50 episodes

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

    • Business
    • 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

    Strategic Sprint Reviews: How to Boost Team Morale and Stakeholder Buy-In

    Strategic Sprint Reviews: How to Boost Team Morale and Stakeholder Buy-In

    Bob Galen and Josh Anderson delve into the transformative potential of sprint reviews. They explore how these sessions can be more than mere progress checks, emphasizing their role in stakeholder engagement, team motivation, and strategic alignment. The episode provides actionable insights into conducting effective reviews that captivate and educate both team members and stakeholders, ensuring everyone is aligned with the team’s goals and contributions.
    Pre-register for Josh's live "Ultimate Guide to Product Planning" course: https://maven.com/forms/668338

    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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    • 38 min
    Are You Sabotaging Your Leadership? Time Management Blunders to Correct

    Are You Sabotaging Your Leadership? Time Management Blunders to Correct

    In the enlightening Episode 30 of The Meta-Cast Podcast, hosts Bob Galen and Josh Anderson dive deep into the common time mismanagement issues faced by leaders. They discuss the typical areas where leaders waste time and contrast these with where they should ideally invest their efforts to maximize efficiency and effectiveness. The episode offers valuable insights, practical advice, and relatable anecdotes that guide leaders on optimizing their time for better organizational and personal outcomes.
    Why You’re Not Growing as a Leader and How to Fix It - In this edition of "The Leadership Lighthouse," we confront some hard truths about leadership and provide actionable steps to ensure you are not just maintaining but excelling in your role.
    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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    • 32 min
    Top Ten Leadership Blunders and How to Fix Them

    Top Ten Leadership Blunders and How to Fix Them

    In this insightful episode, hosts Bob Galen and Josh Anderson delve into common pitfalls that leaders encounter and provide practical solutions for recovery. They candidly share personal experiences and offer valuable advice on how to recognize and correct these errors, ensuring that listeners leave with actionable strategies to enhance their leadership skills.

    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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    • 34 min
    The Single Most Important Trait of Great Leaders

    The Single Most Important Trait of Great Leaders

    In the thought-provoking episode "The Single Most Important Trait of Great Leaders," Bob Galen and Josh Anderson delve deep into the essence of what makes a truly effective leader in the realm of Agile and beyond. They discuss how self-reflection is not just beneficial but crucial for leaders who aspire to not only manage but inspire and drive genuine change within their teams. The hosts share personal anecdotes and practical advice on how leaders can incorporate self-reflection into their daily routine to overcome barriers and enhance their leadership capabilities.
    Embracing the Rarity of Great Leadership - In this edition of "The Leadership Lighthouse," we delve into a profound yet often overlooked truth: Great leadership is rare. This rarity isn't a flaw in the system; rather, it's a testament to the unique blend of skills, qualities, and circumstances that forge truly exceptional leaders.
    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

    • 25 min
    5 Ways To Cultivate Support and Inclusion in Remote Work Environments

    5 Ways To Cultivate Support and Inclusion in Remote Work Environments

    In this pivotal episode of The Meta-Cast Podcast, titled "5 Ways To Cultivate Support and Inclusion in Remote Work Environments," hosts Josh Anderson and Bob Galen delve into the nuances of fostering a supportive and inclusive workplace culture, especially when operating remotely. They explore essential strategies such as effective onboarding, the impact of personalized leadership, and the importance of genuinely caring for team members. The conversation highlights innovative practices like sending care packages to new hires and structured onboarding plans that span 30, 60, and 90 days to integrate employees into the company culture comprehensively.
    Unleashing Team Creativity - The Leadership Lighthouse
    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

    • 26 min
    Overcoming the Epidemic of Failed Sprints

    Overcoming the Epidemic of Failed Sprints

    In this thought-provoking episode of The Meta-Cast, hosts Josh Anderson and Bob Galen tackle the pervasive issue of failed sprints in Agile project management. The discussion opens with Josh's frustration over repeatedly seeing teams struggle with sprint failures, describing it as a "global epidemic."
    Both hosts debate the definition of a 'failed sprint' and explore the nuances of sprint goals beyond mere task completion. They emphasize the importance of aligning sprints with business value and strategize on maintaining team cohesion and motivation. The episode is rich with insights on redefining failure, the art of sprint execution, and maintaining a balance between business priorities and team dynamics.

    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

    • 33 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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