Agile 2: The Next Iteration of Agile – Wed 05/12, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EST. this Event The Agile movement took us away from big up-front plans, micromanagement, and projects-by-numbers. Yet it dismissed the importance of leadership, structure, forethought, and individual differences. It defined one-size-fits-all practices, often favoring some styles of work over others, and too often defined by frameworks or methodologies that were pushed in an all-or-nothing way […]

Outcome Based Thinking Through OKRs – Get Real Outcomes Done Right! – Wed 05/19, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EST. this Event Do you struggle to get your team of seven on the same page? Are you curious how companies like Intel, Google, LinkedIn, and Microsoft aligned their tens of thousands of employees? Luiz “Q” Quintela will share his stories of how OKRs have bridged strategy to execution by focusing on outcomes and ensuring […]

How to Lead Effective Retrospectives – Wed 04/21, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EST. this Event So many retrospectives are plagued with the common failure points of low engagement, uncompleted action items, minimal collaboration and learning, and lack of improvement over time. If you can relate to any of these symptoms, you need to start leading (or influencing) your retrospectives to be more effective. That starts with a […]

Inner Agility and Adult Development – The Sobering Truth – Thurs 04/08, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM EST. this Event The concept of Agile – what it is, how to grow it, where it is useful, what the necessary preconditions are, has expanded rather dramatically over the last 25 years. Late adopter organizations may still be stuck at the “how” of Agile – the process, what the hands of the people on […]

Agile Scrum: Theory vs. Practice – Wed 04/07, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EST.

register Buy Tickets on Eventbrite About this Event Agile Scrum is one of the leading development frameworks for building software products. Leaders in the field note that the framework needs to be followed as the Scrum Guide outlines. However, as the same suggests, Agile should be adaptable for what works best for each cross-functional team. […]

Embracing the Resistance to Change – Thurs 04/01, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST. this Event Agile transformations fail for many reasons. Surprisingly, failure often has nothing to do with agile itself. We’ve all heard “resistance to change” and “lack of senior leadership buy-in” being cited as reasons for failure, so what’s your plan to deal with this? Agile itself doesn’t have the right answers needed to overcome […]

Aligning Performance with Strategy in Agile Portfolio Management – Thurs 05/06, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST (was previously 04/22). this Event Large and medium-sized companies are continuously confronted with having to choose from a number of active and proposed initiatives and then allocate resources based on need or importance. But in this world of market disruption and fierce competition, the traditional process no longer works. Whatever the business strategy goals, Agile Portfolio Management […]

Powerful Questions, Active Listening, and Tricks & Treats of Agile Coaching – Thurs 04/29, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST. this Event Powerful questions and active listening are some of the most important tools to utilize if you are either a Coach, a Manager, or holding any type of leadership role. Easier said than done– in this webinar, Faye shares her experience in actively putting these tools in action. Guest Speaker: Faye Tsampardouka Faye […]