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Forming Self-Selected Teams - How to Create Happy, Empowered, and Effective Teams

Posted by Amber King  on  May 14, 2017 Posted by Amber King Jesse Huth  on  May 14, 2017

Amber King and Jesse Huth share from their experience at Opower where 40 engineers were allowed to self-select six teams that would work on new projects.

15:40

The Age of the Self-Managed Organization

Posted by Doug Kirkpatrick  on  Apr 08, 2017 4 Posted by Doug Kirkpatrick  on  Apr 08, 2017 4

Doug Kirkpatrick discusses self-management: creating an organization without bosses and titles, being agile and innovative, and creating strategic business advantages.

18:46

What is Business Agility?

Posted by Steve Denning  on  Apr 01, 2017 Posted by Steve Denning  on  Apr 01, 2017

Steve Denning discusses the three laws that are key to sustaining business agility: the law of the customer, the law of the small team and the law of the network.

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Why Too Much Choice Is Killing Your Company

Posted by Edward Scotcher  on  Mar 26, 2017 Posted by Edward Scotcher  on  Mar 26, 2017

Edward Scotcher looks at the science of the choices people make and how to avoid the politics and power games that get in the way of ideas realization.

53:19

Enabling Awesome Engineering Teams

Posted by Alexandre Freire  on  Mar 25, 2017 1 Posted by Alexandre Freire  on  Mar 25, 2017 1

Alexandre Freire discusses what his team has learned through experiments, from the very fundamentals of what a team needs to be successful to Modern Agile engineering techniques.

49:06

Building a Data Science Capability from Scratch

Posted by Victor Hu  on  Mar 23, 2017 Posted by Victor Hu  on  Mar 23, 2017

Victor Hu covers the challenges, both technical and cultural, of building a data science team and capability in a large, global company.

38:16

Punishment-Driven Development

Posted by Louise Elliott  on  Mar 12, 2017 2 Posted by Louise Elliott  on  Mar 12, 2017 2

Louise Elliott discusses why people tend to blame and punish others, the impact of self-­blame, the unintended results from punishment, and the alternatives to punishment, which get real results.

43:45

Next-gen Start-up Cultures: Innovating as You Grow

Posted by Jim Plush  on  Mar 09, 2017 Posted by Jim Plush  on  Mar 09, 2017

Jim Plush discusses specific culture initiatives, team structures and management ideals that have worked for his team at CrowdStrike, their virtual team structure, the culture team and more.

44:16

Social Coding for Effective Teams and Products

Posted by Phil Haack  on  Mar 01, 2017 Posted by Phil Haack  on  Mar 01, 2017

Phil Haack discusses the secret ingredient to great teams and products, usually misnamed "soft" skills, and how they help teams be more effective, backing all of it with hard data.

46:45

Creating a Collaborative Culture between Dev & Ops

Posted by Pedro Canahuati  on  Feb 22, 2017 Posted by Pedro Canahuati  on  Feb 22, 2017

Pedro Canahuati discusses some of the ways the Production Engineering (PE) team at Facebook has worked on building a collaborative culture between the software and operations teams.

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Listen with Your Eyes – Non-Verbal Communication for Agile Teams

Posted by Helen Lisowski  on  Feb 12, 2017 Posted by Helen Lisowski  on  Feb 12, 2017

Helen Lisowski introduces the body language field, explaining how to recognize some common behaviors and how to start using it every day.

55:49

Following Your Fear: How to Do the Things You've Always Wanted to Do

Posted by Todd Charron  on  Feb 05, 2017 Posted by Todd Charron  on  Feb 05, 2017

Todd Charron explains how to avoid fear paralysis and turn it into action, creating a safe fearless environment.

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