Get ready to kick some software project butt.
Enter the world of the Agile Samurai, where the most dire of software projects are dispatched with ease and grace. By learning the ways of the Agile Samurai you will discover:
By the end of this course you’ll have everything you need to successfully set up, execute, and deliver your own Agile project.
Agile In a Nutshell
Unit Testing - Automated tests proving your software works
Refactoring - Paying down technical debt, while continuously improving your design
Test-Driven Development - Write the tests first to help improve your design
Continuous Integration - Maintaining a culture of production readiness, and deploying at a moments notice
Updated Content April 12, 2017
Physical board is best.
But Jira and Trello are pretty good too if your teams are distributed.
The Lean Startup
Jonathan is an experienced software engineer who has helped some of the world’s most innovative companies ship software.
As an Agile Coach for Spotify in Stockholm, Jonathan coached the TV platform team (responsible for bringing Spotify to the Sony Playstation) and the car team (responsible for putting Spotify in the BMW, Ford, and Telsa).
As an engineer for Spotify in Silicon Valley Jonathan currently builds application integrations for some of Spotify’s most valued partners (Facebook, Twitter, and Apple).
As an engineer at Microsoft, Jonathan worked with the Progressive Architecture Team to develop the Microsoft Smart Client Architecture Guide.
While working at ThoughtWorks, Jonathan regularly travelled the world helping companies in the energy (British Petroleum), finance (AMP Capital), automotive (Toyota) industries all take their first tentative steps into Agile.
Jonathan is the author of two top selling agile books: The Agile Samurai and The Way of the Web Tester. He is always looking for new ways to share what he has learned.