The Agile Manifesto Retrospectives Questions Cards provide powerful questions to inspire your agile retrospectives and keep them valuable and effective.
In my 3rd book The Agile Self-assessment Game I explain what self-assessments are and why you would do them, and explore how to do them using the Agile Self-assessment Game. I’m also sharing experience stories from people who played the game. Here's a summary of the book in 15 tweets.
The State of Testing survey investigates how the testing profession develops. The State of Testing 2019 report has been published. As a blog collaborator for this survey, I highly recommend reading it!
In this guest blog, David Shaykewich describes how he has been doing retrospectives using the many moods and faces of Han Solo to help teams to reflect on their feelings.
Functies vormen vaak een belemmering bij het samenwerken in agile teams. Ze beperken professionals in het oppakken van activiteiten en benadrukken individueel resultaten in plaats van team resultaat. Rollen geven meer flexibiliteit en maken het mogelijk om samen naar een resultaat toen te werken.
I’m returning to eXperience Agile to give the workshop Making Agile Work for You. October 1, Lisbon, Portugal.
This article describes what's available for the Agile Self-assessment Game and where and how you can acquire what you need to play the game.
A constellation exercise can be used in agile retrospectives to visualize what's happening in a team. It enables team members to take a systemic view, explore the situation at hand, and decide on what to do to improve how they work together.
The Ukrainian translation of the Prime Directive has been added to the blog post Retrospective Prime Directive in many languages.
Join me for the Workshop Improving Organizational Agility on Wednesday, September 18, in Athens. Ticket sales has started, book your seat now!
In this third article in the series on agile teams, I'll explore why you want to work in a team, what’s in it for you?
The Impediment Board Game can be used by teams to learn how to collaboratively recognize and deal with impediments and improve their impediment handling skills. Download it in my webshop.
5* waarom is een techniek om de grondoorzaken van een probleem te vinden. Door deze grondoorzaken aan te pakken kun je voorkomen dat vergelijkbare problemen in de toekomst optreden.
In this guest post, Violaine Truck asks herself the question: Can a card game replace an agile maturity diagnostic? Read below to find out about her concerns dealing with clients that asked her to measure their agile maturity, and her experiences from playing the Agile Self-assessment Game.
The bestselling book Getting Value out of Agile Retrospectives is also available in Spanish and Italian. Each book contains thirteen exercises that you can try out in your agile retrospectives, using your native language.