Agile for Humans with Ryan Ripley

A Podcast Devoted to Agile Product Delivery

About the show

Agile for Human with Ryan Ripley is a weekly podcast dedicated to the individuals and interactions that make agile work. Our goal is to help you create safe and collaborative working environments where people are empowered to do their best work.

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  • 65: Agile Open Forum with Woody Zuill, Tim Ottinger, Amitai Schleier, and Zach Bonaker

    May 8th, 2017  |  1 hr 11 mins

    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 Presen...

  • 64: Women in Agile Part 2 with Natalie Warnert

    May 3rd, 2017  |  48 mins 54 secs

    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] Nata...

  • 63: Agile Improv with Jessie Shternshus

    April 24th, 2017  |  42 mins 33 secs

    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...

  • 62: Agile Testing with Lisa Crispin

    April 17th, 2017  |  44 mins 13 secs

    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 Con...

  • 61: Agile Musings with GeePaw Hill

    April 10th, 2017  |  1 hr 19 secs

    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.

  • 60: Kickstarting Agility with Allen Holub

    March 27th, 2017  |  40 mins 57 secs

    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,

  • 59: Product Mastery with Geoff Watts

    March 20th, 2017  |  46 mins 36 secs

    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...

  • 58: Agile Coaching Strategies with Llewellyn Falco

    March 13th, 2017  |  57 mins 12 secs

    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] L...

  • 57: The Leadership Gift with Joe Astolfi

    March 6th, 2017  |  48 mins 39 secs

    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...

  • 56: Women in Agile with Natalie Warnert

    February 27th, 2017  |  47 mins 27 secs

    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 ...

  • 55: Agile Certifications with Tom Cagley

    February 20th, 2017  |  48 mins 26 secs

    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,

  • 54: Make It Easy to Be Successful with Bryan Beecham

    February 13th, 2017  |  1 hr 2 mins

    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,

  • 53: Catching up with Zach Bonaker and Amitai Schleier

    February 6th, 2017  |  1 hr 5 mins

    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 Ca...

  • 52: Software Estimation with Steve McConnell

    January 28th, 2017  |  1 hr 3 mins

    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 McCo...

  • 51: Industrial Learning with Marian Willeke and Don Gray

    January 23rd, 2017  |  46 mins 45 secs

    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.

  • 50: Agile Ideas with Neil Killick

    December 30th, 2016  |  52 mins 38 secs

    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 #NoEstim...