February 15, 2021

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…

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February 11, 2021

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…

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February 8, 2021

Change. Chapter 3. Collective sense-making through stories

Participants at an AWA training course

“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…

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May 15, 2020

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 had no idea that it would take nearly two…

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April 6, 2020

How to Unlock Transformative Training Experiences Online

This last month has been a huge learning journey for me and I would like to share what I have learnt about online agile training and how it compares to in the classroom training. Most people assume in the classroom training is a better experience than online. If I am honest, I also shared this…

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February 28, 2020

Defining the Discipline of Enterprise Coaching for Agility

Join us along with ICAgile for this Expert Panel on the competencies behind Enterprise Coaching for Agility Since 2018 Simon Powers along with an incredibly dedicated and experienced team of 5 leaders Michael Madore, Kevin Callahan, Michael Spayd, Marsha Acker and Shannon Ewan, have been working hard to define the ICAgile Expert Gate for Enterprise…

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October 17, 2019

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 stick and engaging leadership in the right conversations,…

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September 26, 2019

The Times – Enterprise Agility Report 2019

enterprise agility report

Adventures with Agile is delighted to bring you the “Enterprise Agility Report 2019.” This report is the latest in-depth look at pivotal topics concerning the state of agile transformation and innovation today. Published in The Times on the 23rd September, this 20-page special report is a must have for any business leader wanting to understand how…

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August 20, 2019

AWA Brings First-Ever ICAgile Enterprise Coaching (ICP-CAT) Training to Oslo & Scandinavia

International training and coaching provider Adventures with Agile (AWA) and the International Consortium for Agile (ICAgile) have announced the first-ever ICAgile-accredited training from its Enterprise Coaching track to be offered in Oslo, Norway this Autumn. This is also the first time that the advanced ICAgile Certified Professional in Coaching  Agile Transitions (ICP-CAT) certification will be…

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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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