September 14, 2017

Team Genesis – a New Workshop from the AWA Team

Team Genesis – a New Workshop from the AWA Team What is it? Team Genesis is a team kick off or reset workshop, which lays the foundations necessary for a high-performing team.The fundamental principle we cover in this workshop is people over process. But where do high-performing teams come from? They don’t come from frameworks…

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September 5, 2017

What is Clean Language?

What is Clean Language? If you’re interested in understanding people, how they think and how they change, you’ll want to know about Clean Language. It’s an impressively versatile tool. Join Judy Rees and Olaf Lewitz for our next webinar on the 11th September.  Clean Language author and trainer Judy Rees and Trust Artist and agilist…

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August 31, 2017

Why as Coaches it’s Beneficial to Understand How the Brain Works

Why as Coaches it’s Beneficial to Understand How the Brain Works As coaches it’s beneficial to understand how the brain works because we can develop our coaching to align with how the brain naturally functions. Most people come to coaches to create change and ultimately to transform the way they think, behave, perform, interact with…

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August 17, 2017

Adventures with Agile & Agilitrix Aligned in Values via New Training Partnership

Adventures with Agile & Agilitrix Aligned in Values via New Training Partnership One of the founding pillars of Adventures with Agile is building relationships with incredible people around the world. When we were introduced to Michael Sahota through the amazing, kind nature of the worldwide agile community and power of social media, his positively captivating…

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August 5, 2017

Launch of Free Adventures with Agile Global Community Network

Launch of Free Adventures with Agile Global Community Network   #Agile 2017 in Orlando is a huge 5-day conference that starts on Monday, that seemed like a good place to launch a global change community. In truth, AWA has been playing with global networks for the last 3 years. So really, this ‘launch’ is about…

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July 17, 2017

The Problem of Anxiety and How to Embrace It

The Problem of Anxiety and How to Embrace It Uncertainty and complexity demands that today’s businesses must continually be changing to remain competitive. That’s a fact. This is at odds with the mindset of the very people who help organisations to be successful, their employees. This is because people naturally crave stability in the form…

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July 12, 2017

Here’s the Thing About “T-shaped” People

Here’s the Thing About “T-shaped” People It’s about “T-shaped” teams too! One of the challenges for organisations when they move to Agile ways of working is the often mentioned need to build teams made up of “T-shaped” people. This can also be described as a cross-functionality. The Scrum Guide describes cross-functionality as: “Cross-functional teams have…

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July 3, 2017

Potatoes on Mars, and When Not to Use Duct Tape

Potatoes on Mars, and When Not to Use Duct Tape So we‘re sitting there watching 3 space-orientated spectaculars, on a theme which we described as NASA’s greatest mistakes in chronological order as portrayed on film, and my partner and I start describing NASA’s approach to problem solving – which we refer to as ‘Potatoes on…

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June 23, 2017

5 Books for a New Scrum Master to Read

5 Books for a New Scrum Master to Read   Practices Kanban and Scrum – Making the Most of Both – Henrik Kniberg & Mattias Skarin Any budding Scrum Master will benefit from the tools and techniques described in this book. It’s also free as an e-book, which is nice. Henrik and Mattias have been…

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June 23, 2017

More with LeSS: A Decade of Descaling with LeSS with Craig Larman

More with LeSS: A Decade of Descaling with LeSS – Craig Larman Join us at Ticketmaster on the 6th July 2017 for an evening with LeSS co-founder and one of the top 20 agile influencers of all time, Craig Larman. It’s been an absolute honour and privilege to be able to host Craig in London…

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