versus Precision – 2×05

    In this episode, Chuck talks about the difference between accuracy and precision. This distinction can be important to scrum masters and others who concern themselves with metrics. This episode is […]

  • The Podcast and the Patreon

    Chuck released a video detailing the benefits of sponsoring the Agile Chuck Wagon. The podcast is being released under the freemium pricing strategy, which means that the Agile Chuck Wagon […]

  • Bases of Power – 2×04

    Today, Chuck talks about the French-Raven theory of the six bases of power: legitimate, reward, coercive, expert, referent, and informational. He talks about how leaders can use more effectively use […]

  • Accepting Difficult Feedback – 2×03

    Chuck talks about techniques for accepting difficult feedback in this episode. He talks about ways to put aside your feelings about it in order to hear the gift of insight […]

  • SCARF threat model – 2×02

    In this episode, Chuck introduces listeners to the SCARF threat model, and how threats to our status, certainty, autonomy, relatedness, and fairness impact our ability to listen and engage with […]