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Anders Wallgren on the State of Agile & DevOps and the Vital Role Culture Plays

Interview with Anders Wallgren on  Nov 17, 2015

Anders reflects on the state of agile, the importance of DevOps and the critical role that culture plays in successful organizational transformations. He also discusses the Electric Cloud products.


David Mole on Self Selecting Teams and Drive

Interview with David Mole on  Nov 13, 2015 1

David Mole talks about implementing Spotify inspired squads and tribes at Trade Me, as well as the results of experiments in self-selection of teams and inspiration from the work of Daniel Pink.


Gil Broza on the Agile Mindset

Interview with Gil Broza on  Nov 10, 2015

Gil talks about his new book The Agile Mind-set which is aimed at exploring the the thinking that makes Agile processes work and helping teams and individuals achieve success through people and teams. He explains the intent behind some of the agile practices and gives advice on how to apply them most effectively.


Mik Kersten on Current and Future ALM Trends

Interview with Mik Kersten on  Nov 07, 2015

Mik Kersten talks about current and future trends in ALM and the support for approaches like large scale Agile, DevOps, Docker, Big Data, functional languages and the Internet of Things.


Mark Levison on Why Scrum Alone is Not Enough

Interview with Mark Levison on  Nov 05, 2015 1

Maek Levison discusses why Scrum alone is not enough for team and organisational change. The Scrum framework needs to be complimented by additional tools and practices in order to achieve lasting meaningful change. He provides examples of different practices which can be added in different contexts.


Bas Vodde and Craig Larman on Large Scale Scrum

Interview with Bas Vodde and Craig Larman on  Nov 04, 2015

Bas Vodde and Craig Larman talk about Large Scale Scrum (LeSS), its origins, and the focus on simplicity, as well as the corresponding website and their new book "Large-Scale Scrum: More with LeSS”.


Adam Weisbart on Improv, Magic and Fun on Agile Teams

Interview with Adam Weisbart on  Nov 01, 2015

Adam Weisbart talks about using improv and magic to make Agile more fun and shares a bunch of practical tools and resources that should be of interest to anybody leading or coaching an Agile team.


Dan Greening on Chaos Theory and Agile Base Patterns

Interview with Dan R. Greening on  Oct 29, 2015 1

Dan Greening talks about agile teams as complex adaptive systems and identifies five "base patterns" which are necessary for sustainable agility in an organization. Three of these are team-level patterns, the other two are organization-level.


Manny Gonzalez on Joining the Scrum Alliance and Future Directions

Interview with Manny Gonzalez on  Oct 24, 2015

MAnny Gonzalez was recently appointed as the CEO of the Scrum Alliance. He discusses the current state of the Scrum Alliance and presents his vision for the organisation in the future, changing the worl of work for the better. He talks about some of the initiatives the Scrum Alliance is undertaking and what they mean for the members of the organisation.


Jeff Patton on User Story Mapping and Product Management

Interview with Jeff Patton on  Oct 23, 2015

Jeff Patton talks about his book "User Story Mapping" and the background and approaches to the story mapping process as well as upcoming trends in relation to product management.


Dominica DeGrandis on Dealing with a World of Uncertainty (Especially in Ops)

Interview with Dominica DeGrandis on  Oct 18, 2015

Dominica DeGrandis talks about bringing visibility to the workflow, reducing cycle time, setting priorities right, what is real firefighting, and how Kanban and DevOps are the perfect marriage.


Linda Rising on Visiting Menlo Innovations and Constant Learning

Interview with Linda Rising on  Oct 14, 2015

Linda Rising talks about her experiences visiting Menlo Innovations, exploring the reasons why the Joy, Inc culture works and what is special about the environment. She describes the way they do and do not apply practices from agile software development and how they have created a culture of continuous learning.

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