The Weekly ReBoot - feat. Andy Kelk CTO of Marketplacer!

Andy Kelk is the CTO of Marketplacer :  a platform which enables their customers to create all types of marketplaces.

He created his own podcast! FEEL  - Finding Engaged and Empathetic Leaders podcast

https://feelpodcast.org/

I really enjoyed our chat, I always look forward to running into Andy at conferences and events, he often presents on interesting topics, and we’ve done a double act of MC’ing 1st conference for the last couple of years which is always fun. 

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Alexandra Stokes
The Weekly ReBoot - Mini Hack #10 - #NoEstimates please

Welcome to the weekly reboot your regular Friday debrief coming from the agile community here in Melbourne and beyond, today another mini hack, and I estimate it’s going to be..roughly 9 mins long. It might be 6 but it could be longer, even 10 or 12. Can’t really say right now, we’ll see how we go... 

So yes that’s right today we are talking about a hot topic which is estimating! 

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Alexandra Stokes
The Weekly ReBoot - Mini Hack #5 What's our Cadence?

This week on The Weekly ReBoot another mini hack! We know that there’s a lot of people out there that are in organisations that insist on doing Big Up Front Design for large pieces of work, in the name of reducing risk, we believe that is flawed and inherently more risky.

Learn how you can ask ‘What’s our Cadence?’ in a way that helps move those big lumbering projects with their Big Up Front Design into something more Agile.

We have a special offer for 12 lucky people that want to sharpen their development skills

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Alexandra Stokes
The Weekly ReBoot - Mini Hack #3 Small Smaller Smallest

This week on The Weekly ReBoot another mini hack! This time we talk about the five reasons why breaking things into small things make us perform better as a team, and why bringing that mindset (which is truly one of the key parts of an agile mindset) to everything you do, makes you a super useful asset for any team.

Discover why the best things come in Tiny packages!

Thanks to Dave Grohl for his contribution: Dave Grohl plays Tiny Dancer

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Alexandra Stokes
The Weekly ReBoot - Bonus Episode! Tom Varsavsky Chief Engineering Officer of REA Group

Tom Varsavsky is the Chief Engineer of REA Group, the global force behind digital real estate giant realestate.com.au . He oversees a community of over 600 technologists and represents tech at the exec level. It was great to talk to Tom about his adjustment to the role, what it takes to grow and sustain a high performing engineering culture and capability as REA has grown.

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Alexandra Stokes
The Weekly ReBoot - Bonus Episode! Rowan Bunning

Rowan Bunning joined us via Hangout in Sydney, we kindly gave up some time to talk to us about what he sees happening in the Agile community in Australia and Globally. Some of the anti-patterns we see in the trenches as well as what’s interesting in terms of new ideas, concepts, and books.

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Alexandra Stokes
The Weekly ReBoot - Bonus Episode! Adrian Fittolani

It was delightful to have Adrian on The Weekly ReBoot as our final special guest bonus episode for 2018. Adrian is well known in the Agile community in Melbourne (and beyond) and brings his authenticity and passion to everything he does. Working with Adrian is a joy, and his genuine enthusiasm and capabilities are certainly unique among senior accomplished leaders of digital teams and companies. He’s a no B.S. guy and he just wants the best for people and teams and is striving to help us be better.

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Alexandra Stokes
The Weekly ReBoot - Bonus Episode! Ed Wong

Today we talk to Ed Wong AKA @Littlehelper who runs Tabar who are well known for a bunch of Australian conferences and events. He is a quiet achiever in the Agile community and a real contributor to sharing of knowledge and collaborating across many platforms companies, independents and experts in the industry. It was great and fun, as always, to chat to Ed.


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The Weekly ReBoot - Week 8

This week we talk about reflections, articles and blogs without ads (the scourge of our eyeballs) some good books and people to follow and the merits of email. It’s near the end of the year and things are getting loose! Many rabbits went down holes.

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Alexandra Stokes