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Leadership Lessons from the Agile Manifesto

posted Jun 13, 2017, 7:52 AM by Anjuan Simmons   [ updated Jun 13, 2017, 8:18 AM ]
OVERVIEW

Whether you’re a Tech Lead, Engineering Manager, or Project Manager for an engineering team, you probably weren’t handed a leadership instruction manual when you were given your first team to lead. Even experienced technical leaders usually operate from a set of instincts and the hard lessons learned from painful mistakes. However, leadership is a skill that you can learn and develop if you know where to look. You don't have to be a “born leader”, but you do need a set of principles to guide the leader within you. This session will teach you how to apply the principles in the Manifesto for Agile Software Development to become a leader equipped with a framework for making decisions.
PRESENTED AT

The Lead Developer UK
London, England, UK
Leadership Lessons from the Agile Manifesto
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FEEDBACK

"Dignity always outranks the chain of commands". Brilliant, @anjuan. #leaddev
- Sergey (@bolshchikov)

"as tech leads, you’re going to build more than just software" well said @anjuan #leaddev
- Malcolm Young (@malcomio)

Leadership lessons from the Agile Manifesto talk by @anjuan was full of wise and useful tips! #LeadDev
- Tamara Forza (@tforza)