Agile for Humans with Ryan Ripley

Agile for Humans with Ryan Ripley

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112: Craft Brewed Agile with The Liberators
Apr 13 • 54 min
The Liberators (Barry Overeem and Christiaan Verwijs) joined Ryan Ripley and Todd Miller for an episode of Craft Brewed Agile on YouTube. We discussed building a consulting business, focusing on the things that bring you joy, and how authenticity can make…
111: Fixing Your Scrum on Aptera Live
Jan 27 • 64 min
Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) joined the Aptera Live team to discuss the release of his new book: Fixing Your Scrum – Practical Solutions to Common Scrum Problems. In this episode you’ll discover: How to Ryan and Todd wrote Fixing Your ScrumThe power of a…
110: How to Become a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) with Kim Brainard
Nov 18, 2019 • 80 min
Kim Brainard (@agilebrain1) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss her jouney to become a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) with Scrum Alliance. Kim Brainard Leading an Agile Workshop In this episode you’ll discover: How to become a CST with Scrum…
109: Agile Organizations with Melissa Boggs
Jul 16, 2019 • 53 min
Melissa Boggs (@HmngbirdAgility) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss her new role as co-CEO at Scrum Alliance, the power of cross-functional teams, and how to use HR practices in an agile world. Melissa Boggs – Chief Scrum Master at Scrum Alliance…
108: Professional Scrum with Kanban – Yuval Yeret
Jun 25, 2019 • 52 min
Yuval Yeret (@yuvalyeret) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss scrum and kanban sitting in a tree…along with the new Professional Scrum with Kanban course from Scrum.org In this episode you’ll discover: How flow metrics can help your teams…
107: Explore, Expand, Extract with Kent Beck
Apr 2, 2019 • 50 min
Kent Beck (@kentbeck) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss product development, Extreme Programming, certifications, and his new book on software design. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Kent Beck[/featured-image] In this episode you’ll…
106: Exploring User Experience and Scrum
Mar 25, 2019 • 51 min
Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) Gary Pedretti (@garypedretti) and User Experience expert Jeff Gothelf (@jboggie) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss how UX/UI designers can effectively work with Scrum Teams. [featured-image…
105: Agile Leadership and Management with Dave Dame
Feb 4, 2019 • 58 min
Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) Dave Dame (@DDame) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss agile leadership, management, and how leaders impact the way teams interact and work. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Professional Scrum Trainer (PST)…
104: Reactive vs Creative Leadership Stances
Jan 20, 2019 • 59 min
Wilbert Seele, Simon Bourk, Ralph Jocham, Sjoerd Kranendonk, and Guido Boskaljon joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss leadership, scrum training, and our impact on the world. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]An Amazing Morning in Ulm,…
103: Respecting Your Scrum and Agile Teams
Dec 10, 2018 • 58 min
Esther Derby (@estherderby) and Faye Thompson (@agilefaye) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss how to respect the agency of agile and scrum teams. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Respecting the…
102: The Influential Agile Leader
Oct 14, 2018 • 55 min
Johanna Rothman (@johannarothman) and Gil Broza (@gilbroza) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss the Influential Agile Leader. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Johanna Rothman and Gil Broza- Influential Agile Leader[/featured-image]…
101: Sprint Retrospective Ideas for Scrum Masters
Oct 8, 2018 • 53 min
David Faurio and Ben Kopel (@bckopel) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss Sprint Retrospective Ideas for Scrum Masters. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]David Faurio – Ryan Ripley – Ben Kopel[/featured-image] [callout] Ryan Ripley is…
100: Using Wardley Maps to Drive Improvement
Sep 20, 2018 • 44 min
Don Gray (@donaldegray) and Mike Coon (@mikeonitstuff) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss Wardley Maps, decision making at the leadership level, and how to visualize changes in your organization. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Don…
99: Improve Your Agile Hiring Practices
Sep 13, 2018 • 73 min
Zach Bonaker (@ZachBonaker) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss ways to improve your agile hiring practices when interviewing Scrum Masters and Agile Coaches. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Zach…
98: Humanizing the World of Work
Aug 29, 2018 • 60 min
