Sat, 23 February 2013
Welcome to the Software Process and Measurement Cast 226!
The Software Process and Measurement Cast 226 features my interview with John Hunter. We talked about his new book Management Matters: Building Enterprise Capability. A great interview with someone who has an amazing perspective on the world! Jo Ann Sweeney also stopped in to talk about the Worth Working Summit . . . I was one of the speakers and higly recommend checking it out!
John Hunter combines technology with management expertise to improve the performance of organizations. He has served as an information technology program manager for the American Society for Engineering Education, the Office of Secretary of Defense Quality Management Office and the White House Military Office.
In 2013, he published his first book - Management Matters: Building Enterprise Capability.
John currently lives in Malaysia and serves as a senior facilitator for The W. Edwards Deming Institute and a senior consultant for Hexawise. He also write blogs for both of those organizations in addition to <a href="http://www.curiouscatblog.net/">authoring many other blogs</a>.
John created and operates one of the first, and still one of the most popular, management resources on the internet. He continues to use the internet to aid managers in their efforts to improve their organizations. His blog is widely recognized</a> as a valuable resource for leaders and managers.
He is the founder and CEO of Curious Cat ltd., managing over 20 web sites on management, software development, investing, engineering, travel and other topics.
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The Software Process and Measurement Cast 227 will wrap up my essay titled "Underperforming Agile?" What should you do if you have embraced Agile and it is not embracing you back?
Direct download: SPaMCAST_226_-_John_Hunter_Management_Matters_Worth_Working_Summit.mp3
Category:Management -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT