Agile Engagement: creating the right mindset

Agile Connect Scrum Alliance


Session Type:

  • Workshop (half day).

Session Track:

  • Agile Transformation.

Session Language:

  • English.

Session Level:

  • Conscious (Ha) Practitioners.

Session Summary:

Thesis: a good scrum master and product owner = successful in agile. Incorrect: anyone involved may contribute and even break success. Time to become aware!

Session Abstract:

Agile success does not only depend on scrum masters and product owners. The team, stakeholders, end users, management…. Everyone has impact on the success rate, often without being aware of that. The success of an agile product heavily depends on successful collaboration.

In a set of exercises, you will experience how behavior will influence the success of a team and with that will influence the success of a product. You will learn what behavior is more effective and what less. This workshop will increase awareness and allow you to increase joy and minimize fear within teams and in products!

Learning Objectives:

The following topics will be addressed:

  • Influencing estimations and costs.
  • Recognizing joy… and fear.
  • Healthy learning environment.
  • Servant leadership.
  • Valuable products.
  • Big bang versus baby steps.

For each topic one or more (practical) exercises will be done after which the ‘results” and the underlying principle(s) are discussed. Next takeaway points are provided which can be used in your daily job.