May 15, 2020

What Is The Role Of An Enterprise Agile Coach?

What Is The Role Of An Enterprise Agile Coach? I was asked this question just over two years ago as being part of the team who set about defining the competencies for the Expert part of the Enterprise Coaching track for ICAgile, the world’s foremost certification body in all things to do with agility. We…

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April 20, 2020

How to Redesign Team Culture to Thrive Online

How to Redesign Team Culture to Thrive Online Culture has been defined by Schneider as ‘the way we do things around here’. I like this definition because it is simple and easily understood. I have a different definition which I think is more useful but harder to understand: ‘Organisational culture is a locally observed phenomenon…

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April 16, 2020

Here’s Why Your Office Culture Doesn’t Translate Online

Here’s Why Your Office Culture Doesn’t Translate Online Every office worker has been forced into working from home due to global lockdown. With a huge reduction of sales, disruption to supply-chains having both up and downstream impacts, and staff either working from home, laid off, or on a furlough; it is not surprising that most…

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March 18, 2020

How to Harness the Power of Agile Coaching to Build Highly Productive Remote Teams

How to Harness the Power of Agile Coaching to Build Highly Productive Remote Teams We are in unprecedented and incredibly challenging times. Where the health and safety of our loved ones is paramount, yet life has this habit of marching on. With so many of us now working from home away from our teams and…

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February 26, 2020

Here’s Why You Need to Be at This Year’s Agile Lean Ireland!

Here’s Why You Need to Be at This Year’s Agile Lean Ireland! This April our very own Rafa Ribeiro and Sam Kiani will be speaking at the fabulous Agile Lean Ireland Conference on the 20-21 April in Dublin. Rafa will also be running our 3-day Agile Team Coach course on the 22- 24 April in…

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October 17, 2019

How to Have Impact with Enterprise Agile Coaching

How to Have Impact with Enterprise Agile Coaching Throughout the last year we have had tremendous experiences all over the world sharing our double ICAgile Certified Enterprise Agile Coach bootcamps and related trainings with agile and business professionals. Many people who join us are looking to solve the age old problem of getting changes to…

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August 17, 2019

The Story of 3 Change Agents

Agile Coach Styles

For previous articles in this series: What coaching means to meTo Coach, you need permissionAn essential ingredient for successful coaching – a contractLetting the expert go The Story of 3 Change Agents In product development it is common to come up with personas to reflect the customers that you have or hope to have in…

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August 15, 2019

Letting The Expert Go

Agile Coaching at AWA

For previous articles in this series please see: What coaching means to me, To Coach, you need permission and An essential ingredient for successful coaching – a contract Letting The Expert Go You need experts on your organisational journey to agility, but they are not the only ones you need. An expert is someone who…

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August 14, 2019

Why a Contract is an Essential Ingredient For Successful Agile Coaching

Coaching Contract

An a Contract is an Essential Ingredient For Successful Agile Coaching This is the third article in this series on Agile Coaching. If you would like to suggest a topic for future articles, please use the comments below. For previous articles in this series please see: What coaching means to me To Coach, you need…

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August 13, 2019

To Coach, You Need Permission

Coaching needs permission

To Coach, You Need Permission Feedback from my original article on Agile Coaching posted yesterday has been good and opened up more conversations about what coaching is. This got me thinking that I could write a sort of (almost) daily digest on coaching. As always, at the heart of everything we do at AWA is…

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