What is a high-performing team and how do I get one?
What exactly is a high-performing team? Theories and suggestions abound, but a real definition seems to be hard to find. Many Product Managers may "feel" their teams are high performing because they deliver consistent value. But are they really high-performing, or just performing? In this session we will cover the top 10 characteristics of a high-performing software development team and how to get your teams there.
Outline/structure of the Session
- Energizer - "Around the World Greetings"
- Speaker Introduction
- Audience Poll - What is a high-performing team?
- Top 10 Characteristics of high performing teams
- Introduction to Agile Team Performance Measures
Participants should leave understanding that while an agreed upon definition for high-performing teams may be hard to find, the characteristics of them are not. The characteristics will become their vision of a high-performing team, and the Agile Team Performance Measures will serve as a way to track progress towards becoming and staying one.
Scrum Masters, Product Owners, Product Managers, Agile Coaches, Technical Leads
Participants should possess a general understanding of software development and Agile practices.