November 2015

Without Process

CHAOS Tuesday #98 is titled “Without Process”.  Our special guest for this show is Ellen Hancock. Ellen will provide her thoughts on emotional maturity skills. contribution is from Herb Cohen on how to say "No”.  Ken Schwaber supplies the CHAOS Cameo on his thoughts on value versus success. In this show we will explore:

  • Emotional Maturity
  • How to say “No”
  • Value versus Success

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Ellen Hancock

Ellen Hancock is an experience senior executive having served as Chief Executive Officer of Exodus Communications, Inc. Chief Technology Officer of Apple Computer, Inc. and Chief Operating Officer of National Semiconductor Corporation. Mrs. Hancock worked at IBM for almost 30 years rising to the level of president and general manager of IBM’s Communication Products Division. Ellen is currently on the board of directors for several Fortune 500 and higher-level educational organizations.


Jennifer Drake Ford

Jennifer Drake Ford is a voiceover artist


Ken Schwaber

Ken Schwaber is the Founder and President of Scrum Org. providing resources, training, assessment, and certification for Scrum Masters and Scrum Developers. Prior to starting, Ken had a software consulting business for almost 28 years. He is the co-author of Software in 30-Days: How Agile Managers Beat the Odds, Delight Their Customers, And Leave Competitors In the Dust.



Jim Johnson

Jim Johnson is the founder and chairman of The Standish Group. He has been professionally involved in the computer industry for over 40 years and has a long list of published books, papers, articles and speeches. He has a combination of technical, marketing, and research achievements focused on mission-critical applications and technology. He is best known for his research on project performance and early recognizing technology trends. Jim is a pioneer of modern research techniques and continues to advance in the research industry through case-based analytical technology.


Jim Crear

Jim is the chief information officer and architect for The Standish Group International. He is an experienced executive with over 40 years of experience in the field of Information Technology. He has had a diverse career leading IT organizations in academia, biomedical, manufacturing, and software companies.


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