What is the Difference Between an Agile Team Coach and an Enterprise Coach?
This is one of the most frequently asked questions we receive from our clients. The easy answer is scope, however according to our CEO Simon Powers, in reality, there is so much more to it. In this article we highlight how the role of an Agile Team Coach and Enterprise Coach differ, why there is…Read More
AWA interviews Barry Chandler (The DevOps Way)
We sit down with Devops Practitioner and Founder of SEAM, Barry Chandler to learn more about him and the new course “The DevOps Way” he will be leading alongside Adventures With Agile Hi Barry – for those of us who don’t know you yet please tell me who you are what you do? Hahaha …Read More
Introducing the DevOps Way
Here at AWA, we are continually seeking out new high-quality courses that will make a difference in peoples’ working lives. We believe our latest course “The DevOps Way” will do just that and here’s why. But first, what is DevOps? DevOps is “a set of practices that combines Development and Operations” and enables faster development…Read More
5 Reasons To Join The Enterprise Agile Coaching Cohort?
With our inaugural Enterprise Agile Coaching Expert Program in full swing and our forthcoming cohort starting in just a couple of months this April, we are learning so much. Not just about the program’s incredible impact on the current cohort but why there is such a need for this program and what drives people to…Read More
How do I Become an Effective Enterprise Agile Coach?
We’re often asked what is an Enterprise Agile Coach? Or How is one different to a Scrum Master? And what do I need to do and know to up-level? In this article, we explain the five essential competencies that illustrate the practical skills required to be an effective Enterprise Agile Coaching practitioner, and specifically what…Read More
The 9 most important skills for an Enterprise Coach
Many organisations need help adapting to their rapidly changing marketplaces, whether public or private, and the rate of change can be overwhelming. Upgrading organisations to meet current and future challenges is not a simple endeavour. This article details the key skills you need to be an effective Enterprise Coach (EC). 1. Self Mastery Most…Read More
Flow of the book Change.
Some of you may know that I am writing a book called Change. I am writing this book chapter by chapter and releasing them each week on Medium. I have an outline for the book, but I am reserving the right to change it as I go along!! I am releasing the outline now as…Read More
Change. Chapter 3. Collective sense-making through stories
“The past changes a little every time we retell it.” — Hilary Mantel Introduction to the chapter Over the years many people have propositioned me to buy Adventures with Agile. In one of these discussions, the CEO of the other company told me that I would go far because I was able to express truth in the form…Read More
An exciting opportunity to learn about empathy
Hopefully by now, every Agile Coach, Scrum Master, HR Change Agent, and Enterprise Coach, is fully aware of the role that Professional Coaching plays in their job role. Professional Coaching is the key that transforms effectiveness from the mundane to the extraordinary. The late Carl Rogers, often said to the be the founding father of…Read More
Change. Chapter two. by Simon Powers
There is no shortage of opportunity. There is only a shortage of those who will apply themselves to the basics that success requires. ~ Jim Rohn The basics of agility. It’s been a long and hard journey to write this book. I know every author says the same thing. I have had the additional challenge…Read More