Balanced Agility

Balanced Agility




Country: United States of America
Contact Name: Jolene Jangles
Email: jolene@balancedagility.com
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Website: https://www.balancedagility.com/



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ICAgile Certified Professional - Agile Coaching Certified Agile Coach Agile Coaching Are you a coach or leader working with agile teams? Do you want to make a bigger impact? Do you want to love your job? We've designed this class just for you. Balanced Agility's Certified Agile Coach class ignites your leadership journey. Have fun while you increase your knowledge and agile coaching skills. You'll look at the way you lead from a new perspective. The highly experiential 3 day class taught using Training From the BACK of the Room techniques provides a highly interactive environment that hones essential coaching skills like self-awareness, coaching stance, mentoring, facilitation, active listening, powerful questioning and coaching for action.
ICAgile Certified Professional - Agile Team Facilitation Epic Facilitation: Skills for the Agile Workplace Agile Coaching Do you have meeting fatigue? Are you looking to get more out of each session? Can you imagine getting your team excited and engaged? If you are currently a Scrum Master, a Release Train Engineer, XP Coach, Agile Coach or Agile Leader – this class is for you! Balanced Agility Facilitator’s class provides you with 2 days of hands on experience in improving your facilitation skills. This highly interactive workshop with more than 40 hands on activities designed to build and improve your Agile team facilitation skills. We will learn and practice the fundamentals of facilitation and bring in concepts from cognitive neuroscience to improve how we engage others. We will go through the core agile meetings to give you a few ways to facilitate your teams at different levels of team maturity. Acting as a skilled and effective facilitator is a great step forward in building high performing Agile teams and in becoming an effective Agile coach. ​ Prerequisites: any 2 day introduction to Agile or currently acting in the role of Scrum Master, XP Coach, Agile Coach or similar Agile execution leadership role. In this class you we will: Building off of Training from the BACK of the room we will explore how cognitive neuroscience research can help us engaging others in a more fun and exciting way to achieve more. Plan and conduct effective Agile ceremonial meetings at varying levels of team maturity so your facilitation can increase as your teams level of performance increase How to specifically facilitate the common practices of Agile Teams: release and sprint planning, daily stand-ups, reviews, and retrospectives, as well as project chartering and product roadmapping Group facilitation tools and techniques for effectively designing meetings and workshops that both engage the entire audience and drives toward agreed-upon outcomes Develop an appreciation for the art of facilitation as key to fostering collaboration and enabling self-organizing teams Diagnosing and handling dysfunctional teams ​​Out of this class, you will receive: A full tool kit of facilitation principles, techniques and practices, along with hands-on experience in their application.
ICAgile Certified Professional Fun Fundamentals: Starting Your Agile Journey Right Agile Fundamentals In order to succeed with agile, teams and organizations should focus first on “being agile” as a foundation for success in “doing agile.” From this two day interactive exploration of agile students come away with a solid understanding of core concepts to prepare them fortheir agile journey. Balanced Agility Fun Fundamentals class provides you with 2 days of hands on experience in to learn the basics of the agile mindset and practice. ​Fun Fundamentals is foundational and the gateway to all other ICAgile tracks, the ICP credential has the broadest target audience. It is appropriate for those new to agile, and for practitioners who recognize the need to focus on “being” agile in addition to “doing” agile. In this class we will: Building off of Training from the BACK of the room we will explore how cognitive neuroscience research can help us engaging others in a more fun and exciting way to achieve more. You will be learning concepts such as adaptive planning, value-driven development, team collaboration and frequent feedback for continuous improvement. The course also covers the history of agile, the agile manifesto, the agile principles, and some widely applied frameworks and practices. ​ Out of this class, you will receive: A full tool kit of agile principles, techniques and practices, along with hands-on experience in their application.