Roasting Marshmallows

Roasting Marshmallows

Rolf Suurd

Rolf Suurd

🧠Are you looking to expand your mind? 🤺Do you like to challenge and be challenged? 🤝Do you want to improve yourself and share your experiences both personally and professionally? You're in the right place! Welcome to Scoutcast - Roasting marshmallows where we talk about just about anything that interests us. Join us in our journey for continuous improvement of ourselves, our company, our lives, our jobs and you! For more great content and to stay up to date, visit https://www.fourscouts.nl, and on twitter @fourscouts.
Punished by Rewards with Alfie Kohn
December 07, 2021x
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Punished by Rewards with Alfie Kohn

Is the nobel peace prize actually a bad thing?  What about that cum laude degree?  Did your grades ruin you for the rest of your life? Do awards motivate people? Yes. They motivate people to get rewards. You can pretty much bribe anyone to make them do what you want them to. Consequently...

Beyond Budgeting with Bjarte Bogsnes
November 30, 2021x
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Beyond Budgeting with Bjarte Bogsnes

Does financial incentives promote commitment and motivation? Is your company really doing well when you make the budgeted revenue? Is your decision-making on hold while the numbers for the budgets are being negotiated? Creating a budget is one way to stay on top of your expenses. Most companies sp...

Can I elect my Boss? Sociocracy with John Buck
November 23, 2021x
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01:01:2856.89 MB

Can I elect my Boss? Sociocracy with John Buck

What if you could elect your boss? Why aren't companies run as countries? How does sociocracy fit in with agile? In the age of liberated companies, there are different models of governance where individuals are responsible to undertake actions on behalf of their company. With a participatory decis...

Presidential product development with Jason Voiovich
November 16, 2021x
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Presidential product development with Jason Voiovich

What did John F. Kennedy and Steve Jobs have in common? Would George Washington be a successful founder of a startup? Would we remember Herbert Hoover as the Jeff Bezos of his time had he been elected eight years earlier? The president of the United States is usually considered the most powerful p...

Escaping legacy and overcoming writer's block with Wouter Lagerweij
November 09, 2021x
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Escaping legacy and overcoming writer's block with Wouter Lagerweij

Is it hard to write a book? Do product owners need to be aware of software development practices like Behavior Driven Development? How do you cope with writer's block?  On the show, we have talked a lot about books, and we have even had a few guests that wrote one. It has crossed our minds to...

Dynamic Reteaming with Heidi Helfand
November 02, 2021x
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Dynamic Reteaming with Heidi Helfand

How do you deal with team compositions during times of explosive growth? Are you looking to spread knowledge across teams? What metrics are out there to track team performance? Ever since the dawn of humanity people had to work together and form teams in order to achieve a common goal. These goals...