The intersection of Professional Coaching and Agile – And how it changed me

Are you curious about professional coaching and how it relates to agile?

What is Professional Coaching? What is Agile Coaching? Come discover how these two disciplines come together to complement each other!

How well do you listen? Did you know that listening is a coaching skill?

What is powerful questions and how to use them in Agile facilitation and coaching?

Learn more about how to become a professional coach, if that is what you want to do, after learning what it is and how it will elevate your agile coaching career.

 
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Outline/Structure of the Workshop

This workshop has 5 sections:

* Introduction

1.) Definition of Professional Coaching

- Definition from the International Coach Federation (ICF)

2.) Competency model for Agile Coaching

- Agile Coaching model created by ACI’s Adkins & Spayd

3.) Levels of listening activity

4.) Powerful questions activity

5.) How Professional Coaching changed my life

* More information on Coaching

- Provide the participants with more of information to take away and refer to after the conference.

The workshop will be experiential in nature with information on next steps for participants who want to move to the next level in Agile Coaching.

I will have other professional coaches co-facilitate the session with me. I recognize that it will take more than one person to hold the space for 75-150 people for this session!

Lastly, I chose the skills of listening and powerful questions, because we need more people to listen for understanding, not to listen for giving answers; powerful questions move people and teams forward in their thinking and ultimately their actions. I think these two things alone can make a big impact in the agile community.

Learning Outcome

Learn what professional coaching is, as well as what competencies make up agile coaching.

Learn how professional coaching complement, and are a big component, of agile coaching.

Discover what listening skills are from a professional coaching perspective. It will change how you listen from now on!

Learn the art of asking powerful questions and how it will open up the perspectives and outcomes for your agile teams.

Obtain actionable information about next steps for your agile journey in regard to professional coaching.

Target Audience

Continuous Learners

Prerequisites for Attendees

None

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