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Team learning with Jessica Kerr

Do your teams embrace learning? Clare Sudbery catches up with Jessica Kerr and asks her what symmathesy is. Jess tells us how we are constantly creating the next versions of ourselves; how we can enhance the learning feedback loop and build better collaboration – both within and between our teams. 

Jessica Kerr is a software developer who works on the larger sociotechnical system: a Symmathecist, in the medium of code. Find her at, on Twitter as @jessitron, occasionally on Twitch as Jessitronica, hosting podcasts on Greater than Code and Arrested DevOps, and leading workshops at 

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