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Culture and Happiness in Virtual Teams

Posted by Floyd Marinescu  on  Dec 10, 2013 2

Floyd Marinescu shares how the virtual teams behind InfoQ.com and QCon are run; Processes, tools, & mindset needed to succeed in a completely virtual work environment that delivers happiness and alignment. Each practice is explained in the context of how it fosters purpose, autonomy, mastery, and a sense of progress.

52:20

Building a Culture Where Software Projects Get Done

Posted by Greg Brockman  on  Dec 05, 2013 1

Greg Brockman shares Stripe's principles powering their software projects and the culture instilled to avoid the usual software engineering traps: failed rewrites, delayed timelines, etc.

39:11

Pushing a Rope: Implementing Innovation Programs

Posted by Ted Tencza  on  Nov 01, 2013

Ted Tencza shares lessons learned innovating at Atlassian and Bigcommerce, including programs that worked (FedEx/ShipIt/Hackathons, 20% time) and programs that failed (dedicated Innovation Team).

42:03

Do Agile Methods Contain the Seeds of Their Own Destruction? (Safety and Our Ability to Learn from Failure)

Posted by Amr Elssamadisy  on  Oct 10, 2013 1

Amr Elssamadisy explores the link between safety and success of agile methods, explaining what can be done to change the culture of an organization to create a base where agile methods can flourish.

40:40

Culture Hacking: The Prospect of Magnificence

Posted by Jim McCarthy  on  Oct 09, 2013

Jim McCarthy discusses culture hacking, a distinct kind of culture engineering, expressing a particular hacker ethos, an ethos originating in the world of software hacking, promoting freedom, openness, and embodying rationality and design elegance.

01:00:20

The Game of Team Culture

Posted by Dan Mezick  on  Sep 04, 2013

Daniel Mezick explains how to deliver happiness through the intentional design and implementation of good-game mechanics inside your team. Work is BROKEN when it is not fun to play. In this session, we provide tools for playing an all-new game of engagement and team learning.

48:56

Yanking Business into Testing – with Lots of Vegetables

Posted by Gojko Adzic, Lukas Oberhuber  on  Jul 03, 2013

Gojko Adzic, Lukas Oberhuber discuss how the thinking around the role of tests and testing evolved, the problems the team faced and the decisions they took to overcome technical and cultural issues.

49:36

Confessions of an Agile Addict

Posted by Ole Friis Østergaard  on  May 16, 2013

Ole Friis Østergaard discusses software development addictions: becoming aware of them, controlling them, getting rid of bad habits by admitting them and changing through practice.

01:09:41

API Conf Panel: The Future of Music APIs

Posted by Andrew Mager, Paul Osman, Evan Stein, Kevin Nelson  on  May 12, 2013

Andrew Mager, Paul Osman, Evan Stein and R. Kevin Nelson share from their experience introducing a music API culture into their companies and developing such APIs.

51:51

Adopting Continuous Delivery

Posted by Jez Humble  on  Mar 07, 2013 1

Jez Humble addresses the most important factors in implementing continuous delivery: organizational, architectural and process.

50:42

Hacking Culture

Posted by Jesse Robbins  on  Feb 27, 2013

Jesse Robbins explains how to evangelize & overcome cultural resistance to change while sharing his own painfully funny lessons on how not to do it.

Managing Resistance to Change

Posted by Jason Little, Andrew Annett  on  Jan 23, 2013

Jason Little and Andrew Annett explain different behavior models helping to understand resistance to change, where it comes from and how to encourage the desired behaviors.

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