Humanizing Work 2019 Recap

I know after last week’s post, I probably don’t need more Agile For All love.  Yet, timing just happened this go around.  Agile For All puts on a learning event for a few days each year, with the last several…

Four Years with Agile For All

Thanks to LinkedIn, I realized that I’ve been with Agile For All for four years now. Talk about the feeling of time flying and being surprised that four years have gone by already. This prompted me to take a little…

Facilitation Tip: Grounding

With our new Advanced Certified ScrumMaster course, I’ve been focused on facilitation skills for leaders.  I thought maybe sharing quick small facilitation techniques and tips would be a good series posts (to compliment the exercise write-ups posts). Facilitation Challenge: As a…

ORSC Path Review

I’m finally forcing myself to find time to take CRR Global Organization and Relationship System Coaching training program.  Beyond Emotional Intelligence (relationship with oneself), and Social Intelligence (relationship with other) lies Relationship Systems Intelligence where the focus is on the…

Checking back in

I try to help people. Sometimes that help is simply listening. Sometimes that help is providing advice. Sometimes that help is comprised of many things. Recently, at the scrum gathering, I was able to connect and help several people. Here’s…

In the real world…

I’ve been receiving this sentiment frequently in entry level courses: “In the real world, how would we have the development team select the work?”, “In the real world, how would we stop having to provide velocity/hours to management?”, and/or “In…

ORSC Geography Review

I’m finally forcing myself to find time to take CRR Global Organization and Relationship System Coaching training program.  Beyond Emotional Intelligence (relationship with oneself), and Social Intelligence (relationship with other) lies Relationship Systems Intelligence where the focus is on the…

Austin Scrum Gathering Review

This past week I was in Austin for a few days to attend (and sponsor as part of Agile For All) the Scrum Alliance Scrum Gathering North America conference. I absolutely loved this week for a variety of reasons. I’m…