Don Gray (@donaldegray) Barry Tandy (@BarryTandy) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss mindsets, frameworks, manifestos, and how to humanize the world of work. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Don…
97: PSM II An Advanced Scrum Master Course
Aug 7, 2018 • 28 min
Dave West (@davidjwest) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss scrum.org’s new offering: PSM-II – An Advanced Scrum Master Course. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Dave West CEO of Scrum.org[/featured-image] Dave is the CEO/product owner at…
96: An Agile Mindset of Learning and Growth
Jul 2, 2018 • 45 min
Esther Derby (@estherderby) and Faye Thompson (@agilefaye) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss an agile mindset and learning in the workplace. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Esther Derby on Learning[/featured-image] In this episode…
95: Exploring the 3 V’s of Product Ownership
Jun 3, 2018 • 39 min
Don McGreal (@donmcgreal) and Ralph Jocham (@rjocham) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss their new book The Professional Product Owner: Leveraging Scrum as a Competitive Advantage. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Ralph Jocham Presenting…
94: Professional Agile Coaching with Allison Pollard
May 20, 2018 • 48 min
Allison Pollard (@allison_pollard) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss professional agile coaching. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Allison Pollard – Agile Coach[/featured-image] In this episode you’ll discover: What professional coaching…
93: Women in Agile 2018
May 8, 2018 • 44 min
Billie Shuttpelz (@OopslandBillie), Cheryl Hammond (@bsktcase) and Joanna Vahlsing (@joannavahlsing) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss Women in Agile 2018. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Billie Shuttpelz – Agile Coach, Trainer, and All…
92: Systems Thinking in Agile
Apr 19, 2018 • 60 min
Joanne Perold (@joPerold) and Faye Thompson (@AgileFaye) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss human and systems thinking in the workplace. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Joanne Perold – Agile Coach and Certified Scrum…
91: Using Nexus to Scale Scrum
Mar 27, 2018 • 36 min
Patricia Kong (@pmoonk88) and Kurt Bittner (@ksbittner) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss Scrum.org’s Nexus Framework. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Scrum.org’s Kurt Bittner and Patricia Kong[/featured-image] In this episode you’ll…
90: Walking the Spine Model
Mar 19, 2018 • 45 min
Kevin Trethewey (@KevinTrethewey) and Danie Roux (@danieroux) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss the Spine Model and how to use it effectively with agile and scrum teams. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Danie Roux…
89: Training from the Back of the Room with Kim Brainard
Mar 12, 2018 • 36 min
Kim Brainard (@Agilebrain1) joined me (@RyanRipley) to explore training from the back of the room techniques and practices. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Kim Brainard Leading an Agile Workshop[/featured-image] Kim has over 8 years of Agile…
88: Coaching Beyond the Team with Esther Derby and Don Gray
Feb 22, 2018 • 23 min
Esther Derby (@estherderby) Don Gray (@donaldegray), and Faye Thompson (@agilefaye) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss their upcoming workshop Coaching Beyond the Team in Columbus, Ohio April 3rd – 5th, 2018. [featured-image…
87: Why Agile Isn’t Working with John Cutler
Feb 19, 2018 • 53 min
John Cutler (@johncutlefish) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss his article “Why Agile Isn’t Working” and what we can do about it. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]John Cutler[/featured-image] John is a multiple hat-wearer. Product…
86: Talking Scrum with Steve Porter
Feb 12, 2018 • 44 min
Steve Porter (@stevevporter) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss a wide variety of deep Scrum topics and approaches. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Steve Porter – Scurm.org[/featured-image] In this episode you’ll discover: Ways to think…
85: Unlearning for Agile Teams with Jessie Shternshus
Jan 20, 2018 • 27 min
Jessie Shternshus (@TheImprovEffect) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss how to help teams unlearn past habit and how to help new mental models take hold. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Jessie Shternshus[/featured-image] In this episode…
84: Ryan Ripley on the Scrum Master Toolbox Podcast
Jan 10, 2018 • 99 min
Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) recently joined Vasco Duarte (@duarte_vasco) on the Scrum Master Toolbox Podcast to discuss Agile Coaching and working with teams. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Vasco Duarte – Scrum Master Toolbox…
83: Create Your Successful Agile Project with Johanna Rothman
