April 26, 2017

In conversation with Scott Ambler

In conversation with Scott Ambler Our latest podcast is now live 🙂 In this latest episode, AWA Founder, Disciplined Agile Coach and Trainer, Simon Powers speaks with Scott Ambler about his framework, Disciplined Agile. Listen to to hear Simon Powers speak with Scott Ambler about the Disciplined Agile framework, why it’s an “explicit decision framework”, how…

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April 19, 2017

Dave Prior Interviews Olaf Lewitz

Dave Prior Interviews Olaf Lewitz Leading Agile’s Dave Prior interviews TrustArtist and Certified Enterprise Coach, Olaf Lewtiz about leadership. Listen to hear Olaf talk about: giving people tools to grow their awareness of how they show up, why skepticism is an important part of any class and any transitio, the advice Olaf would give his 29 year-old…

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April 18, 2017

Applying LeSS Thinking to Basic Scrum

Applying LeSS Thinking to Basic Scrum As per Scrum Guide, “…Scrum is a framework for developing and sustaining complex products… It [Scrum] is lightweight, easy to understand and difficult to master”.  The guide talks about basic Scrum, or Scrum by one cross-functional team that works for only one Product Owner, on one single product.  The…

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April 12, 2017

Scrum Alliance Announce Partnership with LeSS Company

Scrum Alliance Announce Partnership with LeSS This is finally public and official: On 4/7/2017, Scrum Alliance interim CEO Lisa Hershman, has announced that Scrum Alliance, the most established and influential professional membership organization and certifying body in the Agile community, entered in a partnership with LeSS Company to support widespread adoption of Large-Scale Scrum (LeSS)….

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April 4, 2017

I Have Compassion For Managers

I Have Compassion For Managers Certified Agile Leadership Training – 18th – 19th May 2017  Christine Neidhardt and I co-created a leadership training based on our leadership academy. It calls for compassionate leaders. If the story resonates with you, share it and join us. Secure your seat here.  People’s Scrum   Compassion For Managers When I…

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April 3, 2017

BBRT Members’ Meeting and Ashby’s LORV

BBRT Members’ Meeting and Ashby’s LORV I thought I would start with the least appealing title for a blog post ever – so well done if you’ve got this far.  I’m about to apply the next filter- BBRT stands for Beyond Budgeting Round Table ! And finally, for the few of you who are still…

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March 29, 2017

How will you Respond when your Market’s Disrupted?

How will you Respond when your Market’s Disrupted? Reactive or Responsive. What’s the difference? Reactive – adjective “acting in response to a situation rather than creating or controlling it.” Responsive – adjective “reacting quickly and positively.” Being reactive is a passive state, where we don’t look up to see what’s coming, but wait for the next…

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March 25, 2017

What is the Agile Mindset?

What is the Agile Mindset? The agile mindset seems to be a mythical abstract quality that is hard to define and often glossed over in agile discussions. It is the outermost ring in the popular metaphor agile onion. The model tells us the mindset is the most powerful of the layers that make up agile….

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March 22, 2017

The Teal Exchange, a review

The Teal Exchange, a review The first Teal Exchange was held in London, at the offices of Thoughtbot on 3rd March 2017. Planned as an exploration of the ideas offered in Frederic Laloux’s book, Reinventing Organizations, the event itself became something greater, as people from many walks of life, coaching, theatre improvisation, software development, psychotherapy,…

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March 21, 2017

My Certified Agile Leadership Workshop in Orlando

My Certified Agile Leadership Workshop in Orlando This was an amazing two and a half-day working session, with participation of organizational leaders and enterprise coaches coming together from different parts of the world: Sweden, Costa Rica and USA. One of the co-creators of Certified Agile Leadership (CAL) course – Pete Behrens took the mixed group of managers and…

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