Kirill Klimov is a guide, coach, trainer in Agile software development. Kirill's main objective is helping companies in transition to Agile as a way of focusing on product development, increasing speed of product changes, improving staff involvement and process efficiency. In the past, Kirill was blessed to wear different hats – web applications developer, systems administrator, project manager, general manager, people manager, consultant, trainer, and coach primarily within e-commerce and travel industries. Kirill started offshore development office of an international company in Kiev and was overall in charge of it. Kirill can start new (remote) office of the high-tech company from logistics up to on-boarding and future optimising.
Kirill is passionate about improving the effectiveness of individuals, teams and organisations using Agile and Lean principles and techniques. While having a strong technical background, nowadays he enjoys more working at the complex people side of software development process equation over complicated technical side.
Kirill is an author of Agile Quote. Agile Quote provides you with inspirational quotes on Agile software development delivered to you daily. Quotes are from on-the-ground practitioners and speakers of the Agile community and contain links to resource and how-to find more information. Agile Quote is your daily compass in the world of Agile. From a time to time, we will post quotes from World known gurus.
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Articles I've written
The Estimation Net
"Scrum is easy; implementation is hard" — probably you've already heard that many times. The same goes for some particular tools, like planning poker. The practice itself is very straightforward, but how to use it productively over a long pe...