Jan 8, 2018 • 40 min
Johanna Rothman (@johannarothman) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss her new book: Create Your Successful Agile Project – Collaborate, Measure, Estimate, and Deliver [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Johanna Rothman – Create Your…
82: Coaching Beyond Agile with Pradeepa Narayanaswamy
Jan 2, 2018 • 35 min
Pradeepa Narayanaswamy (@NPradeepa) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss how she uses her agile superpowers for good as an infertility coach. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Pradeepa Narayanaswamy[/featured-image] Pradeepa is a…
81: The Scrum Guide Gets an Update with Dave West
Dec 4, 2017 • 21 min
Dave West (@davidjwest) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss the latest updates to the Scrum Guide. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Dave West hosting the Scrum Guild Update with Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland[/featured-image] Dave is the…
80: Agile NYC with Joe Krebs
Oct 30, 2017 • 39 min
Joe Krebs (@jochenkrebs) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss his podcast (Agile.FM), agile leadership, agile user groups and the impact of agile on organizations. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Joe Krebs Presenting at AgileNYC…
79: How to Build an Agile Podcast
Oct 20, 2017 • 59 min
Many people have written in and asked how to create an agile podcast. Chris Spangle joined Ryan Ripley to discuss how to build a podcast, the equipment it takes to get started, how to pick topics, and where to find listeners. [featured-image…
78: The Agile Coaching Summit 2017
Oct 16, 2017 • 28 min
Agilist from all over the country gathered for the Agile Coaching Summit in Chicago, Illinois at the Uptake offices to discuss agile coaching and how to have a greater impact on organizations and agile teams. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]The…
77: Agile Africa 2017
Sep 4, 2017 • 54 min
Don Gray (@donaldegray), Faye Thompson (@agilefaye), Joanne Perold (@joperold), Barry Tandy (@barrytandy), Regina Martins (@gianamar), Oz Chihwayi (@ozchihwayi), and Karl Fuchs (@karlofuchs) joined Ryan Ripley (@RyanRipley) to discuss agile coaching at…
76: Agile 2017 with Faye Thompson, Markus Silpala, and Amitai Schleier
Aug 21, 2017 • 51 min
Markus Silpala (@msipala), Faye Thompson (@agilefaye), and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined Ryan Ripley (@RyanRipley) to discuss their learnings from Agile 2017. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Markus Silpala and Amitai Schleier Hanging out at…
75: Agile Mindset in Context with Gil Broza
Aug 7, 2017 • 38 min
Gil Broza (@gilbroza) joined Ryan Ripley (@RyanRipley) to discuss agile mindset in context, fit for purpose, and how to help teams improve how they work. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Gil Broza – Author of The Agile Mindset[/featured-image] Gil…
74: The Past, Present, and Future of Scrum
Jul 31, 2017 • 76 min
Esther Derby (@estherderby), Tim Ottinger (@tottinge), Allen Holub (@allenholub), and Zach Bonaker (@zachbonaker) joined Ryan Ripley (@RyanRipley) to discuss the past, present, and future of Scrum. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]A High…
73: #NoEstimates on The Deliver It Cast
Jul 28, 2017 • 62 min
This week I bring #NoEstimates to Cory Bryan’s agile podcast – The Deliver It Cast. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Ryan Ripley Presenting #NoEstimates [/featured-image] For the past ten years, Ryan Ripley has worked on agile teams in…
72: Agile Product Management with John Cutler
Jul 17, 2017 • 50 min
John Cutler (@johncutlefish) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined Ryan Ripley (@RyanRipley) to discuss feature factories, outcomes, and excellent agile product management. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Product Manager John Cutler presenting…
71: Advanced Scrum with Ryan Ripley
Jul 3, 2017 • 78 min
This weeks episode is a recording of the Advanced Scrum session that I (@ryanripley) presented at the Path to Agility Conference 2017. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Ryan Ripley Presenting Advanced Scrum at #Path17[/featured-image] For the past…
70: Refactoring Agile with Chris Murman
Jun 24, 2017 • 45 min
Chris Murman (@chrismurman) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss Agile from an executive viewpoint and if it’s time to refactor agile. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]CHRIS MURMAN AT AGILE COACH CAMP 2017[/featured-image] Chris is constantly in…
69: Dynamic Teams with Allison Pollard and Barry Forrest
Jun 13, 2017 • 25 min
Allison Pollard (@allison_pollard) and Barry Forrest (@bforrest30) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss co-presenting at agile conference and advanced team dynamics. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]ALLISON POLLARD, AGILE COACH & CONSULTANT AND…
