Rock, Paper Stories - This stuff is so easy you probably won't believe it works

Nope, this session has nothing to do with user-stories. Rather, it's about everyday, "did I tell you about ...", stories - the kind you find in jokes, cartoons, novels and conversation - and how to use them to implement Agile in a non-threatening, yet surprisingly sticky way. You'll learn a little theory, you'll have a laugh, and you'll learn (at least) one story which will, one day, save your butt.

 
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This is an entertaining session about how I use simple stories - and even jokes - to teach Agile.  I just gave it at LeanAgileScotland it was very well received.  I even had 300 people singing - willingly! - at the end of it.  It features stories, 2 or 3 short videos, and a tiny bit of theory.

 

It's best suited for a large group.

 

 

Learning Outcome

How to introduce agile in a non-threatening way.

Target Audience

Anyone, everyone

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