Empathy interviews for transformational coaching

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Agile Coaching Ethics Initiative – Key Accomplishments & Highlights

Agile Alliance

The team working on the Agile Alliance Agile Coaching Ethics Initiative has been working steadily over the last six months, and we have now published a draft Code of Ethical Conduct for Agile Coaching (Code) and a set of supporting Ethics Scenarios.


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Business & Life Coaching – The Modern Day Gold Rush?

Mike Morrison

Have you ever thought about training to be a coach? Coaching is the modern day gold rush, the only people making money are those that sell the tools (training). The post Business & Life Coaching – The Modern Day Gold Rush?

Professionalism in Agile Coaching


Recently, we’ve extended our curiosity to the topic of agile coaching. What does it mean to be professional when coaching agile teams? Does it mean you leverage professional coaching skills? What does Professionalism in Agile Coaching look like?

Design and Run Experiments That Actually Progress Your Business

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

Experimenting as a way to explore new products, services, and business models can help eliminate the guesswork involved in building something your customers actually value. That said, it's often quite tricky to take your vision and figure out the first experiment to run. How do you get started? How can you ensure your experiments are well-designed? Join Nick Noreña, educator, entrepreneur, and currently an Innovation Coach at Kromatic, as he walks us through how we can figure out the right experiments to run for any product or service, and in organizations of all sizes.

Choose Your Own Coaching Adventure

Agile Alliance

It's hard to practice coaching a team or an organization. without actually coaching a team or organization. So, we've created a set of "Choose Your Own Coaching Adventure" games similar to our other coaching games, but focused on teams and organizations. The post Choose Your Own Coaching Adventure first appeared on Agile Alliance.

Leaders Coaching Leaders: One Secret to Sustainable Leadership Development

Let's Grow Leaders

You need leaders at every level engaged with your training as leader coaches to facilitate application and learning. The Power of Leaders as Coaches. But what if that same sales SVP showed up as an active coach in the process? Now you want them to be leadership coaches too?

What are the focus areas of an Agile Coach?


Who is an Agile Coach? Though, there is no universal definition of what is an Agile Coach. The first Agile Coaching Competency framework was developed by Lyssa Adkins and Michael Spaydback in 2011. My definition of Agile Coaching. Team Coaching. Business Coaching.

Team Coaching Canvas


. One of the powerful stances the Scrum Master's takes to serve is Coaching Stance. Scrum Master's coach the Scrum team, the Product Owner and the Organisation. Coaching stance can do wonders if the right professional coaching skills are leveraged. .

Cornerstones of Coaching


Co-Active Coaching has 4 cornerstones that underpin the coaching relationship between coach and coachee. . The coach lets go of problem-solving or being nice in favour of telling the hard truth or witnessing a client who is in pain. .

Get Better User Insights With Wasteless Validation

Speaker: Tim Herbig, Product Management Coach and Consultant

Product teams tend to get ahead of themselves by rushing from idea straight to building a Minimum Viable Product (MVP). How can a product manager slow their team down and prevent them from wasting valuable resources? Join Tim Herbig, Product Management Coach and Consultant, as he introduces a new way of understanding MVPs and explores how you can approach validation without wasting the resources of your development team.

The Coaching Conversation Canvas


One of the most often used skills and stances in the daily life of a Scrum Master probably is coaching. I'm talking coaching as in the definition of e.g. the Agile Coaching Institute . So we are explicitly talking about coaching, not consulting or mentoring but coaching.

When A Team Graduates From Its Coach


When a Dev team, their Agile Coach, and Team Facilitator are working well together, it’s a great thing to see! The Agile Coach helps a number of teams to strengthen their use of Scrum, improve technical skills, and identify a team kaizen each Sprint.

Coaching Agreement as Creative Partnership

Agile Alliance

As an Agile coach, have you ever struggled with managing expectations of your role in the organization? The post Coaching Agreement as Creative Partnership first appeared on Agile Alliance. Has magic in any shape or form been implicitly included in your responsibilities or deliverables? People member

The Agile Coaching DNA

Agile Alliance

Potholes in your Roadmap and How to Fill Them

Speaker: Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Advisor

As a Product Manager, prioritizing work on your roadmap is an important part of your role. To answer roadmap questions, you're probably familiar with frameworks like RICE and Cost of Delay. But products are built by people, and people are messy - unlike these frameworks. Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Adviser, has identified potholes in your roadmap that are preventing you from planning as best as you can. She'll take you through all the opportunities to improve your organization's relationship to its roadmap that you may have missed along the way.

