Jesse Fewell

Innovation. Collaboration. Agility.

I’m launching my first book today at #PMICongress

Posted by on Oct 28, 2013

I’m launching my first book today at #PMICongress

Friends, I’m really excited to announce the release of my first book today, Can you hear me now: Working with global, distributed, virtual teams. Here’s the abstract from the back cover: Today’s work world has radically changed. Whether video chatting with China, or taking a call from home, more and more professional work is no longer in-person. Often, this yields frustration...

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Jesse Fewell is Back in the USA

Posted by on Apr 30, 2012

Jesse Fewell is Back in the USA

  The rumors are true: I have returned back to the US after a two year stint as Managing Director of RippleRock India. Now that my assignment is completed  (“build an India subsidiary”), I have been relocating myself and the family back to the States over the last few months. What was it like, you ask? Highs What an incredible journey! Over the last two years, I have trained and...

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Reflections After a Year of Agile Coaching in India

Posted by on Sep 2, 2011

I started working in India full-time in August of 2010. As an American, I had a suitcase full of expectations and assumptions. After a year of working with Indian IT professionals side-by-side, it’s time for a few reflections and observations. Scrum in India is HOT. Some 18 Months ago, there was only one reliable vendor offering Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) training in all of South Asia...

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Bangalore India Talks About Scaling Scrum

Posted by on Aug 5, 2010

This week featured the latest gathering of Scrum prapractitioners in Bangalore. This free event drew a solid 50 participants for the second straight time, and featured some really smart technology workers. The group was about 50% developers, 25% testers, and 25% managers. I did get to do my standard presentation on Agile Contracts, but the broader theme for the day was “Scaling...

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Scrum Gets Going In Bangalore

Posted by on Jun 6, 2010

This past Sunday, May 31, 2010 saw the kickoff event for the Scrum Bangalore user group (photos available here). It was a 6-hour mini-conference that featured 2 speakers, and open-space, networking, and several prizes. Also in attendance were the Agile Bangalore user group, an online community led by Vinay Krishna. Rahul Sah Kicks Off The Event Scrum Bangalore is the product of Rahul Sah of the...

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