2017-mobotWelcome to my blog. The motto that I use for it, “Scire et Creare,” is latin for “to know and to create,” which I believe reflects something of how God has made us humans in his image and embodies my philosophy of work.



Matt Philip is the Director of Learning and Development at ThoughtWorks. In his work as a coach, trainer, quality advocate and facilitator, Matt helps organizations and teams continuously become fit for their purpose. He draws on lean and agile values, principles and practices (Kanban Method, XP, Scrum) to offer experience, models and options to customers and teammates. He tweets at @mattphilip and blogs at https://mattphilip.wordpress.com/. Matt is especially passionate about building learning organizations and the Kanban method and is one of the founding organizers of the Lean Kanban St. Louis meetup and a board member of the Association for Talent Development (St. Louis chapter).

Personal Service-Level Expectations

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  • Immediate contact: G-chat or text/phone
  • Core working hours: 9am-6pm Central Time (other hours as needed)

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