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High Performance Tree

High Performance Tree

by Omar Bermudez January 14, 2013

The high performance tree from Lyssa Adkins is one of my favorite coach tools to start in any team. By the way, I am presenting it in my first retro at every team I touch. Here is my way to introduce it. Personally I am able to resume agile goal in one picture and put […]

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An Agile Team “Reset”

by Justin Hennessy February 7, 2012

  By its very nature, Scrum is a constant journey of inspection and adaptation. But there comes a time when it’s a good idea for an Agile team (mature or not) to take a step back to review and relearn the foundation principles and practices of Scrum. In other words, have a team “reset.” I’m […]

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High performance tree – métaphore de la performance

by Jean-Francois September 19, 2011

Dear Lyssa, When we met in June we discussed the high performance tree and I told you I was using it to set the vision of the Agile journey with the teams I coach. You asked me to write an article in French about the performance tree and I promised I would to it. Done […]

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The quest for high performance

by Tom Reynolds September 23, 2010

Over recent months I have been working with Lyssa Adkins to improve my coaching skills. One of our areas of focus has been team start-up and our expectation that we have for our teams to become high performing. In our work together, Lyssa shared some team start-up exercises to use with new teams. I had […]

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