Can you be their servant? A Fun Way to Learn About Servant-Leadership

"... make sure that other people's highest priority needs are being served. The best test, and difficult to administer, is: do those served grow as persons; do they, while being served, become healthier, wiser, freer and more autonomous, more likely themselves to become servants? " (Greenleaf 1991)

Join us for an interactive and fun session on servant-leadership, how agile coaches aspire to lead. We will share a few paradigms and principles, and we will then practice these in real-world scenarios to gain an understanding of the mindset required to be a great servant leader. Inspired by Lyssa Adkins's "Coaching Agile Teams", Carol Dweck “Mindset” and Game of Life board game, this session will challenge your mind and spirit!

Hard choices to be made...

 
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Outline/Structure of the Workshop

- Introduction to servant-leadership concepts - 15 minutes

- Group activity (board game) - 60 minutes

- Debrief - 15 minutes

Learning Outcome

- What are the principles of servant-leadership?

- How to master yourself as an agile coach?

- How to recover from command and control?

- Practical exercises to take back to workplace

Target Audience

Agile Coaches, Scrum Masters, Project Managers, Team Leaders, all Management Levels, Agile Team Members

Prerequisites for Attendees

- Basic understanding of agile principles, roles and practices

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