Can coaching help organizations to increase their agility? Yes, but it depends on how you think about it and do it. Here's my view on coaching true agility.
I've published the first version of my book Problem? What Problem? on Leanpub. It's about dealing effectively with impediments using agile thinking and practices. Are you interested to read this book and give me feedback? Please contact me!
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!