68: Agile Workshops with Kim Brainard and Bille Schuttpelz
May 31, 2017 • 34 min
Kim Brainard (@Agilebrain1) and Billie Schuttpelz (@OopslandBillie) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss how our brains work at the AgileIndy Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Billie Schuttpelz presenting at Agile…
67: Backlog Lumberjacks with Kalpesh Shah
May 22, 2017 • 23 min
Kalpesh Shah (@AgileBrightSpot) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss his work with Scrum Team at the AgileIndy Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Kalpesh Shah front and center with a few people in the back you may…
66: Modern Agile with Joshua Kerievsky
May 17, 2017 • 29 min
Joshua Kerievsky (@joshuakerievsky) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss Modern Agile at the AgileIndy Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Joshua Kerievsky Presenting Modern Agile[/featured-image] Joshua is the…
65: Agile Open Forum with Woody Zuill, Tim Ottinger, Amitai Schleier, and Zach Bonaker
May 8, 2017 • 71 min
Woody Zuill (@WoodyZuill), Tim Ottinger (@tottinge), Zach Bonaker (@ZachBonaker) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss a wide range of agile topics and principles. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Zach Bonaker…
64: Women in Agile Part 2 with Natalie Warnert
May 3, 2017 • 48 min
Natalie Warnert (@nataliewarnert) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss #womeninagile, seeking out diversity, and getting started in public speaking. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Natalie Warnert Presenting at A Conference[/featured-image] Natalie…
63: Agile Improv with Jessie Shternshus
Apr 24, 2017 • 42 min
Jessie Shternshus (@TheImprovEffect) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined Ryan Ripley (@RyanRipley) to discuss how improv skills can help make your agile teams awesome. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Jessie Shternshus[/featured-image] Jessie is…
62: Agile Testing with Lisa Crispin
Apr 17, 2017 • 44 min
Lisa Crispin (@lisacrispin) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss co-presenting at conferences, co-writing books, and agile testing. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Lisa Crispin and Janet Gregory Co-Presenting a…
61: Agile Musings with GeePaw Hill
Apr 10, 2017 • 60 min
GeePaw Hill (@GeePawHill) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss internal quality vs external quality, generating insights about software, and the dangers of dogma in agile software development. [featured-image…
60: Kickstarting Agility with Allen Holub
Mar 27, 2017 • 40 min
Allen Holub (@allenholub) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss his Kickstarter project: Agility with Allen: The Whole Caboodle. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Agility with Allen Holub[/featured-image] Allen is a trainer, writer, speaker, and coach…
59: Product Mastery with Geoff Watts
Mar 20, 2017 • 46 min
Geoff Watts (@geoffcwatts) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss Product Mastery. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Geoff Watts[/featured-image] Geoff is the founder of Inspect & Adapt Ltd and one of the most experienced and respected Scrum coaches in…
58: Agile Coaching Strategies with Llewellyn Falco
Mar 13, 2017 • 57 min
Llewellyn Falco (@llewellynfalco) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss Agile Coaching, types of coaching, hiring coaches, and some #MobProgramming. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Llewellyn Falco[/featured-image]…
57: The Leadership Gift with Joe Astolfi
Mar 6, 2017 • 48 min
Joe Astolfi (@joeastolfi) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss the Leadership Gift and how it’s impacted his relationships, career, and life. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Joe Astolfi Discussing the Leadership Gift Program[/featured-image] Joe is…
56: Women in Agile with Natalie Warnert
Feb 27, 2017 • 47 min
Natalie Warnert (@nataliewarnert) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss #womeninagile, seeking out diversity, capacity vs velocity, #NoEstimates, and more. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Natalie Warnert Presenting at…
55: Agile Certifications with Tom Cagley
Feb 20, 2017 • 48 min
Tom Cagley (@TCagley) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss the role and impact of certifications on the Agile movement. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Tom Cagley – Host of the SPaMCAST[/featured-image] Tom is a consultant, practitioner, and…
54: Make It Easy to Be Successful with Bryan Beecham
Feb 13, 2017 • 62 min
Bryan Beecham (@BillyGarnet) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss simplicity, continuous improvement, and modern agile. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Bryan Beecham Presenting on TDD and Refactoring[/featured-image] Bryan is a Consultant, Coach,…
