Restarting your agile transformation- An Agile Playbook

schedule Oct 24th 11:00 - 11:45 AM place Ballroom D

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Has your agile transformation stalled? Are you treading water? Does it feel like your standups are just going through the motion?  Sounds like you need a Transformation bypass.

Any agile transformation is a challenge and can stall if it doesn't get the right amount of attention. Maybe you had a consulting firm come in to lay out a roadmap. Only after they left the anti-bodies rushed back in. Or your tried to kick it off internally, to find yourself never getting off the ground despite executive support?

This session provides a playbook for re-engaging (or engaging from the get go) an enterprise agile transformation. A week by week, play by play guide for enabling the change engine to get enough momentum to keep going despite the resistance.

This playbook is based on what we are doing right now in the AOL Platform's division. From day one hitting the ground to when and how you roll out common training, to what you do next, and next and next.

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Outline/Structure of the Talk


The Agile Coach, why do we exist? 

Autonomy, Master, Purpose - Happiness

Outline of the Playbook

The three phases of rollout

The two ongoing cycles of improvement

Three phases of transformation

Observation - Introductions & Questions, Be Seen, Observation Report, Next Step Report

Assessment- Internal Customer Interviews, Decide on Metrics, Assessment Report

Engagement- Embed with teams, Coaching, Flow Analysis, The Five Whats, Focus on one problem at a time

Two ongoing cycles of improvement

Education Cycle- Start early, Focus on experiences

Inspect & Adapt Cycle- Small to Large scale retrospectives, Impediment Backlogs, Follow through

Wrap up & Sumary 


Learning Outcome

Learning Outcomes:

This won't be a slideware drop and run presentation. We passionately believe in what we are doing and want to make this accessible to everyone. Each attendee will walk away with a physical booklet outlining the Agile Transformation Playbook.

- Complete outline of each phase

- Week by week calendar

- Assessment Tools

- Exercises

Target Audience

Agile Coaches, Scrum Masters and Managers who want to see agile succeed in their organization

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