Kalpesh is the Director of Agile Transformation at IntraEdge Inc., as well as a public speaker, trainer, and coach. He helps organizations transition to the Agile way of working, employs Lean Product Development approaches, and instills a Lean Startup mindset. His latest passion is Culture Hacking via continuous experimentation, which promotes innovative thinking, extends openness, and brings design thinking into teams.
In this episode you’ll discover:
- The dangers and risks of turning teams in to backlog lumberjacks
- Experimenting with the boundaries of Scrum for fun and profit
- Why engineers needs to see the value of the work they are doing
Links from the show:
- Kalpesh’s Stand-up Poker: www.standuppoker.com
- Beyond User Stories: Taking Your Team to the Next Level of Awesome
- Connect with Kalpesh on linkedin
Eric Ries defines a startup as an organization dedicated to creating something new under conditions of extreme uncertainty. This is just as true for one person in a garage or a group of seasoned professionals in a Fortune 500 boardroom. What they have in common is a mission to penetrate that fog of uncertainty to discover a successful path to a sustainable business.
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