53: Catching up with Zach Bonaker and Amitai Schleier
Feb 6, 2017 • 65 min
Zach Bonaker (@ZachBonaker) and Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss the monitization of agile, Agile Coach Camp 2016, and what does it actually mean to be an agile coach. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Agile Coach Camp…
52: Software Estimation with Steve McConnell
Jan 28, 2017 • 63 min
Steve McConnell (@stevemconstrux) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss #NoEstimates, how estimates help teams collaborate with stakeholders, and what professional estimation looks like on an agile team. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Steve…
51: Industrial Learning with Marian Willeke and Don Gray
Jan 23, 2017 • 46 min
Marian Willeke (@mhwilleke) and Don Gray (@donaldegray) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss industrial learning, how small experiments can lead to big changes, and how to structure workshops for the greatest possible impact. [featured-image…
50: Agile Ideas with Neil Killick
Dec 30, 2016 • 52 min
Neil Killick (@neil_killick) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss a wide variety of agile ideas including: “Shu-Ha-Ri”, Agile Management, #NoEstimates, and when software is “done”. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Neil Killick Presenting…
49: The State of Agile with Steve Denning
Oct 3, 2016 • 44 min
Steve Denning (@stevedenning) and Don Gray (@donaldegray) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss the current state of agile and how an agile mindset trumps processes and tools. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Steve Denning Presenting about Leadership…
48: How Project Managers Can Fit on Agile Teams
Sep 26, 2016 • 15 min
Justin Browder (@justin_browder) and Bryan Schoeff (@bryanschoeff) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss how project managers and developers can find common ground on Agile teams. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Justin Browder and Bryan Schoeff…
47: Agile Introspection with Jeremy Willets
Sep 12, 2016 • 14 min
Jeremy Willets (@jeremywillets) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss introspection, continuous learning, and life as an agile coach. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Jeremy Willets Presenting at The Path to Agility Conference – Copyright…
46: Agile Organizational Change with Doc Norton
Sep 5, 2016 • 17 min
Michael “Doc” Norton (@docondev) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss Organizational Change, Mindset Shifts, and Product Centric Organizations. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Doc Norton Presenting at The Path to Agility Conference – Copyright…
45: System Thinking and #NoEstimates with Chris Chapman
Aug 29, 2016 • 52 min
Chris Chapman (@derailleuragile) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss #NoEstimates, Lean, System Thinking, and Poutine. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Chris Chapman Coaching on Agile Practices[/featured-image] Chris is a #NoEstimates advocate, a…
44: Agile Thinking with Don Gray
Aug 22, 2016 • 40 min
Don Gray (@donaldegray) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss agile thinking, models, and frameworks. Of course we didn’t cover any of those topics…but we meant to. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Don Gray Conducting a Coaching Session – Copyright…
43: The Agile Mindset with Gil Broza
Aug 9, 2016 • 14 min
Gil Broza (@gilbroza) joined me (@RyanRipley) at The Path to Agility Conference (@cohaainfo) to discuss the agile mindset. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Gil Broza Presenting at The Path to Agility Conference 2016 – Copyright…
42: The Grows Method for Adopting Agile Software Develpoment
Jul 12, 2016 • 54 min
Andy Hunt (@PragmaticAndy), Jared Richardson (@JaredRichardson), and Don Gray (@DonaldEGray) joined me (@RyanRipley) to discuss the Grows Method for agile adoption. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Andy Hunt Presenting at The Path to Agility…
41: Discover to Deliver with Ellen Gottesdiener
Jul 7, 2016 • 17 min
Ellen Gottesdiener (@ellengott) joined me (@RyanRipley) at The Path to Agility Conference (@cohaainfo) to discuss the importance of discovery and delivery. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Ellen Gottesdiener Presenting at The Path to Agility…
40: The Responsibility Process with Christopher Avery
Jun 27, 2016 • 16 min
Christopher Avery (@ChristopherAver) joined me (@RyanRipley) at The Path to Agility Conference (@cohaainfo) to discuss responsibility. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Christopher Avery Presenting at The Path to Agility Conference 2016 – Copyright…
39: How Do You Become An Agile Coach?