Level Up Your Leadership with Executive Coaching

Steve Farber

without Phil Jackson coaching him on his journey toward achieving the highest pinnacles of success in the NBA? The post Level Up Your Leadership with Executive Coaching first appeared on Steve Farber. Would Michael Jordan be the G.O.A.T

Coaching Exploratory Testing

Agile Alliance

Coaching agile teams comes with many challenges - often centered around delivery. The post Coaching Exploratory Testing first appeared on Agile Alliance. Agile doesn't have room for manual testing - or at least you're going to hear that from some agile team members! There's a widespread misconception that manual testing is waste. As a result, tester team members often feel increased scrutiny during an agile … Continued.

Agile Coach Camp Worldwide – Going Remote!

Agile Alliance

Agile Coach Camp Worldwide (ACC-WW) was no exception. The post Agile Coach Camp Worldwide – Going Remote! The Alliance agile coach camp worldwide eventsOur world became topsy-turvy because of the COVID pandemic.

¿Qué es un Agile Coach?


Sin embargo, el rol de coaching ágil a menudo es muy inconsistente y mal entendido. Entonces, ¿qué es un Agile Coach y qué implica la disciplina? Agile Coach? Hay mucho que decir sobre el rol de Agile Coach, pero esto debería servir como un punto de partida fundamental.

The Ultimate Guide to Creating a Strong and Effective Value Proposition

Speaker: Robin Zaragoza, Product Coach and CEO of The Product Refinery

Join Robin Zaragoza, product coach and CEO of The Product Refinery, as she shares tips on how to create a powerful Value Proposition that keeps your customer at the heart of your product development process.

Identifying a Code of Ethical Conduct for Agile Coaching

Agile Alliance

The Agile Alliance Agile Coaching Ethics initiative is developing a code of ethical conduct to raise coaching standards in Agile coaching and amplify the value of the profession. Process agile coaching Agile Coaching Ethics ethics

Loops and Knots - Amplifying Your Coaching Impact


A lot of coaching is about evoking new awareness , helping clients get unstuck if they are and move forward towards the goals they desire. It is an okay choice.After all, we keep saying, for a good reason, that a lot of coaching happens between the sessions.

Coach your Architects in Agile Architecture!


The agile coaches are concerned with making the organization agile on a process level. And in some transformations, the team also has an agile technical coach who teaches the team new practices and techniques from Continuous Delivery, DevOps, and SRE. Start coaching your architects.

Es hora de repensar el "coaching" en agile coaching


En enero de 2020, tuve una entrevista telefónica para un proyecto de transformación ágil con un líder de una empresa con sede en Barcelona que estaba interesado en agile coaching. El entrevistador me preguntó si me gustaría lanzarme a una conversación de coaching y acepté.

Build a Successful and Results-Driven Sales Culture

Speaker: Gary Galvin, CEO, Galvin Technologies

Every business asks the same question: How can we increase revenue? Gary Galvin is here to answer that question. He will help you define metrics to drive success, empower your sales team, and create a culture driven by results and accountability; because when your team clearly understands what path they’re on and why they’re on it, they are that much more likely to achieve results.

The changing role of the Agile Coach – business agility requires different coaching

Agile Alliance

Striving for business agility requires a different approach from the agile coaches. I’ll share my experience of how this insight came to me and what this shift meant for us as agile coaches. In my organisation the agile coaches where organised in an CoE. The post The changing role of the Agile Coach – business agility requires different coaching first appeared on Agile Alliance. When organizations proceed on their agile journey their needs shift.

Coach the Coach Episode 2 – Building Relationships


Coach the Coach Episode 2 - Building Relationships. To be effective, all coaches must develop a productive relationship with their team or teams. How Should Coaches Start Building Relationships. How to best do that varies from coach to coach.

Is a Scrum Master an Agile Coach?


