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Life Coaching In Agile

February 19, 2016

Victoria Schiffer is an experienced Agile Coach with a passion for people and coaching. Her belief and inspiration from empowering great teams motivated her to deepen her strengths with a Professional Life Coaching Certificate.      Let me begin with the story about two frogs. (Photo: “Two yellow frogs” | by Tambako the Jaguar) There is […]

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5 Ways to Kick Imposter Syndrome to the Curb

August 2, 2015

Sometimes, when I get ready to speak in front of a huge room of people, this little voice inside my head pops up and says. “Who do you think you are to be in front of these people? You don’t have anything all that insightful to say. They’re going to find you out. You will […]

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Why offshoring Agile development often doesn’t work

October 7, 2014

Lorraine is a seasoned Agile Coach and Certified Scrum Master with over ten years of Agile experience managing software development and implementation projects. She has published about ‘Agile and offshoring’ and ‘how to improvise Scrum’ in CIO Magazine (tinyurl.com/pvkd99n), ComputerWorld and the Agile Journal. Lack of communication and teamwork leads to poor productivity and a solution […]

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Getting to Agile and the Coach’s Role

September 23, 2014

Allison Pollard’s goal is “To Teach and Delight.” Her goal is to help people discover and develop their agile instincts. She enjoys mentoring others to become great Scrum Masters, coaching managers to grow teams that deliver amazing results, and fostering communities that provide sustainability for agile transformations. Allison blogs at over at To Teach and […]

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The Narrative Practice of Building a Team

July 2, 2014
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Elinor Slomba – (@artsint) has nearly twenty years’ fundraising and management experience combined with training in ethnographic field research methods and Agile project management frameworks.  She collaborates with professionals in visual, performance and literary arts as well as software development and other technical fields to deepen understanding of principles necessary for innovation. Her company, E. Slomba […]

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Why is it so hard to find experienced Product Owners?

May 28, 2014
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Lynn Winterboer – (@agilelynn) With a proven background in a variety of data projects and agile practices, Lynn Winterboer teaches and coaches DW/BI teams on how to effectively apply agile principles and practices to their work. For almost 20 years, Lynn has served in numerous roles within the analytics, business intelligence and data warehousing space. She […]

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I’m being an Agile player

March 4, 2014

Natalie Warnert (@nataliewarnert) blogs at Confessions of a New ScrumMaster.  Here she is, talking about dating Agile. So I’m being an Agile player. I’m dating a few different versions of Agile to see which works best while trying to keep it from the other methods I’m test driving. Don’t tell Scrum that I was scoping out […]

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Techniques for Giving Your Glow

December 15, 2013

Leslie Morse is a coach and trainer in Columbia, South Carolina USA. More from Leslie’s blog can be read at http://www.lesliej.net/category/work-with-leslie/biography/ Techniques for Giving Your Glow is a quick hit list of ways you can help share your light with others and lend a little bit of the credibility, trust, and subject matter authority you’ve […]

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Standup Is About Commitment, Not About “Giving Status”

October 3, 2013

Caroline Sauve is an agile coach from Canada.  I have had the pleasure of interacting with, teaching, and learning from Caroline in the Coaching Agile Teams class and at Agile Coach Camp Canada.  Caroline blogs at agile meditation.  She starts this blog post with a thank you to me.  I gratefully accept your appreciation, Caroline, […]

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Become an Agile Whisperer

September 18, 2013

I have had the pleasure to work with Jennifer in the agile coaching classroom.  She is a wonderfully creative and thoughtful coach who blog as at Kanna Glass Studios.  Here she is… Become an Agile Whisperer If you are involved in the Agile movement as a Scrum Master or Agile Coach, you are involved in introducing […]

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Using Kanban to simplify and save time on complex enterprise integration projects

September 6, 2013

Stephanie by South is a Lean Agile Coach from Australia who blogs at bysouth.  She is a Third Culture Kid.  Here she is: Using Kanban to simplify and save time on complex enterprise integration projects Often the introduction of new methodologies and change programs are overwhelming for important professionals whom have no capacity for “another […]

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