How can you follow Agile principles with a distributed / remote team? Several high-profile coaches and speakers in the Agile world say it isn’t possible. But in this episode, Molood Noori points out that the whole ethos of Agile is about embracing change, and being unwilling to adapt to the future of work is, in that sense, the least Agile thing you can do.
In today’s ever-changing business world, only those who learn are able to thrive. Doubly so when it comes to building and leading remote teams – everyone is still figuring out how to do it! Enter Tammy Bjelland, serial founder of remote companies and expert in the art of learning.
How can you figure out the best way to be metrics-driven when performance happens over several different disciplines? How to develop disciplined focus without stifling creativity? And what are the best ways for a remote leader to build a peer group online? TimeDoctor’s co-founder Liam Martin tells us all about his strategy.
What’s a good blueprint for remote managers to follow if they want to delegate more responsibility and help their team members grow? How does a star manager solve team conflict and deal with the “brilliant jerk” scenario? Buffer’s VP of Engineering, Katie Womersley, talks to us about her management philosophy.
Welcome to the DistantJob Podcast, a show where we interview the top remote leaders, picking their brains on how to build and lead remote teams
Do leaders need to hold themselves to a higher standard in written communication? How can you make sure everyone on a team is making their ideas heard? Christian McCarrick shares his experience as the VP of Engineering at globally distributed Autho0 in this week’s episode of the DistantJob Podcast
What does it look like when a company is naturally born remote? Gonçalo Silva, the CTO at Doist – makers of Todoist and Twist – tells us about this, how it influenced his career path, hiring approach, and much more in this week’s episode of the DistantJob Podcast
On this episode of the DistantJob podcast, we have a conversation with Marcello Bonatto, co-founder of Re:Coded, where we talk about cultural differences, the value that remote work can bring to struggling communities, and how to set up your remote employees for success.
On this episode of the DistantJob Podcast, we’re proud to present Victoria Haidamus, Product Manager at Officeless and Startae.
Episode 09 – In this episode of the DistantJob podcast, we talk to Nassim Kammah. Nassim works at Mailchimp as their Engineering Manager, and is at the cutting edge of the conversation about remote leadership and working with a hybrid remote/co-located company.