Who are you ?
Je suis un homme du nom de Jim Benson
What do you do for living ?
I travel around the world helping clients understand their current overload, their organizational capacity, and the pain that causes people. From that understanding, we help clients adopt sustainable and profitable patterns of work that support individual and organizational growth.
What do you want talk about at Lean Kanban France ?
The impacts of process and overload on the individual. I would like to talk about making work humane and profitable at the same time.
What will make you say ‘waouh’ at the end of the conference ?
If we talk about more than just kanban or lean.
What will make you think that attendees have learnt a lot during your session ?
How much they laugh.
What is your favorite word ?
The silent word when someone smiles.
What is the word you hate ?
What is the sound, the noise that you love ?
There is a noise people make, right when they have an epiphany. The moment of realization. A tiny gasp, sort of an inhalation. Where they are taking in the idea, physically and mentally. The sound of personal growth.
What is your favorite oath, swear word or blasphemy ?
The ghost of my grandmother does not want me to answer this question.
Who is the man or woman to illustrate a new banknote ?
What is the job that you would not have liked to do ?
What is the plant, tree or animal in which you would like to be reincarnated ?
If God exists, what would you like, after your death, hear him to say?
‘Scuse me, while I kiss the sky. (Followed by 15 minute guitar solo).
What is the question you’d like me to ask you ?
Why are we here?