What is the difference between a Certified Enterprise coach and a Certified Team Coach?

A Certified Enterprise Agile Coach (CEC) is an Agile coaching certification awarded to individuals who have demonstrated competence and capability working at the enterprise level of an organisation by the Scrum Alliance. A Certified Team Coach (CTC) is an Agile coaching certification awarded to individuals who have demonstrated competence and capability working at the team […]

How much of an impact can Agile coaches have for entrepreneurs?

Entrepreneurs are simply leaders in business often working in a smaller business than some of the giants out there. Agile coaches can work with entrepreneurs to keep them aware of options, aware of possibilities, and help them understand why they are doing things. Agile coaches work with entrepreneurs to think through what they are doing, […]

How does Agile coaching help Agile Transformations?

Traditionally, Agile coaches are involved in two areas of an Agile transformation. At the team level and at the executive leadership level. In my experience, Agile coaches are often placed at the team level which is fairly far removed from the executive leadership level. It’s a pity because Agile coaches at the team level can […]

I’m a project manager, can I make the transition to Agile Coach?

Yes, you can. Project managers possess a great deal of valuable skills that are transferable into the Agile world. Project managers already understand the process of delivering great products that truly delight customers and they have augmented skills such as stakeholder management, cost management and customer relationship management. Often, all that is missing is the […]

How will hiring an Agile coach help our business?

If you hire the right person and listen to their feedback and input, you’re going to find that an Agile coach is having the kind of conversations that helps the team and the organisation identify bottlenecks and points of improvement. Within a relatively short space of time, an Agile coach is going to identify opportunities […]