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Bob Galen and Josh Anderson use their decades of coaching experience to power your organization's need for agility and scale. If our 200+ episodes don't have what you need, ask us a question and we'll help you out!

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Meta-Cast Bob Galen & Josh Anderson

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    • 4.6 • 42 Ratings

Bob Galen and Josh Anderson use their decades of coaching experience to power your organization's need for agility and scale. If our 200+ episodes don't have what you need, ask us a question and we'll help you out!

This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis:

Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy

    Mastering Technical Debt: Strategies for Sustainable Software Development

    Mastering Technical Debt: Strategies for Sustainable Software Development

    In Season 2, Episode 25 of The Meta-Cast Podcast, hosts Josh Anderson and Bob Galen engage in a deep dive into the challenges and strategies surrounding technical debt in software development. The episode unpacks the inevitability of technical debt, its impact on team morale, and the necessity of pragmatic management over elimination. The discussion also touches on the critical role of leadership in recognizing, addressing, and mitigating technical debt through informed decision-making and strategic engineering practices.

    Stay Connected and Informed with Our NewslettersJosh Anderson's "Leadership Lighthouse"
    Dive deeper into the world of Agile leadership and management with Josh Anderson's "Leadership Lighthouse." This bi-weekly newsletter offers insights, tips, and personal stories to help you navigate the complexities of leadership in today's fast-paced tech environment. Whether you're a new manager or a seasoned leader, you'll find valuable guidance and practical advice to enhance your leadership skills. Subscribe to "Leadership Lighthouse" for the latest articles and exclusive content right to your inbox.
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    Bob Galen's "Agile Moose"
    Bob Galen's "Agile Moose" is a must-read for anyone interested in Agile practices, team dynamics, and personal growth within the tech industry. The newsletter features in-depth analysis, case studies, and actionable tips to help you excel in your Agile journey. Bob brings his extensive experience and thoughtful perspectives directly to you, covering everything from foundational Agile concepts to advanced techniques. Join a community of Agile enthusiasts and practitioners by subscribing to "Agile Moose."
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    We publish video versions of every episode and post them on our YouTube page.
    Help Us 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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    • 44 min
    Consent-Based Leadership with Jessica Katz

    Consent-Based Leadership with Jessica Katz

    In Episode 24, The Meta-Cast Podcast delves into the innovative concept of poly labor and the importance of consent-based leadership. Jessica Katz, a leader, entrepreneur, and advocate for ethical workplace culture, joins hosts Josh Anderson and Bob Galen to explore how embracing whole humans and understanding complex people systems can transform organizational dynamics. The episode provides actionable insights into building a culture that accepts and thrives on the multifaceted nature of its employees, aiming for a collaborative negotiation of relationships within the workplace.

    Stay Connected and Informed with Our NewslettersJosh Anderson's "Leadership Lighthouse"
    Dive deeper into the world of Agile leadership and management with Josh Anderson's "Leadership Lighthouse." This bi-weekly newsletter offers insights, tips, and personal stories to help you navigate the complexities of leadership in today's fast-paced tech environment. Whether you're a new manager or a seasoned leader, you'll find valuable guidance and practical advice to enhance your leadership skills. Subscribe to "Leadership Lighthouse" for the latest articles and exclusive content right to your inbox.
    Subscribe here
    Bob Galen's "Agile Moose"
    Bob Galen's "Agile Moose" is a must-read for anyone interested in Agile practices, team dynamics, and personal growth within the tech industry. The newsletter features in-depth analysis, case studies, and actionable tips to help you excel in your Agile journey. Bob brings his extensive experience and thoughtful perspectives directly to you, covering everything from foundational Agile concepts to advanced techniques. Join a community of Agile enthusiasts and practitioners by subscribing to "Agile Moose."
    Subscribe here
    Do More Than Listen:
    We publish video versions of every episode and post them on our YouTube page.
    Help Us 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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    • 33 min
    Transforming Product Leadership: Insights from Christopher Lee

