100M Users Moving to Agile at Hike

Hike is a new kind of a messaging app that is changing the way people connect with one another and simplifying the way they interact with content and services on mobile.

At 100 million users exchanging 40 billion messages/month (Jan'16), and growing each day, Hike is working at a scale that no other Indian internet company today is. The key to Hike's hyper growth has been its ability to continuously re-organize itself and build a self-learning culture, something they continue to evolve and better everyday.

Driving autonomy, alignment to Hike's mission, imbibing the internal culture and values, were all fundamental to this continuous change. Hear Kavin Bharti Mittal, Founder and CEO, Hike Messenger share his story on how he is building a self-learning organization and the role Agile plays in it.

Hike Core value (explained at 44:00)

  1. Maniacal abour our mission
  2. Obsess to deliver Wow
  3. Solve for the User first
  4. Autonomy and ownership
  5. Obsess over metrics
  6. unreasonably high-bar on people
  7. Individual mastery
  8. Fierce sense of urgency
  9. Questions Status Quo
  10. Company > Team > Self
  11. Make memories and have fun
Length: 01:06:57
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Recorded on 2016-03-14 at Agile India
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