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Webinar: Remote Agile Software Teams: Worth the Risk?

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Agile distributed teams are the latest trend in offshore development as businesses seek to satisfy the growing worldwide demand for technical talent. Can remote Agile software teams be realized in daily practice? Are they sustainable? What are the challenges and related rewards if overcome?

MentorMate President Jamie Bolseth and Vice President of Strategic Consulting Craig Knighton bring over 25 years experience practicing Agile distributed development. Listen as they share strategies to organize and lead teams across time zones and disciplines.

Explore:
+ Benefits of distributed teams
+ Best practices to run Agile with remote software teams
+ How to organize your distributed team
+ Business scenarios when Agile teams succeed
+ Strategies to maintain open communication
+ How to build trust with remote teams
+ Criteria to select the right project management tools

Reasons to attend the webinar:
  • Benefits of distributed teams

  • How to launch a successful software development team globaly

  • Best practices to run Agile with remote software teams

Speakers:
MentorMate
Ryan Pena, Social Media Manager
I work for a global software solutions company as their Social Media Manager sharing knowledge our developers, project managers, leadership, and team give to me. This webinar will feature two of our executives who have both managed distributed teams for over 10 years.
Jamie Bolseth, President
Prior to joining MentorMate Jamie held leadership positions for commercial software companies such as Connexions Loyalty Travel Solutions, As One Technologies, and HighJump Software gaining experience in nearly every role related to the successful creation of commercial software. One constant in Jamie’s career has been leading distributed software development teams in several countries around the world.
Craig Knighton, Vice President of Strategic Consulting
Craig’s passion is finding magic at the intersection of business and technology. The healthcare software market is a challenging but rewarding focus for this passion as he looks for ways to improve both patient outcomes and experiences through the thoughtful application of software products.
22

Sep

2016

12:00 - 1:00 PM
(GMT -5)

(Duration - 60 minutes)

ATTENDANCE FEE - FREE

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Organizer: MentorMate

We are an international team of technologists, designers & developers approaching 400 strong. Specializing in complex software solutions.

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