    Transforming Product Leadership: Insights from Christopher Lee

    In Episode 23, The Meta-Cast Podcast delves into the intricacies of product leadership and the hurdles organizations face in fostering effective leadership dynamics. Guest Christopher Lee, a seasoned product management coach, alongside hosts Josh Anderson and Bob Galen, explores the common pitfalls where leaders misattribute issues to their teams rather than introspecting their roles. The conversation spans from the critical need for executive coaching to the significance of having candid discussions with leaders about their pivotal role in transformations. Additionally, they touch on the nuances of adapting product leadership principles across different contexts and the importance of tactical execution alongside strategic planning.
    Empowered Product Teams…Really? — RGalen Consulting
    Stay Connected and Informed with Our NewslettersJosh Anderson's "Leadership Lighthouse"
    Dive deeper into the world of Agile leadership and management with Josh Anderson's "Leadership Lighthouse." This bi-weekly newsletter offers insights, tips, and personal stories to help you navigate the complexities of leadership in today's fast-paced tech environment. Whether you're a new manager or a seasoned leader, you'll find valuable guidance and practical advice to enhance your leadership skills. Subscribe to "Leadership Lighthouse" for the latest articles and exclusive content right to your inbox.
    Subscribe here
    Bob Galen's "Agile Moose"
    Bob Galen's "Agile Moose" is a must-read for anyone interested in Agile practices, team dynamics, and personal growth within the tech industry. The newsletter features in-depth analysis, case studies, and actionable tips to help you excel in your Agile journey. Bob brings his extensive experience and thoughtful perspectives directly to you, covering everything from foundational Agile concepts to advanced techniques. Join a community of Agile enthusiasts and practitioners by subscribing to "Agile Moose."
    Subscribe here
    Do More Than Listen:
    We publish video versions of every episode and post them on our YouTube page.
    Help Us 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!



    This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis:

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    • 42 min
    Navigating Deadlines in Agile: Strategies for Success

    Navigating Deadlines in Agile: Strategies for Success

    In Season 2, Episode 22, Josh Anderson and Bob Galen tackle the contentious issue of handling project deadlines within an Agile framework. They address the common misconception that dates are inherently problematic in Agile environments, arguing instead for the necessity and reality of deadlines in business. Through a lively discussion, they explore strategies for integrating deadlines into Agile practices in a way that adds value and fosters collaboration between teams and leadership, rather than creating division or frustration.
    Subscribe to Josh's newsletter, The Leadership Lighthouse, to get world-class leadership thoughts twice a week.

    Stay Connected and Informed with Our NewslettersJosh Anderson's "Leadership Lighthouse"
    Dive deeper into the world of Agile leadership and management with Josh Anderson's "Leadership Lighthouse." This bi-weekly newsletter offers insights, tips, and personal stories to help you navigate the complexities of leadership in today's fast-paced tech environment. Whether you're a new manager or a seasoned leader, you'll find valuable guidance and practical advice to enhance your leadership skills. Subscribe to "Leadership Lighthouse" for the latest articles and exclusive content right to your inbox.
    Subscribe here
    Bob Galen's "Agile Moose"
    Bob Galen's "Agile Moose" is a must-read for anyone interested in Agile practices, team dynamics, and personal growth within the tech industry. The newsletter features in-depth analysis, case studies, and actionable tips to help you excel in your Agile journey. Bob brings his extensive experience and thoughtful perspectives directly to you, covering everything from foundational Agile concepts to advanced techniques. Join a community of Agile enthusiasts and practitioners by subscribing to "Agile Moose."
    Subscribe here
    Do More Than Listen:
    We publish video versions of every episode and post them on our YouTube page.
    Help Us 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!



