March 8, 2018

Interesting Technical Debt Meetup

Interesting Technical Debt Meetup Join us for an engaging and informative workshop on technical debt. We will be facilitating interactive exercises which will equip you (and your teams) to identify the biggest causes of technical debt and how to leverage technical debt. We will be sharing how to motivate teams to address their technical debt….

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February 18, 2018

How to Change Culture

How to Change Culture There are many models for discussing Culture change that are useful in opening the conversation with leadership. Models I have found useful include: The Schneider Model Frederic Laloux model based upon spiral dynamics The Sahota model These models give us the ability to see where things are now and where we…

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February 15, 2018

What We Learned at Our 1st World Retrospective Day Retro

What We Learned at Our 1st World Retrospective Day Retro To mark the world’s first  “world retrospective day” we teamed up with the #play14 London team to run a retrospective on the AWA community. We hadn’t done something like this before so we were extremely excited to see how the evening would play out and…

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February 14, 2018

Bring your Stories, Examples & Opinions to the Enterprise Agility Masterclass

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Bring your Stories, Examples & Opinions to the Enterprise Agility Masterclass I’ve been on a good number of courses in the last year or so. I can honestly say The Enterprise Agility Masterclass (EAM) is quite unlike other courses I have attended. I know that’s a sweeping statement, and it’s something often said about training…

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February 13, 2018

How to Support the Shift in Moving Towards Enterprise Agility

How to Support the Shift in Moving Towards Enterprise Agility When Agile crossed from the team to the enterprise, several organisational challenges emerged, resulting in a new field we now know as Enterprise Agile Coaching (EAC).  This new and exciting area requires a specific yet diverse range of skills and competencies needed to support the…

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February 5, 2018

Is the Product Owner Part of the Team?

Is the Product Owner Part of the Team? When you ask this question in the companies, you find out that about 30% of teams believe that he or she is not. If you ask why not, you find out that they feel their Product Owners are far away from them, they don’t help them, and…

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February 1, 2018

Neuroscience: The Secret To Becoming A Better Agile Coach

Neuroscience: The Secret To Becoming A Better Agile Coach Feb- 14, 2018 2pm GMT #SQAWebinars AWA Coach – Philiy Lander will be taking part in a EuroStar Testing & Huddle Webinar this month. The topic is Neuroscience, an area of coaching that’s close to Philiy’s heart since it underpins everything we do as coaches. Join…

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January 30, 2018

Develop your Leadership & Transformation Mastery with the Leading for Change Pass

Develop your Leadership & Transformation Mastery with the Leading for Change Pass Let’s say you’re a coach or consultant, you already have the team stuff nailed and want to move to working in the wider context of the organisation. The thing is you’re not quite sure what know-how is needed to get you to the…

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January 26, 2018

Coaching For Team Agility – A New Course by AWA

Coaching For Team Agility – A New Course by AWA Agile and Lean processes don’t work unless there is a deep respect and consideration for people. Often the behaviours we experience and sometimes exhibit at work aren’t in alignment with our own goals and the goals of the organisation. This is what makes achieving agility…

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January 25, 2018

AWA x Play14 x World Retrospective Day

AWA x Play14 x World Retrospective Day Join AWA, #play14 and 30+ other events across the world for the first ever World Retrospective Day on the 6th February. What is World Retrospective Day (WRD)? Follow the Sun as we Retrospect Around the World. – The vision of WRD is to promote continuous improvement through the…

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