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J. David Prior (Dave)
Works at BigVIsible Solutions
Attended University of Texas at Dallas
Lives in Oklahoma CIty
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A new tool to plan out your personal transition to Agile - the Personal Agility Canvas. Comments, feedback and soul crushing criticism are all welcome.
 http://www.projectmanagement.com/blog/Drunken-PM/7713/
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Click here to go straight to the podcast. A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to interview Ron Lichty, Agile throught leader co-author and of  Managing the Unmanageable: Rules, Tools, and Insights for Managing Software People and Teams . One of the great ...
Click here to go straight to the podcast. A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to interview Ron Lichty, Agile throught leader co-author and of Managing the Unmanageable: Rules, Tools, and Insights for Managing Software Peo...
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My recent interview with Jim Benson on Personal Kanban...
http://drunkenpm.blogspot.com/2014/04/getting-back-to-personal-kanban-back-in.html
Back in December Jim Benson posted an entry to the PersonalKanban blog site called Are You Just Doing Things? In reading through his post, I started to wonder about how I was using Personal Kanban. It had been a year since I ...
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My write up on the March Digital PM Meetup in Philly
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In December I wrote about how I was going to start experimenting with adopting Non-Violent Communication. And I am, sort of. I’m finding that this is probably going to be an ongoing effort and one I will need to keeping comin...
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Interview with David J Anderson
Click here for the interview David J. Anderson is the leading voice in IT when it comes to taking the practices introduced in Lean Manufacturing’s kanban system and adjusting it to serve software development with Kanban (capital K). He’s also the driving fo...
Click here for the interview David J. Anderson is the leading voice in IT when it comes to taking the practices introduced in Lean Manufacturing’s kanban system and adjusting it to serve software development with Kanban (capi...
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Non-Violent Communication for Project Managers - An Introduction http://drunkenpm.blogspot.com/2013/12/non-violent-communication-and-project.html
Non-Violent Communication is something that is not the easiest thing to define. The part of my brain that has a degree in Communications wants to explain it as a framework for communicating. This is sort of like saying that E...
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Podcast Interview w/ Ron Lichty, author of Managing the Unmanageable: Rules, Tools, and Insights for Managing Software People and Teams
Click here to go straight to the podcast . A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to interview Ron Lichty, Agile throught leader co-author and of Managing the Unmanageable: Rules, Tools, and Insights for Managing Software People and Teams . One of the great ...
Click here to go straight to the podcast. A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to interview Ron Lichty, Agile throught leader co-author and of Managing the Unmanageable: Rules, Tools, and Insights for Managing Software Peopl...
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The Apprentice and the Project Manager
A few weeks ago I had a chance to interview Kamal Manglani for Projects at Work. Kamal is an Agile coach who has written a book,  The Apprentice and the Project Manager , that was recently released on Amazon and HappyAbout . ( check out the interview here )...
A few weeks ago I had a chance to interview Kamal Manglani for Projects at Work. Kamal is an Agile coach who has written a book, The Apprentice and the Project Manager, that was recently released on Amazon and HappyAbout. (ch...
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Getting back to Personal Kanban Back in December Jim Benson posted an entry to the PersonalKanban blog site called Are You Just Doing Things? In reading through
his post, I started to wonder about how I was using Personal Kanban. It had
been a year since I ...
Getting back to Personal Kanban Back in December Jim Benson posted an entry to the PersonalKanban blog site called Are You Just Doing Things? In reading through his post, I started to wonder about how I was using Persona...
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Ultra-Violent Communication
In December I wrote about how I was going to start experimenting with adopting Non-Violent Communication. And I am, sort of. I’m finding that this is probably going to be an ongoing effort and one I will need to keeping coming back to. What I have been doin...
In December I wrote about how I was going to start experimenting with adopting Non-Violent Communication. And I am, sort of. I’m finding that this is probably going to be an ongoing effort and one I will need to keeping comin...
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Øredev 2013 Presentation Videos (My Pics)
I've written before about how much I value Øredev . One of the best things about the event is that each year they post the videos from the presentations. Here are a few of my favorites from this 2013: Keynotes Anna Beatrice Scott ( @doctoradancer ) Tekhnast...
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Occupation
Shepherd
Employment
  • BigVIsible Solutions
    Agile Shepherd, 3 - present
    Agile Trainer/Coach
  • ProjectWizards, Inc.
    President, 3 - 2013
  • Valtech
    Consultant/Trainer, 6 - 5
  • EMC Corporation
    Technical Program Manager, 8 - 5
  • EMC Corporation
    Program Manager, 7 - 8
  • Geniant
    Senior Consultant, 8 - 7
  • True Solutions, Inc.
    VP Curriculum and Instruction, 8 - 8
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Currently
Oklahoma CIty
Previously
Plano, TX - New York, NY - Astoria, NY - Philadelphia
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Tagline
"I'll sleep when I'm dead."
Introduction
I am a dad, husband, comic geek, mac bigot and teacher afflicted with the illness of project management. If I could ingest only one thing, it would be coffee.

I work at BigVisible as a trainer and consultant helping people, and especially PMs, find their way to Agile.
Bragging rights
PMP, PMI-ACP, MBA, CST
Education
  • University of Texas at Dallas
    MBA (Project Management), 2002 - 2005
  • Temple University
    Communications, 1988 - 1991
  • Duquesne University
    Music, 1987 - 1988
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