1. What are you?
I am a person who helps others to focus on what is most important.
2. A book that you would recommend others to read – why?
Search Inside Yourself by Chade-Meng Tan, as it considerably broadens the range of themes about which every modern company and manager should be thinking.
3. TEDx talk, which one do you recommend watching – why?
The Big Secret Nobody Wants to Tell. Truth and honesty are transformational forces. Like Agile too – openness and trust are driving forces which ensure achievements for teams.
4. What inspires you and gives you energy?
Complex challenges, the opportunity to help others and to be in my own flow.
5. Why Agile?
The Agile values correspond with my human values – openness, communication, transparency, honesty, trust, support and a focus on what is important.
Read more about Jānis Dirveiks’ professional experience HERE