Trust, disappointment, and boundaries; in a workplace setting.
At the beginning of last week, I started a retreat for both self (my own) and business development. This post is a story about one thread that has come up a lot, that has affected my leadership, the contracts we write, and also my personal relationships outside of work. It is a story of trust,…Read More
Can Agile improve productivity?
Increasing productivity Increased productivity is often the key priority for project managers and there are a few ways that can improve team productivity: Adopting new technologies New approaches Improving current methods and skills. A key focus is the Agile methodology. This can help achieve productivity through increased collaboration and responsiveness to customer/client enquiries and requests….Read More
Transformative Online Training at Your Fingertips
Transformative Online Training at Your Fingertips Did you know that wherever you are in the world you can now access AWA’s unique and transformative Agile Training courses? Over the last several weeks we have been hearing from companies and learners all over the world wanting to know how they can access the AWA magic. Never…Read More
4 Reasons Why Agile Coaching Helps Agile Teams
4 REASONS WHY AGILE COACHING HELPS AGILE TEAMS Thinking about taking your career to the next level? Wanting new and improved skills to mentor and coach your co-located and remote teams? Need to help you teams succeed and overcome challenges standing in their way? Powerful Agile Coaching skills and techniques will help you achieve your goals and we are…Read More
How to Sharpen your Competencies in Enterprise Agile Coaching
How to Sharpen your Competencies in Enterprise Agile Coaching Amidst the ongoing crises our world is facing it has never been more important for our organisations to work alongside effective Enterprise Coaches who possess the breadth and depth of skills needed to catalyse the deep change required to survive and thrive. Yet there has been…Read More
What Is The Role Of An Enterprise Agile Coach?
What Is The Role Of An Enterprise Agile Coach? I was asked this question just over two years ago as being part of the team who set about defining the competencies for the Expert part of the Enterprise Coaching track for ICAgile, the world’s foremost certification body in all things to do with agility. We…Read More
5 Essential Tips for Successfully Leading Your Organisation During the Coronavirus Lockdown
5 Essential Tips for Successfully Leading Your Organisation During the Coronavirus Lockdown AWA is helping its clients navigate their path through the current lockdown and these are our top tips for senior leaders who are doing the same elsewhere. Tip 1: Make sure the senior leadership team is aligned on what the new goals are…Read More
How to Facilitate Online Agile Meetings
How to Facilitate Online Agile Meetings Just over 8 months ago I wrote an article about facilitating remote meetings which said that in 2020 the ONS expected 50% of colleagues to work remotely in some form. Since then, the remote landscape has changed dramatically due to the coronavirus pandemic with most organisations being forced to…Read More
How to Redesign Team Culture to Thrive Online
How to Redesign Team Culture to Thrive Online Culture has been defined by Schneider as ‘the way we do things around here’. I like this definition because it is simple and easily understood. I have a different definition which I think is more useful but harder to understand: ‘Organisational culture is a locally observed phenomenon…Read More
Here’s Why Your Office Culture Doesn’t Translate Online
Here’s Why Your Office Culture Doesn’t Translate Online Every office worker has been forced into working from home due to global lockdown. With a huge reduction of sales, disruption to supply-chains having both up and downstream impacts, and staff either working from home, laid off, or on a furlough; it is not surprising that most…Read More