Episode 25: Dean Leffingwell, Director and Chief Methodologist at Scaled Agile, Inc.

In this episode of AgileNEXT, Dean Leffingwell, joins Daniel and Stephen and talks to us about Scaling Agile and the SAFe methodology he founded.  Some topics include: Lean, Kanban, Scrum, FLOW, and the move toward unbranded Agility The origins of and evolution of SAFe Startups Indiana Jones ride at Disney AgileNEXT Bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/deanleffingwell Dean Leffingwell, a forty-year […]

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Episode 24: Vinod Kumar, Solution Architect (Cloud and Data) Microsoft

In this episode of AgileNEXT, Vinod Kumar joins Daniel and Stephen and talks to us about Agile, India, tech and the community. Some topics include: Agile Teams The role of tools The Indian market The Agile Community AgileNEXT Bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/vinodkumar6 Currently an Architect at Microsoft Technology Center, Bangalore. Have been Application Developer, Database Administrator, R&D, Release cycles […]

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Episode 23: Natalie Warnert, Agile Transformation Coach at Salesforce

In this episode of AgileNEXT, Natalie Warnert joins Daniel and Stephen and talks to us about Agile and the community. Some topics include: Agile Transformation Coaching Women in Agile AgileNEXT Bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/natalie-warnert-ma-spc-csp-37548019 As a developer turned Agile coach, I understand and embrace what it takes to build great products. My extensive experience in Agile methods and user […]

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Episode 22: Tom Friend, Agile Consultant

In this episode of AgileNEXT, Thomas Friend joins Daniel and Stephen and talks to us about Agile and the community. Some topics include: Lessons learned serving in the military that translate to Agile The Military’s use of Agile (using Agile to get the bad guys!) The Agile Community AgileNEXT Bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/thomasfriend Tom is an Agile Consultant and […]

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Episode 21: Jacob Creech, Assurity Consulting Ltd

In this episode of AgileNEXT, Jacob Creech joins Daniel and Stephen and talks to us about agile and scaling. Some topics include: Scaling Agile The Agile Community Lean Startup The Market for Agile overseas AgileNEXT Bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jcreech From Jacob: I have a variety of experience working in a range of different industries in New Zealand, China […]

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Episode 19: Pinal Dave, SQL Authority

In this episode of AgileNEXT, Pinal Dave joins Daniel and Stephen to discuss startups, the Indian market,  and what is in store for agile NEXT.  Some topics include: Startups in India CI Corporate Culture Remote working Blogging Bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/pinaldave Pinal has been a part of the industry for more than eleven years.  During his career he has worked […]

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Episode 18: Jean Russell, Pioneer of Thrivability

In this episode of AgileNEXT, Jean Russell joins Daniel and Stephen to discuss her thesis of Thrivabillity what is in store for agile NEXT.  Some topics include: What is Thrivabillity Transforming corporate culture Corporate Innovation Agile Coaching Bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/spinorb Jean Russell is a culture hacker, facilitator, speaker, and writer. Jean navigates clients through the crucial questions of creating and […]

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Episode 17: Mitch Lacey – Agile Software Practitioner, Coach and Author

In this episode of AgileNEXT, Mitch Lacey joins Daniel and Stephen to discuss his work at Microsoft and what is in store for agile NEXT.  Some topics include: Parenting and Agile How to get buy-in with teams by selling the value of practices Coming clean with Agility and Organizational Development Luke Skywalker for POTUS 2016 — Bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mitchlacey […]

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Episode 16: Ian McFarland, CTO, Pear Therapeutics

In this episode of AgileNEXT, Ian McFarland joins Daniel and Stephen to discuss his agile journey.  Some topics include: Agile in Startups/Silicon Valley Agile in a regulated environment Agile in the Government Agile at Scale What is next for Agile — Bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ian-mcfarland-53912 Ian McFarland is an entrepreneur and technologist. He’s the Founder and Chairman of Neo, a leading […]

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