Business Agility


Business Agility / The Guardian Podcast

Agile or Agility; Chef or Cook? In the latest edition of the Guardian Podcast, I talk with Stephen Townsend of the ‘The Project Management Institute’ or PMI as it is often known. Stephen is back for a second time on the podcast to discuss the release of the ‘PMI Pulse of the Profession in-depth reports: Achieving Greater Agility and The Drivers of Agility’. It’s a really good conversation and...

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Business Agility / The Guardian Podcast

The Project Management Institute & Agility are the topic on this version of The Guardian Podcast with Ryn Melberg. Ryn welcomes Stephen Townsend of the Project Management Institute or PMI as it is often known back for a second time  to discuss the release of the PMI Pulse of the Profession in-depth reports: Achieving Greater Agilityand The Drivers ofAgility. According to Ryn,” I know that many of us, including me,...

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Business Agility / cyber security / Governance / The Guardian Podcast

The Guardian Podcast Top Ten Most Listened to Shows. The Guardian Podcast has been on the ‘air’ and available to listeners with an interest in Agile, Scrum, SAFe, Lean and other issues of corporate governance for over 2 years. There are now 82 separate programs. Below are the top ten most listened to on iTunes. They are listed along with a write up about that show....

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Business Agility / The Guardian Podcast

Lean-Agile & How Speed of Delivery Affects Quality.  Authors Mary and Tom Poppendieck were recently guests on the Guardian Podcast with Ryn Melberg (www.rynmelberg.com). The Guardian Podcast can be heard on iTunes, Sound Cloud and on www.rynmelberg.com. Working together as a married couple and coming from different professional backgrounds, Tom described the business partnership he and Mary enjoy as “their retirement hobby.” While many retired...

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Mary and Tom Poppendieck are the authors of four different books about Lean and Agile. Business Agility / The Guardian Podcast

Mary & Tom Poppendieck Discuss Agile & Lean On The Guardian Podcast. In the latest edition of The Guardian Podcast with Ryn Melberg, two authors with a great deal of experience and insight are both on hand. Mary & Tom Poppendieck have written four books about Lean and Agile. While these are what they describe as ‘retirement adventures’ both were and are accomplished professionals. Mary Poppendieck...

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The Agile Makeover Checklist will help answer this question. Business Agility

The Agile Makeover Checklist By Ryn “The Guardian” Melberg. Please answer these questions to find out if you need a makeover. There is a numeric score associated with each answer. The higher your score the more likely it is you need some help.   1. Does your business/organization attract and retain the top talent in the field? a. Yes__ (1) b. No __ (3) c. I’m...

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If you are made to work weekends then you almost definitely need an Agile makeover. Business Agility / The Guardian Podcast

Does Your Business Need an Agile Makeover and How to Know. The term ‘makeover’ generally means new clothes, hair, house or a car. But there is no reason to limit the term to those personal items and Ryn Melberg does not. On the latest edition of the Guardian Podcast with Ryn Melberg, she answers the question does your organization or business need an Agile makeover. Do...

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Business Agility / The Guardian Podcast

The New Agile Practice Guide The Result of a Great Collaboration.  The Guardian Podcast with Ryn Melberg welcomed Stephen Townsend of the Project Management Institute or PMI during her most recent podcast. Stephen is the Director, Global Alliances & Networks at the Project Management Institute.  He spoke to Ryn from the Agile Alliance Conference in Orlando, Florida about the new Agile Practice Guide that will...

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Business Agility / The Guardian Podcast

On this edition of the Guardian Podcast with Ryn Melberg, Ryn talks with Stephen Townsend of the Project Management Institute or PMI as they are also known. Steve is the Director, Global Alliances & Networks at the Project Management Institute and spoke to Ryn directly from the Agile Alliance Conference in Orlando, Florida about the upcoming release of the Agile Practice Guide and the work...

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Business Agility / The Guardian Podcast

Psychological Safety for Agile Teams: Who Gets Voted Off the Island? The premise of the long running television reality program ‘Survivor’ is part of the culture; outlast, outwit, outplay is the program’s mantra. Take those same three words and make them the foundation for a team of any type and prepare to fail. That is just part of the lessons from the latest edition of...

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