Jun 23, 2016 • 79 min
Diane Zajac-Woodie (@AgileSquirrel), Zach Bonaker (@zachbonaker), and Amitai Schlair (@schmonz) joined me (@ryanripley) to discuss their paths to becoming agile coaches. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Zach Bonaker Presenting ‘The Deception of…
38: The Future of Scrum with Dave West
Jun 16, 2016 • 18 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Dave West Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) and Dave West (@davidjwest) got together at the Path to Agility Conference to discuss the future of Scrum. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false”]Dave West Presenting at The Path to…
37: Cost of Delay with Johanna Rothman
Jun 7, 2016 • 16 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Johanna Rothman Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) and Johanna Rothman (@johannarothman) got together at the Path to Agility Conference to discuss her new book – Diving for Hidden Treasures: Uncovering the Cost of Delay in Your…
36: Get Momentum with Jason Womack
Jun 1, 2016 • 15 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Jason Womack Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) and Jason Womack (@jasonwomack) got together at the Path to Agility Conference to talk about Jason’s latest book – “Get Momentum”. [featured-image single_newwindow=”false” alt=”Jason…
35: Data Driven Agile Coaching with Troy Magennis
May 19, 2016 • 48 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Troy Magennis Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) and Troy Magennis (@t_magennis) got together to discuss Troy’s upcoming Agile 2016 talks: Data Driven Coaching – Safely Turning Team Data Into Coaching Insights Forecasting Using Data –…
34: Agile Program Management with Johanna Rothman
May 12, 2016 • 48 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Johanna Rothman Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) and Johanna Rothman (@johannarothman) got together to discuss Johanna’s new book “Agile and Lean Program Management: Scaling Collaboration Across the Organization”. Johanna is known…
33: HR Insights with Esther Derby and Stacy Johnston
May 2, 2016 • 46 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Esther Derby, Stacy Johnston Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley), Esther Derby (@estherderby), and Stacy Johnston got together to discuss performance management, HR myths, annual reviews, and how teams can partner with their HR…
32: How to Improve Your Agile Conference Submissions
Apr 20, 2016 • 71 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Don Gray, Tim Ottinger, Amitai Schlair, Jason Tice Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley), Don Gray (@donaldegray), Tim Ottinger (@tottinge), Amitai Schlair (@schmonz), and Jason Tice (@theagilefactor) got together to discuss strategies…
31: Natural Software Development using #NoEstimates and Variable Length Sprints
Apr 6, 2016 • 63 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Ron Quartel, Amitai Schlair Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley), Ron Quartel (@agileagitator) and Amitai Schlair (@schmonz) got together to discuss a real live #NoEstimates project, variable length sprints, the power of the sprint…
30: Product Backlog Management with Tim Ottinger and Mark Davidson
Mar 27, 2016 • 65 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Tim Ottinger, Mark Davidson Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley), Tim Ottinger (@tottinge) and Mark Davidson (@AgileDelivery) got together to discuss the role of the Product Owner (PO) and Product Backlog Management. Topics ranged from…
29: Beyond Legacy Code with David Bernstein and Woody Zuill
Mar 11, 2016 • 59 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, David Bernstein, Woody Zuill Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley), David Bernstein (@tobeagile) and Woody Zuill (@WoodyZuill) got together to discuss legacy code, what it means to be a great programmer, test driven development, and how…
28: Where Does Work Come From?
