Joe’s Favourite Podcasts (2018 Edition)

I commute. 75 minutes each way, every day. That's 2½ hours every day of otherwise slack  time which I like to fill in with some sort of learning, which come from various podcasts I've picked up over the years. Here's my current list, in alphabetical order... Agile Uprising Topics: Software, Agile Website: http://podcast.agileuprising.com/ Interviews with … Continue reading Joe’s Favourite Podcasts (2018 Edition)

Culture-Driven Team Building Capstone: Week 2

Tony Morales Interview Process for forming a consulting team: Forming the consulting team happens on a case by case basis, as it depends upon the industry, function, and available people Team is formed of principals, executives and residents at Inter-Growth, staff members, researchers, and experts Experts are one of: Functional experts (e.g. have deep experience … Continue reading Culture-Driven Team Building Capstone: Week 2

Culture-Driven Team Building Capstone: Week 1

I’m studying the course Culture-Driven Team Building Capstone on Coursera. These are my revision notes for week 1. Tony Morales Interview Intergrowth: a global leadership advisory firm helping with talent and organisation issues, such as executive search, executive coaching, leadership development, organisational design, risk, culture transformation, strategy Tony is a senior consultant at Intergrowth Logistics … Continue reading Culture-Driven Team Building Capstone: Week 1

Culture, Ethnography, Grounded Theory and the Effectiveness of Stand-ups

Late last year (the end of 2016), Andy Parker and I were talking about a frustrating problem common to many senior people in teams: how to improve or positively affect the people we work with so that we were all happier and more effective? These discussions have lead me through one of the more intensive … Continue reading Culture, Ethnography, Grounded Theory and the Effectiveness of Stand-ups

Culture-Driven Team Building

Since March 2017, Andy Parker and I have been studying the Culture Driven Team Building specialisation from the University of Pennsylvania (delivered through Coursera). The specialisation is composed of 5 different month-long courses. I have published blogs containing detailed study notes for all these courses. This post collects links to all those blog posts in … Continue reading Culture-Driven Team Building