August 10, 2020

Can Agile improve productivity?

Increasing productivity Increased productivity is often the key priority for project managers and there are a few ways that can improve team productivity: Adopting new technologies New approaches Improving current methods and skills. A key focus is the Agile methodology. This can help achieve productivity through increased collaboration and responsiveness to customer/client enquiries and requests….

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December 4, 2019

How to Get Ready to Help your Company Prepare for the Challenges of Today & Tomorrow

The real shift in an organisation’s ability to respond to market demands in an agile way starts with its leaders. However the type of leadership that is needed today is very different to what was needed in the past. The main difference being that the traditional approach to leadership development is outdated and isn’t sufficient…

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May 14, 2019

An Interview with Rafael Ribeiro

Earlier this month I had the chance to catch up with our friend and AWA Coach Trainer, Rafa Ribeiro who is based in Lisbon, Portugal. We got chatting about all things agile and coaching and why Rafa chose the professional coaching path after working as a Software Developer for over a decade. Hi Rafa –…

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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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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 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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January 15, 2019

The Aginext Conference is back in March 2019

The Aginext Conference is back 21st – 22nd March 2019! In what will be its third year, Aginext dedicates two jam-packed days to the future of Agile, Lean, CICD and DevOps transformations.

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November 8, 2018

Using agile principles to develop company culture. Part 4: Working Software over comprehensive documentation

In this fourth post about applying agile principles at FutureLearn, Tessa Cooper, Director of People and Culture, talks about living your values, developing your people and focussing on feedback over comprehensive documentation. Before you read this you might want to read the first couple of posts: Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Individuals and interactions over processes and…

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October 2, 2018

New Course Announced! Agile Team Facilitator (ICP-ATF)

We’re thrilled to announce a brand-new course is all finished and has just entered our training schedule. AWA founder, Simon Powers and the rest of the AWA team have been hard at work pulling together fantastic content for this new ICAgile Certified Agile Team Facilitator course. We’re especially excited for this course as it focuses…

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September 20, 2018

Introduction to Systemic Coaching and Large-Scale Facilitation #AWALSF

We’re excited to kick off a new series of community events strengthening the worldwide community of facilitators and coaches. This first event on 17th October, in association with International Facilitation Week, will be facilitated by Simon Powers and Nairy McMahon to share why, how and what we will be doing as a community to promote…

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