You know agile, have been on teams as a scrum master or product manager/owner or even a program manager, but now you are an agile coach and need help “jumping in feet first.” While there’s a lot involved in “coaching,” like emotional intelligence, experience, background, emotional intelligence, communication skills, confidence etc. but sometimes you need a little “mentorship” and how/where to get started in a coaching role.

This is a beginner to level session for new coaches in an agile transformation role.

This session will help you get started on an agile transformation assignment with a coaching backlog and will inform new coaches on “where to start” as an Agile Coach.

The session will begin agile transformation challenges followed by common agile impediments, conditions for success, an agile readiness checklist and a coaching backlog including Epics, Features and “where to start.”

 
 

Outline/Structure of the Talk

5 min – Introduction:

5 min – What does it take to be an agile coach?

5 min - Agile Transformation Challenges

5 min – Common Agile Impediments

5 min - Conditions for Success, Agile Readiness Checklist

5 min – Short-term, long-term focus

15 min – Coach the Coach | The Backlog

5 min - Agile Maturity Roadmap

5 min – Suggested reading list

5 min – Questions

Learning Outcome

  • What exactly does being an agile coach take?
  • An understanding of common agile impediments within an origination new to agile
  • Certain conditions of success that should be in place to embark on an agile journey within an organization
  • Ascertain if the organization ready to begin their transformation with an Agile Readiness Checklist
  • Attendees will walk away with a coaching backlog.
  • Suggested reading list.

Target Audience

New Agile Transformation Coaches interested in developing their own backlog.

Prerequisites for Attendees

This session does not require participation, but questions are welcomed and encouraged!
You’re a new coach. Now what? You know agile, have been on teams as a scrum master or product manager/owner or even a program manager, but now you are an agile coach and need help “jump in feet first.” This is a beginner to level session for new coaches in an agile transformation role.

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