Episode 53

54: Make It Easy to Be Successful with Bryan Beecham


February 13th, 2017

1 hr 2 mins 2 secs

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About this Episode

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, Trainer, Speaker, Guitarist, Human Refactor guide, Idea Generator, Teacher, and Continuous Learner. His energetic style engages audiences to help to unlock creativity, trigger learning, and have fun interacting with new ideas. He speaks passionately about technology and his positive energy is contagious.

In this episode you’ll discover:

  • The importance of simplicity and how it impacts your work
  • How psychological safety empowers your team
  • Why continuous improvement is the goal

Links from the show:

[callout]Imagine you’re in a game with one objective: a bestselling product or service. The rules? No marketing budget, no PR stunts, and it must be sustainably successful. No short-term fads. This is not a game of chance. It is a game of skill and strategy.

And it begins with a single question: given competing products of equal pricing, promotion, and perceived quality, why does one outsell the others?

The answer doesn’t live in the sustainably successful products or services. The answer lives in those who use them.

Click here to purchase on Amazon.[/callout]

[reminder]How do you help your teams learn? Please share your thoughts in the comment section.[/reminder]





Want to hear another podcast about the life of an agile coach? — Listen to my conversation with Zach Bonaker, Diane Zajac-Woodie, and Amitai Schlair on episode 39. We discuss growing an agile practice and how coaches help create the environments where agile ideas can flourish.

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