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Joao Gama


Joao helps individuals, teams, and enterprises understand reactive human behavior so as to introduce natural practices that induce desired outcomes. He potentiates change by enabling each person to see their typical contributions to current situations and the triggers that initiate default responses.

Joao is an tech entrepreneur, speaker, and facilitator that enables each person to step back and see the system of interaction instead of their own world. He is the creative force behind, a revolutionary mentoring and transformational crowd-sourced platform and, a training firm dedicated to helping individuals, teams and enterprises reach their potential.

Attendees feedback

David Del Rio

He had many resources to explain things in a variety of ways and examples to make concepts easier to understand.

Susanna Delhomme

Persona flexible, que conduce sin invadir o influir a la reflexión, buen conocedor del contenido. Ha planteado ejercicios prácticos muy adecuadas al contenido y al ritmo de los participantes.

Paul Brown

Very prepared, great energy, he set things up beautifully and then let us stumble around without making it evident he was guiding - great facilitation style

Celine Haffner

Joao was quite relaxed and I felt comfortable during the training. I liked the fact that we had breaks outside the training class. Joao is very gentle!

Jason Smith

Honesty, integrity and open mindedness. Joao created an environment that encourages openness and learning. He made it look easy - even though to do it well is extremely hard.

Carmel Taibi-Lehn

Approachable, engaging, created a highly interactive class, knowledgeable.

William Blake

Excellent communicator. Passionate about the subject matter. Engaged with the wider agile transformation network and brought additional knowledge and experience into discussions. Allowed discussions to flow and was very self-aware and honest that the course material was still a work in progress; also open to new ideas, e.g. modern agile principles; value wheel.

Susan Agemy

engaging, knowledgeable, friendly, dynamic

Jay Fischer

Joao knew what he wanted participants to learn and enabled them to learn by experiencing the material. He listens well, explains things clearly and provides examples.

Mary-Michael Booth

Joao was incredibly knowledgeable regarding Lean and Agile. His personality let itself to open-mindedness, and gentle guidance. He helped me think outside my comfort zone and outside my skill sets

Chris Fry

Joao was great at explaining the ins & outs of the approach. He was patient with the sometimes off-track conversation and steered us back on course as needed.

Santiago Vidal Gato

Joao have a big positive energy that is contagious and he has a quality for make posible to share ideas into the entire group.

Marga Bel Klever

good communicator, good knowledge about the subject, good mood, he creates wonderful and funny environment

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