Ready to make the transition to Agile in your organization? This course will teach you strategies to help make a smooth transition. In this Play by Play, Agile consultants Doc Norton and Jeremy Jarrell share lessons from their experiences helping organizations implement Agile methods. You'll learn valuable insights from real-world situations, including which practices to begin with, the pros and cons of making incremental changes vs. all-in adoption, how to conduct effective retrospectives, daily standups, sprint reviews, sprint planning meetings, and more. You'll see how different approaches work, given factors like team dynamics and organizational culture, and walk away from this course with a solid plan for where to start with your own organization.
Doc is passionate about working with teams to improve delivery and build great organizations. Once a dedicated code slinger, Doc has turned his energy toward helping teams, departments, and companies work better together in the pursuit of better software. Working with a wide range of companies such as Groupon, Nationwide Insurance, Belly, and Centro, Doc has applied tenants of agile, lean, systems thinking, and servant leadership to develop highly effective cultures and drastically improve their ability to deliver valuable software and products.
Jeremy Jarrell is an agile coach and author who helps teams get better at doing what they love. He is heavily involved in the technology community, both as a highly rated speaker throughout the United States.