January 24, 2019

Our February Meetup: Bringing Down the Vision

We are excited to bring you the 2nd session in our large-scale facilitation and systemic coaching series, facilitated by Zuzi Sochova, an ORSC Practitioner and a Certified Scrum Trainer. Join us on 19th February for Bringing Down the Vision.

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November 28, 2018

3 Reasons to do both Agile Team Coach and Facilitator Courses in the same week!

3 Reasons to do both Agile Team Coach and Facilitator Courses in the same week!   We have a fantastic opportunity for you in the New Year. For the first time ever, we are running our ICAgile-Certified Agile Team Facilitator (ICP-ATF) and Agile Team Coach (ICP-ACC) courses back-to-back in one week. Join us 14th-18th of…

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October 30, 2018

Five Practical Tips For Managing an Exhausted Team

Five Practical Tips For Managing an Exhausted Team   Anna Obukhova, agile coach, managing partner ScrumTrek   A 2017 study commissioned by Travail Suisse showed that 41 % of all Swiss employees feel stressed and emotionally exhausted at work. One year later, Health Promotion Switzerland published the results of a three-year survey conducted in partnership…

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October 17, 2018

Transform Your Meeting From Pointless to Productive: Slides & Facilitator Notes

Transform Your Meeting From Pointless to Productive: Slides & Facilitator Notes   I was a speaker at the Global Scrum Gathering in London 2018. My talk was “Transform Your Meetings From Pointless to Productive”, I chose to speak on this topic because every team, company or industry I have worked in, everyone has complained about…

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October 2, 2018

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

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 course. We’re especially excited for this…

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September 20, 2018

Introduction to Systemic Coaching and Large-Scale Facilitation #AWALSF

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…

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September 14, 2018

Transform your Meetings from Pointless to Productive

Transform your Meetings from Pointless to Productive “Meetings are pointless” … “We have too many meetings” … “Meetings get in the way of real work!”   Sound familiar?   These were common responses to a survey about meetings given to teams, Scrum Masters and Agile coaches. The quotes are symptoms of a typical problem that…

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August 29, 2018

Enterprise Agile Coach Bootcamp – Combining Two Halves of One Picture

Enterprise Agile Coach Bootcamp – Combining 2 Halves of One Picture   What is it? The 5-day Enterprise Agile Coach Bootcamp is a double certified class, combining our Enterprise Agility Masterclass and Coaching for Enterprise Agility classes that cover ICAgile’s Enterprise Coaching Track. Earlier this Summer we ran the Enterprise Agile Coach bootcamp to a fantastic and…

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August 10, 2018

My Talk At This Year’s Agile 2018

My Talk At This Year’s Agile 2018 At this year’s Agile2018 I shared a 5-minute lightning talk called ‘Deploying Agile is Ultimately Self-Defeating’ which we filmed and shared on our YouTube Channel. In my talk I share: a new model why agile frameworks often don’t deliver what you had hoped for why leadership doesn’t get…

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February 3, 2017

Wanted: Great Agile Teams

Wanted: Great Agile Teams Hello, If you’re the ScrumMaster, leader, or manager of an Agile team, what are you there to do? My answer is: help the team become great and stay great. Meaning what? I want your team to contribute to business outcomes and to make a meaningful difference, not only to produce outputs…

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