The role of Agile Coach is growing in prominence in many organisations. From software development through to marketing and HR, whole organisations are now seeing benefits from agile adaptive approach to work, and are building internal positions for new Agile Coach roles. .

How to Coach Employees to High Performance When Time is Limited

Let's Grow Leaders

When You Coach Employees, Make Every Conversation Count You want to coach employees to improve performance, but there’s just so little time. Make every coaching conversation count, by focusing on what each team member needs most.

How to Successfully Coach Your Sales Team to Drive Efficiency

Speaker: Steve Benson, Founder and CEO, Badger Maps

A great sales team starts with a manager who’s a great coach. To stay competitive in today’s market, you need to implement a formal coaching approach that is aligned with your buyer’s journey and internal processes to drive results. Fortunately, Steve Benson is here to help you become that great coach.

Why I’m becoming a Professional Coach


In my opinion, the biggest gap in the toolbox is professional coaching. . Since then, the market potential of agile coaching was projected at $500 million by 2023 and has moved firmly into the territory of organization transformation. And then I found professional coaching and tried it.

Como va a ser mi futuro como Agile Coach


El coaching, como trabajo a tiempo completo y forma de vida, es más complicado de lo que parece. . El coaching solo es un pata de las competencias del Agile Coach y ahora lo vamos a analizar. Qué es esto del Agile Coaching? El futuro como Agile Coach.

Why every good leader needs a coach?

CEO Insider

A google search with the term ‘Executive coaching’ returns 282 million hits, so the coaching industry is as strong as it has ever been. The post Why every good leader needs a coach?

5 Reasons Your Employees Ignore Your Coaching

Let's Grow Leaders

Have you ever had (what you thought was) a great coaching conversation—your employee seems to get it—but fifteen minutes later they’re back to their old habits? So you give them more coaching, this time “louder” either literally, or through progressive discipline. The post 5 Reasons Your Employees Ignore Your Coaching appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Winning Well coaching feedback performance management

Driving Discovery and Experimentation in your Organization

Speaker: Teresa Torres, Product Discovery Coach, Product Talk, David Bland, Founder and CEO, Precoil, and Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Advisor, Fearless Product LLC

If you want to build what matters, you can't move forward blindly. But to make progress, you can't let things slow to a crawl while you focus resources on gathering data. This is where continuous discovery and experimentation come in. Join Teresa Torres (Product Discovery Coach, Product Talk), David Bland (Founder, Precoil), and Hope Gurion (Product Coach and Advisor, Fearless Product) in a panel discussion as they cover how - and why - to build a culture of discovery and experimentation in your organization.

Cuatro habilidades clave del agile coach


Existen cuatro habilidades clave del líder cambio que son habilidades de Enseñanza, Tutoría, Facilitación y Coaching Profesional pueden considerarse profesiones en sí mismas. Las habilidades clave del agile coach. El set de competencias del líder del cambio y también del Agile Coach .

When it comes to being coached, what kind of coaching do you prefer to receive?

Thought Leaders LLC

Our reader poll today asks: When it comes to being coached, what kind of coaching do you prefer to receive? I want a coach who only asks questions and I come up with my own answers 4.52%. I want a coach who offers advice and suggestions on what the answer is 9.04%.

How to Become an Agile Coach


There seems to be a large misunderstanding around what it means to be an agile coach. Coaching is well understood, and the largest providers of agile coaching certifications have converged and agreed on the definition. What is an agile coach?

Porqué decimos agile coach cuando queremos decir otra cosa


Me he encontrado varias veces que la gente en general no sabe qué hace un agile coach para las personas, los equipos y las organizaciones. Ser agile coach requiere un desarrollo de serias competencias, que en muchas sitios no están del todo bien comprendidas. Qué es un Agile Coach?

Bridging the Online and Offline: How to Apply Product Thinking to Expanding Your eCommerce Business

Speaker: John Cutler, Product Evangelist and Coach at Amplitude

In a post-COVID world, online retailers are forced to reevaluate their position and address the challenge of adopting new customer experiences. Even brick and mortar businesses are integrating more digital approaches to CX -- testing out loyalty programs and subscription-based models. Join John Cutler, Product Evangelist and Coach at Amplitude, for this enlightening discussion on the current state of the ecommerce landscape.