Team Leaders and Managers who oversee Scrum teams
as well as Product Owners, Scrum Masters, and Support Roles
who have had prior Scrum or Kanban training,,
want to refine their framework skills,
and explore the impacts of employee engagement on Scrum teams.
Understand where you are and where you need to be with your Agile mindset.
Complete a product canvas and redefine what a backlog provides.
Write user stories that provide a value driven definition to the development team.
Prioritize the backlog using a variety of assessment methods.
Benchmark a user story value system and conduct estimating sessions.
DevelopAgile roadmaps using four different techniques.
Identify a strategy for working with customers and stakeholders on an Agile roadmap.
Demonstrate techniques for determining a release path and create release map examples.
Discuss team culture and how it impacts ability to reach high-performance with any framework.
Ensure that interactions, events, and activities create value.
Part of the Solution
Real life, real learning
Learning by Doing
What is group coaching?
In our group coaching program you will work in a class of no more than 12 people to learn, practice, share, and ask questions. Group coaching allows all of the participants to have a shared experience of learning and grow beyond basic one-to-one coaching.
Is there instruction in a group coaching program?
Of our 12 session, approximately half will be instruction and practice in the form of masterclasses and the remainder will be group coaching where you can seek help to practice the techniques we have been learning or other issues you encounter in your organization.
What is the course outline for this program?
Week 1: Agile Mindset & Principles
Week 2: Product Vision
Week 3A: Product Themes and Backlogs Redefined
Week 3B: Group Coaching
Week 4: User Stories In-Depth
Week 5A: Acceptance Criteria Deep Dive
Week 5B: Slicing Stories and Addressing Non-Functional Stories
Week 6: Group Coaching
Week 7: Managing the Backlog
Week 8: Group Coaching
Week 9: Roadmaps
Week 10: Releases
Week 11: Group Coaching (Value-added Interactions & Events)
Week 12: Group Coaching (Team Culture)
BONUSES: Experimental Backlogs and More
What do I need to do to prepare for the program?
- Ability to be clear of distractions with a calm quiet place to participate.
- Willingness and time to put in the work outside the weekly group sessions.
- Interest in setting aside pre-conceived ideas and opening mind to new techniques.
- Camera, microphone, computer, appropriate internet bandwidth.
- Mobile phone with data plan for activity check-in when away from computer.
- Basic understanding of online tools or willingness to take extra time to learn.
How is the group coaching program presented?
All content is posted on the Thinkific dashboard. All Zoom sessions are recorded and posted to the dashboard as well. In addition, we have an online support community to share and ask questions.
What is the day/time for the class?
Because we have participants from across the globe, once we have a minimum of 8 people registered we will decide on the day and time that works best for the time zones involved. This is why we collect your location information when you register.
What if I want 1-to-1 coaching?
We offer a limited number of 1-to-1 VIP coaching sessions each quarter for which members must pre-qualify based on their goals and where they are on their journeys. The VIP coaching packages are for 12 hours over 4 months.
Is there a bundle discount if I want to enroll in more than one journey?
Yes. Please contact us at email@example.com for details. Likewise we offer a bundle discount if multiple people in one organization enroll.
Can I get a refund if I don't like it?
If after 4-sessions you discover that this program is not for you, you can get a 50% refund.