Change Your Questions – Video

Change Your Questions – Change Your World Questions are powerful tools in the hands of agile teams that can help people discover innovative solutions that have been locked inside waiting to be released into our products! This high-energy workshop teaches how questions can be used to help a team learn, grow, and break through thought barriers. Learn what makes certain … Read More

Beyond Removing Impediments – Video

Beyond Removing Impediments – Scrum Master as Team Coach The role of the Scrum Master is about more than removing impediments and facilitating meetings. Scrum Masters act as mirrors for their teams and mentor team members great Scrum Masters coach their teams to high performance every day. We will share a metaphor for teams to use on their journey to … Read More

The Language of Appreciation – Video

This video presentation will describe the five appreciation languages and talk about effective ways to use them with individuals in the workplace as motivators using real life success stories as examples. Attendees will be given the opportunity to take a short assessment to determine what their primary and secondary appreciation language is and will do a team based exercise to … Read More

Coaching Skills for Scrum Masters Video

As an Enterprise Agile Coach, I want to help ScrumMasters sharpen and, if necessary, develop coaching skills to complement the tools already in their Agile toolkit. In my Keep Austin Agile 2016 session, I introduced 16 professional coaching skills that ScrumMasters can cultivate, which fall into four categories: (Video starts at category #2 – bottom lining.) Internal Control skills – focus on self-control, … Read More