    This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis:

    Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy

    • 28 min
    Compassionate Leadership: The Journey Towards Understanding

    Compassionate Leadership: The Journey Towards Understanding

    In this episode, Bob Galen and Josh Anderson, alongside discussions on personal challenges, explore the profound impact of compassion in leadership. They delve into self-compassion as a foundational element and how understanding personal and team challenges can lead to a more empathetic leadership approach. The episode emphasizes the importance of caring personally for your team and the reciprocal nature of compassion in fostering a supportive and motivated work environment.


    This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis:

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    • 25 min
    Unlocking Leadership Strength Through Vulnerability

    Unlocking Leadership Strength Through Vulnerability

    Season 2, Episode 20 of The Meta-Cast Podcast, features hosts Bob Galen, Josh Anderson, and guest Davidson Hang discussing vulnerability's pivotal role in leadership. They delve into personal stories, the impact of admitting weaknesses, and how vulnerability fosters a culture of trust and growth. The episode emphasizes that leaders embracing vulnerability can inspire teams, promote transparency, and enhance collective problem-solving and innovation.
    Meet Davidson:
    Davidson Hang
    Meet Davidson Hang, the modern-day Renaissance man redefining the sales and coaching game. From rubbing shoulders with tech titans at LinkedIn and Udemy to coaching executives to unlock their full potential, Hang's story isn't just about climbing the career ladder—it's about crafting a life of purpose and passion. Growing up without the silver spoon, Hang's fascination with personal growth and leadership wasn't born out of privilege, but out of necessity. As an Executive Life Coach, he's paying it forward, empowering others to chart their own paths to success.
    Hang is a master connector, effortlessly bringing together minds and hearts in spaces where mentorship thrives and ideas flourish. His unique ability has led him to spark conversations and ignite change with his thought-provoking books like "Redefining Masculinity" and "The Great Pause." His insights have made him a sought-after guest on countless corporate stages and podcasts, solidifying his status as a true thought leader
    Davidson's Website
    Davidson's Facebook page
    @davidsonhangofficial on Instagram
    @davidsonh87 on Twitter
    Davidson on YouTube

    Stay Connected and Informed with Our NewslettersJosh Anderson's "Leadership Lighthouse"
    Dive deeper into the world of Agile leadership and management with Josh Anderson's "Leadership Lighthouse." This bi-weekly newsletter offers insights, tips, and personal stories to help you navigate the complexities of leadership in today's fast-paced tech environment. Whether you're a new manager or a seasoned leader, you'll find valuable guidance and practical advice to enhance your leadership skills. Subscribe to "Leadership Lighthouse" for the latest articles and exclusive content right to your inbox.
    Subscribe here
    Bob Galen's "Agile Moose"
    Bob Galen's "Agile Moose" is a must-read for anyone interested in Agile practices, team dynamics, and personal growth within the tech industry. The newsletter features in-depth analysis, case studies, and actionable tips to help you excel in your Agile journey. Bob brings his extensive experience and thoughtful perspectives directly to you, covering everything from foundational Agile concepts to advanced techniques. Join a community of Agile enthusiasts and practitioners by subscribing to "Agile Moose."
    Subscribe here
    Do More Than Listen:
    We publish video versions of every episode and post them on our YouTube page.
    Help Us Spread The Word: 
    Love our content? Help us out by sharing on social media, rating our podcast/episodes on iTunes, or by...

    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
42 Ratings

42 Ratings

Hoz12 ,

Agile GOAT

My favorite podcast when it comes to all things agile. One of the best. Has helped me grown in all aspects of my job as an agile leaders.

CatherineB_GRB ,

All around great podcast

I found this podcast when I first started learning about Agile and have followed it since - it’s been a great resource for leadership, Agile and other IT topics. I recommend it to everyone I work with.

Midaslife ,

Enjoying the Agile conversation with Bob

I’m not from the IT world, and I recently (and accidentally) discovered Agile as a project-management approach. I am enjoying the perspective of Agile solutions can be to ANY complex problem that benefits from breaking down by a team where all the players have input arriving a the solution. Bob

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