Episode 157 - Continually Improving Ourselves

As we charge into a new decade, Bob and Josh discuss what they are working on personally and professionally. Do any of these areas of focus resonate with you? What are you working on this year?  Let's discuss!

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Get FREE agile coaching on Josh's new live stream.  If you ever wanted to hear how our co-hosts would answer your individual question, this is your chance!  Friday mornings, Josh hosts a free live stream on Twitch where you can bring your questions and challenges to the table.  Josh, the community, and sometimes Bob, will be there to help you.  Check it out at twitch.tv/kazi_io

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Episode 156 - Transforming Leadership with The Agile Wire

Bob and Josh join the hosts from The Agile Wire podcast to discuss transformational (a word that created instant debate 😀) leadership. Big thanks to the Jeffs (Bubolz & Maleski) for letting us hang out and discuss such an interesting topic. Needless to say, you should check out their other episodes!

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Get FREE agile coaching on Josh's new live stream.  If you ever wanted to hear how our co-hosts would answer your individual question, this is your chance!  Friday mornings, Josh hosts a free live stream on Twitch where you can bring your questions and challenges to the table.  Josh, the community, and sometimes Bob, will be there to help you.  Check it out at twitch.tv/kazi_io

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Episode 155 - Become a Great Leader

Leadership is challenging, but we're here to help. There are too few examples of what truly great leadership looks like, so Bob and Josh provide a window into how a great leader operates. What other glimpses into great leadership do you have?  Let's discuss!

More from our hosts:
Get FREE agile coaching on Josh's new live stream.  If you ever wanted to hear how our co-hosts would answer your individual question, this is your chance!  Friday mornings, Josh hosts a free live stream on Twitch where you can bring your questions and challenges to the table.  Josh, the community, and sometimes Bob, will be there to help you.  Check it out at twitch.tv/kazi_io

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  • The AgilePacks team is excited to offer a 20% off discount code on your first purchase of an AgilePacks kit. There's a Starter and a Pro option to fit you and your team's needs. Simply enter METACAST at checkout to save.  Get your discount here.


Episode 154 - Keeping It Simple

How simple are your processes? How simple is your architecture?  Take a look around your organization, and you'll find that unnecessary complexity abounds.  This episode digs into ways in which you and your organization can make your life easier through simplification.

More from our hosts:
Get FREE agile coaching on Josh's new live stream.  If you ever wanted to hear how our co-hosts would answer your individual question, this is your chance!  Friday mornings, Josh hosts a free live stream on Twitch where you can bring your questions and challenges to the table.  Josh, the community, and sometimes Bob, will be there to help you.  Check it out at twitch.tv/kazi_io

Spread The Word: 
Love our content? Help us out by sharing on social media, rating our podcast/episodes on iTunes, or by giving to our Patreon campaign.  Every time you give, in any way, you empower our mission of helping as many agilists as possible.  Thanks for sharing!

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  • The AgilePacks team is excited to offer a 20% off discount code on your first purchase of an AgilePacks kit. There's a Starter and a Pro option to fit you and your team's needs. Simply enter METACAST at checkout to save.  Get your discount here.


Episode 153 - The Lost Art of Curiosity

Bob and Josh get curious about curiosity. Yes, that was cheesy.  Deal with it...  :)

Anyways, we dig into the numerous ways that curiosity can benefit both you and your team.  We'd love to hear how curiosity helped you.  While you're in the giving mood, we'd love your help with the form mentioned below!

Help Our Research:
We'd love your insight and feedback on this topic.  As mentioned in the episode, your help in filling out this anonymous curiosity questionnaire would be fantastic!!!

More from our hosts:
Get FREE agile coaching on Josh's new live stream.  If you ever wanted to hear how our co-hosts would answer your individual question, this is your chance!  Friday mornings, Josh hosts a free live stream on Twitch where you can bring your questions and challenges to the table.  Josh, the community, and sometimes Bob, will be there to help you.  Check it out at twitch.tv/kazi_io

Spread The Word: 
Love our content? Help us out by sharing on social media, rating our podcast/episodes on iTunes, or by giving to our Patreon campaign.  Every time you give, in any way, you empower our mission of helping as many agilists as possible.  Thanks for sharing!

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  • The AgilePacks team is excited to offer a 20% off discount code on your first purchase of an AgilePacks kit. There's a Starter and a Pro option to fit you and your team's needs. Simply enter METACAST at checkout to save.  Get your discount here.


Episode 152 - How To Join A Company

Coming off our recent "leave the nest & land safely series", a listener asked us to discuss the best way to join a new company.  Bob and Josh share some tips, along with a few mistakes they made as they started new roles throughout their careers.  What mistakes have you made?  What tricks do you use to join effectively?  Let's discuss!

BONUS CONTENT:
As mentioned in this episode, here is the video from Red Hat Agile Day 2019.

