Moving at the Speed of Molasses ... This Might Have Something to do with It!

Are you struggling with delivering a potentially releasable working product every iteration? Ever wonder what one of biggest reasons we have difficulty getting things done at the individual, team and organizational level are? Do you keep doing something even though you know it reduces your productivity and lowers quality? We are going to run an exercise that highlights one of the major culprits that you have all experienced and continue to experience. The exercise will likely ignite a fire that will help you, your team and your organization to become more productive and improve product quality. We will discuss ways to improve this at the individual, team and organization levels.

Knowing this will help anyone to understand the consequences of not prioritizing and increase their desire to. This will lead to producing faster, higher quality products that should lead to delighted customers.

 
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Outline/structure of the Session

Introductions

What?

  • Definition of Insanity
  • ADAPT
  • What Agile Manifesto principles will be covered

Experiential Learning Exercise with Audience

  • Run Exercise
  • Debrief (let the Aha moments run wild)

Now What?

  • Approaches to increase productivity

Wrap Up

 

Learning Outcome

Audience members will gain the following:

  • A new found desire to fix one of the major issues that reduces productivity and quality
  • 2 approaches to fixing the issue

Target Audience

Managers, Developers, Testers, Product Owners, ScrumMasters, Agile Coach, Stakeholders

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