The Weekly ReBoot - Bonus Episode! - Erin at Spotify in New York

Erin lives in New York at Spotify! Complete with New York sirens in the background we talk about what it’s like working there.


Having the scale that Spotify has requires the need for smooth execution to increase the likely-hood of success and coaching is one way to help with that.


Erin comments that the Technical Engineering practices of Envato -  a place where we both have worked in the past - were of a high standard, so we have high expectations of software development teams, and there’s a mix at Spotify.


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The Weekly ReBoot - Week 5

This week we talked hack events, internal learning conferences, some Agile in real life, a dash of culture and why presentation packs are a bad way to communicate, Agile Australia submissions and a special guest!

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The Weekly ReBoot - Bonus Episode! 10 years of Scrum and Agile meetup Reflections

Last weekend Alex spoke along with many other agilitists at the 10 year birthday of the Scrum and Agile Meetup that Martin Kearns originally started and many more have continued as a learning community. Now over 4500 people belong to this meetup and some amazing offspring of this community have been the many talks, and conferences and gatherings and conversations had over the years.

Alex recorded herself talking on her reflections since 2010 in the morning sessions.

Tune in and enjoy!

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The Weekly ReBoot - Bonus Episode! Mike Coon

Mike Coon is @Mikeonitstuff at Twitter and describes himself as a Symmathecist of teams and organisations. Interested in Diversity and Inclusion, Strategy, Agility, DevOps, Code as Craft and a better industry and society.

We caught up with Mike for a great interview where he discusses his view on Big Consultancies working with small consultancies, coaches and contractors on and in Agile Transformations.

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The Weekly ReBoot - Week 3

This week we were very bloggy in general, plus we include the tail end of a conversation I had with Mike Coon, catch the full conversation in our Bonus Episode. We talked about Mob Programming, Dress Codes, Glenn Davies’ rebellions against suits and can you believe we’re STILL talking about big consultancies delivering Agile Transformations?!

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The Weekly ReBoot - Week 2

This week we talked plenty of podcasts: Michael Feathers, David Marquet, Reasons to be Cheerful. Remote working, spontaneous celebration, forcing collaboration and we also caught up with Murray Robinson who attended the Agile Coaches and Consultants meet up on Wednesday.

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The Weekly ReBoot - Week 1

Welcome to the weekly ReBoot, your Friday de-brief of things we’ve heard and seen coming from the agile community here in Melbourne and beyond. 


This is our first episode, have a listen and hopefully you get something interesting to read or share. Off we go. 

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