25 years of corporate life
A celebration of 25 years of corporate life This year marks one quarter of a century of my corporate working life. In this post, I explore the changes I have seen and forecast the direction we are heading with a sense of wry humour and mirth. This journey may echo your own career and experience….Read More
Why an internal coaching capability is essential if your business is to succeed
A coach’s role is to bring out the best in others helping them to discover and harness their potential and equip them with tools and strategies to make agility work. Organisational agility needs skilled agile coaches to establish cross-functional teams and agile leadership, and to transform organisational structures and culture. By developing an internal…Read More
5 Reasons To Join The Enterprise Agile Coaching Cohort?
With our inaugural Enterprise Agile Coaching Expert Program in full swing and our forthcoming cohort starting in just a couple of months this April, we are learning so much. Not just about the program’s incredible impact on the current cohort but why there is such a need for this program and what drives people to…Read More
How do I Become an Effective Enterprise Agile Coach?
We’re often asked what is an Enterprise Agile Coach? Or How is one different to a Scrum Master? And what do I need to do and know to up-level? In this article, we explain the five essential competencies that illustrate the practical skills required to be an effective Enterprise Agile Coaching practitioner, and specifically what…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
How to Sharpen your Competencies in Enterprise Agile Coaching
Amidst the ongoing crises our world is facing it has never been more important for our organisations to work alongside effective Enterprise Coaches who possess the breadth and depth of skills needed to catalyse the deep change required to survive and thrive. Yet there has been a lot of confusion surrounding the role of enterprise…Read More
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 part of the team that 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…Read More
An Interview with William Strydom
Earlier this month I had the chance to catch up with our friend and AWA Coach Trainer, William Strydom who is based in Washington D.C. We got chatting about all things agile and coaching and what William is seeing as common challenges organizations are facing when moving towards enterprise agility. Hi William – for those…Read More
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…Read More
What Are ICP-ENT and ICP-CAT? And How Are They Different?
ICAgile – the world’s leading certification body for agile mastery – provides learners with a clear and comprehensive learning roadmap made up of separate “blades”. Each of these “blades” contain at least two high-quality knowledge-based certifications and a competency based called “ICAgile Expert”. The Enterprise Agile Coaching track is no different. This advanced program includes…Read More
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.Read More
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…Read More
Save up to £500 with the Enterprise Agile Coach Training Pass
Don’t miss your chance to save up to £500 when you book both our Enterprise Agile Coaching training courses at the same time. This training pass includes The Enterprise Agility Masterclass and the Coaching for Enterprise Agility courses. Both courses have been created by Simon Powers, the Founder of AWA and certified by ICAgile for their…Read More