Agile Indicators: Start with Questions!
Outline/Structure of the Workshop/Game
- The problem with metrics
- Why do some love metrics and others hate them?
- Why do we need metrics?
- A different perspective
- What are Agile Indicators?
- Are we going in the right direction?
- How fast are we going?
- Start with Questions
- Staying Curious!
- Understand the difference between the learner mindset vs. the judger mindset
- Adopt a curious/learners mindset using choice maps
- Identify the Agile indicators to help your teams learn and grow
Product Managers, Product Owners, Agile Coaches, Scrum Masters, Project Managers, Managers, Leaders, Agile team members
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