April 17, 2019

Certified Agile Leadership 1 – My Experience

by Valerie McLean Recently I gained my Certified Agile Leadership 1 from Scrum Alliance. I attended Michael Sahota’s course in London with around 20 other budding agile leaders, over 2 days. I’ve had some time to let the learning set in – to say it was an enlightening experience is putting it lightly! I’ll try my…

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April 16, 2019

An Approach to Agility that Actually Works

Forget the new wave of agile xxx manifestos, competency frameworks, and fluency metrics. All of these new ‘tools’ are just someone trying to tell you they know best about your business and how you should behave.

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April 10, 2019

What I Learned From Attending Our Agile Team Coach Course

After attending our most recent Agile Team Coach course, James, our Marketing Coordinator, writes up a report on his experience.

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April 2, 2019

How The Way We Coach Impacts The Success Of Our Clients / Projects

Join us for the third instalment of our Large Scale Facilitation Meetups!

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March 28, 2019

Improve Organizational Agility by Uncovering Hidden Truths

We’re excited to welcome you to our next meetup in NYC. This month we will be joined by Ben Williams, Leor Herzfelf and Alanna Finn. They will be sharing a brief introduction to Integral Theory, and how it can apply to Agile ways of working. We hope you can join us for what will be…

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March 26, 2019

Agile Team Coach & Facilitator Back-to-Back this Summer!

Agile Team Coach & Facilitator Back-to-Back this Summer! Over 1 year, 6 countries and 8 cities since we launched our 3 day ICAgile Certified Agile Team Coach course to sell-out classes worldwide, we are delighted to announce a series of back-to-back classes combining both our popular Agile Team Coach course with our 100% powerpoint free Agile Team…

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March 25, 2019

Lessons from a Personal Journey in Becoming an Agile Coach with Shane Hastie

At the start of March, we welcomed Shane Hastie; Director of Agile Learning Programs at ICAgile, to the AWA Meetup. He shared his wisdom and experience in a journey to becoming an industry-recognised expert in Agile Coaching through a competency-based assessment (ICE-AC). Watch a recording of the event in this blog.

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March 13, 2019

3 Ways Professional Coaching Brings out the Best in Agile Teams

Interest in professional coaching within the agile community has been growing and it is now widely agreed that it is a core competency of an Agile Coach. It is a skill that you must be adept at in order to qualify as a certified professional in Agile Coaching with ICAgile. There are many reasons for this but I wanted to start you out with a few.

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March 12, 2019

Save Time and Money with the AWA Training Passes

An option that we have for you at AWA is to create fully customisable bundles of our full range of courses. This save you time by booking in bulk, and money as, by booking together, you can save a lot!

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March 4, 2019

7 Myths Standing in the Way of Organisational Agility

This month we have the honour and privilege to be welcoming Antoinette Coetzee – a talented and highly experienced international Agile Coach – to share her insights and wisdom at our next AWA NYC meetup. We will discover what the  7 Myths Standing in the Way of Organizational Agility are, and why even though there has been…

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March 1, 2019

Evolvagility – Leadership in the Age of Agile

this article was written by Lisa Boyer Cooney, an agile coach based in Virigina. How many times have you left a meeting where all present have a clear idea in mind of what to do next, and a few weeks later it turns out that there was a hidden diversity of thought, and the effort…

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February 27, 2019

In Conversation with Michael Hamman & Simon Powers

Following our thought-provoking meetup with Agile Leadership Institute co-founder Michael Hamman we invited Michael to join AWA Founder, Simon Powers, to further explore some of the topics raised during his fascinating talk. During this 45 minute conversation, Michael and Simon explored why we need agile leaders everywhere – from team leads, to scrum masters, to…

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February 26, 2019

What AWA are Doing for World Retrospective Day 2019

World Retrospective Day is nearly upon us! Read on to find out about this day and what AWA are doing to celebrate.

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February 25, 2019

Welcoming Shane Hastie from ICAgile to our Meetup with a Talk on Becoming an Agile Coach

We are proud to welcome Shane Hastie, the Director of Agile Learning Programs at ICAgile and InfoQ Culture Podcast host, to AWA on 7th March for an interactive session exploring agile coaching.

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February 19, 2019

Join AWA for the First Ever Agile Coach Bootcamp in Lisbon

After two editions of the Agile Team Coach in Lisbon, we knew that Portugal was not only a place to visit… but a place to stay. With great wine and food, lovely people and warm weather… Lisbon really is a fantastic place to visit.

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February 19, 2019

Watch our January Meetup: Evolvagility with Michael Hamman

Relive or discover our January Meetup on Evolvagility with Michael Hamman. Watch the event in full!

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February 12, 2019

Early Birds are Flying Out the Door for Certified LeSS Practitioner

There are only 2 Early Bird tickets left for this class which are likely to sell-out extremely soon. Don’t miss the rare and transformative opportunity to learn the LeSS (Large-Scale Scrum) framework with Craig Larman – the co-creator himself.

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February 6, 2019

Mind the Gap

Don’t miss out on our February Agile Team Coach course as you’ll have to wait till April for the next one!

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February 1, 2019

How Much Coaching is in Your Agile Coaching?

Found out what you’ll learn from attending our webinar ‘How Much Coaching is in Your Agile Coaching?’ on 25th February at 12:30 – 13:15 GMT.

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February 1, 2019

What is Enterprise Agile Coaching?

  With increasing interest in Enterprise Agility and therefore demand for such expertise, comes many questions and challenges. What is Enterprise Agility? What is Business Agility? How and why are they different? How will my organisation do more agile? Do I need to make everyone go agile?   Enterprise Agility and Business Agility Enterprise Agility…

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