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The #Slinkythink Sessions, Volume 016
12 Challenges That Businesses Face With Agile (And How to Overcome Them!)

Tuesday, March 3rd
12:00pm
Free online webinar!

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During The #Slinkythink Sessions, we’re covering a new topic every two weeks, diving in into the three pillars of our mission:

PEOPLE

CULTURE

AGILE

We deliver to you impactful insights, perspectives, and strategies you can add to your toolkit to empower your professional and personal journey.

These webinars are free and open to the public. Like multitasking? There’s no such thing, but we get it that life’s busy. That’s ok – we’d still love to have you. This is a view-only webinar. Just grab some headphones, log in, and we’ll take care of the rest. You’ll have the chance to engage with us directly via Zoom chat.

A bit about this webinar…

Does it seem like Agile is all the rage today? We've been witness to companies as they experience success by leveraging agile mindsets and techniques, yet some businesses continue to struggle in seeing value and improvement from adopting agile methods. At its worst, there are those who struggle to just get agile methods started at all.

These blockers aren't uncommon - and there are some very specific reasons why.

In this next iteration of The #Slinkythink Sessions, Michael Jebber of Cardinal 6 will join us to share his views on the most common challenges businesses face when trying to start, leverage, and/or successfully produce value-wielding agile methods. Most importantly, we'll discuss a few tips on how to overcome these said challenges. Ultimately, you’ll leave with a better understanding of how to define what holds teams back from realizing the full potential of Agile adoption, and what to do about it to best foster your Agile teams.

Meet “Team #Slinkythink”

Chris has accumulated more than 30 years of executive-level experience in software development. He’s directly influenced various levels of start-ups such as Stratice Healthcare, where he served as the Chief Technology Officer, in addition to numerous Fortune 500 companies such as Experian, Fidelity National, and Angie’s List, where he last served as a Senior Director.

He’s most recently dedicated his focus to guiding teams through Agile transformations and processes in a variety of industries. Since 2011, he’s passionately empowered businesses and organizations to solve problems effectively and efficiently using Agile principles and frameworks. As a current candidate for the Professional Scrum Trainer designation, he holds the following certifications:

Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
Professional Scrum Master (PSM III)
Professional Product Owner (PSPO)
Certified Management 3.0 Facilitator
Work From Anywhere Facilitator
Certified SAFe® 4 Program Consultant (SPC)



Drew is a self-described optimistic realist. He has spent numerous years serving and working in Indianapolis’ coworking community, and currently is the Executive Director of Launch Indy in addition to being a member of The Speak Easy. He previously held the role of General Manager / Director of Community Outreach at The Bureau. Through collaboration with countless entrepreneurs and professional organizations, Drew is connecting, inspiring, and driving real results for Indy’s small business community.

He also acts as Emcee for 1 Million Cups – Indy, Board Member for Indy VegFest, Committee Member for IndyVolved, and as a Community Stakeholder for the Indianapolis Innovation Council through Forward Cities.

Drew is nothing less than passionate about Agile, believing it holds no bounds in its ability to provide valuable foundations to foster dynamic, honest culture to fuel organizational success.

Drew graduated from Indiana University – Bloomington with a B.A. in Journalism, with a concentration in Political Science.

Questions?

We have answers! Please contact Drew Kincius directly at dkincius@belithe.com.

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