Mar 5, 2016 • 66 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Don Gray, Tim Ottinger, Brad Rasmussen Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley), Don Gray (@donaldegray), Tim Ottinger (@tottinge), and Brad Rasmussen (@Rass30) got together to discuss “Where does work come from?”. The conversation moved in…
27: Mob Programming with Woody Zuill
Feb 24, 2016 • 62 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Amitai Schlair, Woody Zuill Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley), Amitai Schlair (@schmonz) and Woody Zuill (@WoodyZuill) got together to discuss Mob Programming (#MobProgramming). Mob programming involves the whole team working on the…
26: Agile Impressions and Errors with Jerry Weinberg
Feb 14, 2016 • 52 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Amitai Schlair, Jerry Weinberg Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley), Amitai Schlair (@schmonz) and Jerry Weinberg (@JerryWeinberg) got together to talk about how to be more self-aware, what it means to be a recovering perfectionist,…
25: What Did We Learn in 2015?
Feb 5, 2016 • 59 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Don Gray, Aaron Kopel, Tim Ottinger, Jason Tanner Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley), Don Gray (@donaldegray), Aaron Kopel (@aakopel), Tim Ottinger (@tottinge), and Jason Tanner (@JasonBTanner) got together via Skype to discuss their…
24: A Bonfire of Metaphors with Bill Caputo
Jan 12, 2016 • 59 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Bill Caputo Discussion Bill Caputo (@logosity) joined me (@RyanRipley) for a discussion about 12thprinciple.org – a site dedicated to the only principle in the agile manifesto that describes how teams should be organized: Build projects…
23: Remote Teams with Mark Kilby and David Horowitz
Dec 5, 2015 • 46 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Mark Kilby, David Horowitz Discussion Mark Kilby (@mkilby) and David Horowitz (@ds_horowitz) – CEO of Retrium (@RetriumHQ) – joined me (@RyanRipley) for a discussion about continuous improvement, retrospectives, and remote teams. Agile…
22: The Product Owner Role with Mark Davidson
Nov 14, 2015 • 67 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Tim Ottinger, Mark Davidson Discussion Tim Ottinger (@tottinge) and Mark Davidson (@agiledelivery) joined me (@RyanRipley) for a discussion about the Product Owner Role, #NoEstimates, Product Management, and the concept of “controlled…
21: Agility with Allen Holub
Nov 5, 2015 • 59 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Allen Holub Discussion Allen Holub (@allenholub) joined me (@RyanRipley) for a discussion about #NoEstimates, #NoManagement and what it truly means for an organization to adopt agility. Allen is a trainer, writer, speaker, and coach who…
20: #NoEstimates with Vasco Duarte
Oct 22, 2015 • 54 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Vasco Duarte Discussion Vasco Duarte (@duarte_vasco) joined Ryan Ripley (@RyanRipley) for a discussion about #NoEstimates. Vasco is the author of the #NoEstimates Book, Founder of Oikosofy, and host of the Scrum Master ToolBox Podcast.…
19: Human Refactoring with Bryan Beecham
Oct 14, 2015 • 69 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Amitai Schlair, Bryan Beecham Discussion Ryan Ripley (@RyanRipley) Amitai Schlair (@schmonz) and Bryan Beecham (@BillyGarnet) started the show by talking about the great impact that Tim Ottinger (@tottinge) has had on their lives and on…
18: Don’t Trust Ryan with Your Agile Laundry
Oct 6, 2015 • 43 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Esther Derby, Don Gray, Amitai Schlair Discussion Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) Esther Derby (@estherderby) Don Gray (@donaldegray) and Amitai Schlair (@schmonz) got together to discuss the vast topic of “trust”. We covered how to establish…
17: 5 Base Patterns to Guide Agile Teams
Sep 28, 2015 • 85 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Zach Bonaker, Dan Greening Discussion A rejuvenated Zach Bonaker (@zachbonaker) joined Dan Greening (@greening) and Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to talk about #NoEstimates and some of the limitations of not estimating work. We quickly…
16: Are You Mocking My Unit Tests?