More from our hosts:
Get FREE agile coaching on Josh's new live stream.  If you ever wanted to hear how our co-hosts would answer your individual question, this is your chance!  Friday mornings, Josh hosts a free live stream on Twitch where you can bring your questions and challenges to the table.  Josh, the community, and sometimes Bob, will be there to help you.  Check it out at twitch.tv/kazi_io

Spread The Word: 
Love our content? Help us out by sharing on social media, rating our podcast/episodes on iTunes, or by giving to our Patreon campaign.  Every time you give, in any way, you empower our mission of helping as many agilists as possible.  Thanks for sharing!

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  • The AgilePacks team is excited to offer a 20% off discount code on your first purchase of an AgilePacks kit. There's a Starter and a Pro option to fit you and your team's needs. Simply enter METACAST at checkout to save.  Get your discount here.


Episode 151 - The Importance of Diversity

Coming out of our previous episodes, Bob and Josh realized we needed to discuss the importance of diversity. Take a listen as we cover the numerous types of diversity (both the kind you can and the kind you can't see) and how they improve your teams and their delivery.  Let's discuss as you share your diversity initiatives and challenges with everyone!

More from our hosts:
Get FREE agile coaching on Josh's new live stream.  If you ever wanted to hear how our co-hosts would answer your individual question, this is your chance!  Friday mornings, Josh hosts a free live stream on Twitch where you can bring your questions and challenges to the table.  Josh, the community, and sometimes Bob, will be there to help you.  Check it out at twitch.tv/kazi_io

Spread The Word: 
Love our content? Help us out by sharing on social media, rating our podcast/episodes on iTunes, or by giving to our Patreon campaign.  Every time you give, in any way, you empower our mission of helping as many agilists as possible.  Thanks for sharing!

Sponsor Links:
  • The AgilePacks team is excited to offer a 20% off discount code on your first purchase of an AgilePacks kit. There's a Starter and a Pro option to fit you and your team's needs. Simply enter METACAST at checkout to save.  Get your discount here.


Episode 150 - A Celebration

We made it!  Thanks to all of our listeners and supporters, from all corners of the globe.  Bob and Josh are excited to share our 150th episode with you.  We don't dig into too deep on any traditional topics.  Instead, we celebrate the community we all built together!

More from our hosts:
Get FREE agile coaching on Josh's new live stream.  If you ever wanted to hear how our co-hosts would answer your individual question, this is your chance!  Friday mornings, Josh hosts a free live stream on Twitch where you can bring your questions and challenges to the table.  Josh, the community, and sometimes Bob, will be there to help you.  Check it out at twitch.tv/kazi_io

Spread The Word: 
Love our content? Help us out by sharing on social media, rating our podcast/episodes on iTunes, or by giving to our Patreon campaign.  Every time you give, in any way, you empower our mission of helping as many agilists as possible.  Thanks for sharing!

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  • The AgilePacks team is excited to offer a 20% off discount code on your first purchase of an AgilePacks kit. There's a Starter and a Pro option to fit you and your team's needs. Simply enter METACAST at checkout to save.  Get your discount here.


Episode 149 - Make Big Decisions as a Team

We see so many organizations struggle to nail the key decisions that shape their future.  Why?  In this episode, Bob and Josh show you how to engage in healthy dialog across your entire organization.  This dialog ensures you land on the best possible option for each decision.

More from our hosts:
Get FREE agile coaching on Josh's new live stream.  If you ever wanted to hear how our co-hosts would answer your individual question, this is your chance!  Friday mornings, Josh hosts a free live stream on Twitch where you can bring your questions and challenges to the table.  Josh, the community, and sometimes Bob, will be there to help you.  Check it out at twitch.tv/kazi_io

Spread The Word: 
Love our content? Help us out by sharing on social media, rating our podcast/episodes on iTunes, or by giving to our Patreon campaign.  Every time you give, in any way, you empower our mission of helping as many agilists as possible.  Thanks for sharing!

Sponsor Links:
  • The AgilePacks team is excited to offer a 20% off discount code on your first purchase of an AgilePacks kit. There's a Starter and a Pro option to fit you and your team's needs. Simply enter METACAST at checkout to save.  Get your discount here.


Episode 148 - Landing Safely

We wrap up our three-part series that we're affectionately referring to as the "leave the nest and land safely" episodes.  In episodes 146 & 147, we aggressively kicked you out of the nest, and in this episode, we arm you with tools to make sure you land safely in your next gig.  What tricks do you already have in your toolbelt?  Let's discuss!

More from our hosts:
Get FREE agile coaching on Josh's new live stream.  If you ever wanted to hear how our co-hosts would answer your individual question, this is your chance!  Friday mornings, Josh hosts a free live stream on Twitch where you can bring your questions and challenges to the table.  Josh, the community, and sometimes Bob, will be there to help you.  Check it out at twitch.tv/kazi_io

Spread The Word: 
Love our content? Help us out by sharing on social media, rating our podcast/episodes on iTunes, or by giving to our Patreon campaign.  Every time you give, in any way, you empower our mission of helping as many agilists as possible.  Thanks for sharing!

Sponsor Links:
  • The AgilePacks team is excited to offer a 20% off discount code on your first purchase of an AgilePacks kit. There's a Starter and a Pro option to fit you and your team's needs. Simply enter METACAST at checkout to save.  Get your discount here.