Scope of Success

Business Life Lessons to help you advance your career one interview at a time. Hosted by Brian and James, advocates for business issues at hand. Sponsored by PMI Long Island & New York City (Project Management Institute)
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May 21, 2017

In this episode we talk about fellow podcaster from the Project Management Podcast Alliance (PMPA) Kendal Lott and his trek walking the Appalachian Trail. You can track his progress by checking out the Scope of Success Facebook page where we shared his posts.

Also we discussed process management and how efficiency can lead to your ultimate success with Guest Matt Wilson. 

Matt WilsonI


May 19, 2017

In this episode we talk about comedy and how doing improv helps with your business career. We even did an improv exercise with our guest Micheal Rock. 

To learn more about improv goto Long Island Improv -

Michael Rock

May 2, 2017

In this episode we learn that Great ScrumMasters are rare. If you have one in your company, you have greater chance to be successful. Regrettably the role of ScrumMaster is underestimated in most of the organizations, but without great ScrumMaster your team will never shine or in other words be efficient, and high-performing. Guest Zuzi Sochova.

Check out Zuzi's book here

Twitter @zuzuzka

Zuzi Sochov

May 2, 2017

In this episode we learn about Product Owners encountering challenging situations (conversations, negotiations, decisions) every day. Yet, much of the role’s focus is towards stories and backlogs. Here we’ll practice handling those myriad of “situations”. Guest Bob Galen. Learn more about Bob Galen at

Bob Galen

May 1, 2017

In this episode we talk about the culture and working style at Spotify as well as our guest's Benji Portwin journey that lead him to working there. 


Benji Portwin 

May 1, 2017

In this episode we continue to discuss Big Apple Scrum Day and our guest talks to us about blending Product Thinking with Architecture. Guest/Joel Tosi

Joel Tosi

May 1, 2017

In this episode we talk about Agile in HR how it changes from the traditional method and making companies more success. Guest Fabiola Eyholzer. Check out her company. Just leading Solutions

Fabiola Eyholzer

May 1, 2017

In this episode we are taking about our Big Apple Scrum Day experience, and the importance of working in a safe space. Guest Tim Ottinger. Check out Tim's book on 


Tim Ottinger

May 1, 2017

We are recording Live at Big Apple Scrum Day. Brian & James kicked off the days event by speaking with the founder and organizer Dana Pylayeva. Learn more 

Big Apple Scrum Day (BASD2017) is a one day community conference focused on Scrum/Agile principles and practices. Our conference is about sharing knowledge and supporting local community, discovering new practices and learning from your peers. 

If you were one of the over 550 participants from our previous conferences, you'll remember the sense of community, the inspiring keynotes, the diverse sessions and workshops and our all-time favorite Coaching Clinic.

Dana Pylayeva

May 1, 2017

In this episode we talk about the advantages of getting out of bed early. We learn what everyone has for breakfast, plus leadership and keys to success with our guest. David Barrett 

Check out David's Book on Amazon. 


David Barrett