Sep 19, 2015 • 90 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Amitai Schlair, Arlo Belshee Discussion Ryan Ripley (@RyanRipley) Amitai Schlair (@schmonz) and Arlo Belshee (@arlobelshee) covered one of the most diverse agendas ever covered on the podcast. We started with a discussion about scaling…
15: The USS Agile Enterprise
Sep 9, 2015 • 60 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Tim Ottinger, Don Gray Discussion Ryan Ripley (@RyanRipley) Tim Ottinger (@tottinge) and Don Gray (@donaldegray) got together to talk about the word “enterprise”. Quite a few connotations were thrown around: inertia, masses of people,…
14: Agile in a Galaxy Far Far Away
Aug 31, 2015 • 52 min
[featured-image single_newwindow=”false”] Hosts Ryan Ripley, Aaron Griffith Discussion Aaron Griffith (@aaron_griffith) is a member of the Hunter #mobprogramming team, agile speaker, and #NoEstimates enthusiast. He joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to talk…
13: When Does an Agile Team Need a Coach?
Aug 26, 2015 • 50 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Zach Bonaker, Amitai Schlair Discussion It’s a miracle that this episode happened. Zach Bonaker (@zachbonaker) got lost in an English bog, Amitai Schlair (@schmonz) was wandering in Guatemala and Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) was nearly…
12: Agile Experiments with Woody Zuill
Aug 18, 2015 • 64 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Zach Bonaker, Woody Zuill Discussion Woody Zuill (@WoodyZuill) joined Zach and Ryan to talk about experimentation in Agile. Woody talked about his early experiences in the workforce and the need to investigate. These experiences taught…
11: Agile Lean Coffee for Humans
Aug 8, 2015 • 100 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Victor Bonacci, Jon Jorgensen Discussion This episode is a cross-over between The Agile Coffee Podcast and Agile for Humans. Victor and Jon host Agile Coffee and do a great job of cultivating interesting topics and engaging guests. Not…
10: FAST Agile with Ron Quartel
Jul 29, 2015 • 49 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Ron Quartel Discussion Ron Quartel (@AgileAgitator) is an agile coach, blogger (blog.agileagitator.com) and the creator of the FAST Agile framework. The FAST Agile (www.fast-agile.com) is a combination of Open Space Technology, Scrum,…
8: A Show Full of Hosts
Jul 18, 2015 • 49 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Victor Bonacci Discussion Victor is an independent consultant who hosts the Agile Coffee Podcast. He helped organize this years Agile Coach Camp US West in California, and participates in many local events on the west coast. We started…
7: Lessons from #NoEstimates Critics
Jul 9, 2015 • 39 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Zach Bonaker, Tim Ottinger Discussion We opened the discussion by defining the critic’s view against #NoEstimates: Estimates are natural, ubiquitous, useful, and unavoidable in practical life and in business. Estimates are an important…
6: Rebooting XP and #MobProgramming
Jul 4, 2015 • 81 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, JB Rainsberger, Amitai Schlair Discussion Amitai started our night with a recap of his experiences at the Problem Solving Leadership (PSL) course led by Esther Derby and Jerry Weinberg. The PSL course teaches leaders how to think and…
5: A Panel Discussion on #NoEstimates
Jun 24, 2015 • 66 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, George Dinwiddie, Neil Killick, JB Rainsberger Discussion #NoEstimates means many different things to many different people. The group defined #NoEstimates as a conversation around when estimates are appropriate and to which level of…
4: Agile transformations with Bob Galen
Jun 18, 2015 • 57 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley, Amitai Schlair, Bob Galen Discussion Agile isn’t simple anymore. We talked at length about the added complexity that has emerged in the agile community and the impact on transformations and projects. Amitai offered a lean start-up…
3: Agile is a Cancer
Jun 7, 2015 • 61 min
Hosts Ryan Ripley and Zach Bonaker Discussion Zach is an independent consultant who recently posted a provocative article called: “The Subversion of Agile: Agile is a Cancer”. We discussed his post, talked about what the cancer is in the community that…
2: The Life of an Agile Consultant
May 30, 2015 • 58 min
Agile for Humans is a podcast dedicated to the individuals and interactions that make agile work. Hosts George Dinwiddie, Ryan Ripley, Amitai Schlair Discussion First up was a lively discussion about the life of a consultant. Amitai and George represented…
1: My Agile is Better Than Your Agile
May 4, 2015 • 46 min
This week I’m excited to share episode one of the “Agile for Humans” podcast. This is a regular podcast hosted by a rotating group of agilists who take on various topics and issues. I’m working on getting a site setup for the podcast, but for now you can…