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Agile for Managers and Leaders

AGL-160 (2 Days)

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Agile Training Overview

This course is for both managers and executives that are either taking over Agile teams or beginning the transition to using an Agile framework. The primary focus of this training experience is on the manager as a leader and the skills required to overcome common challenges and guide Agile organizations toward continuous improvement. Class time will be equally divided between discussion and hands-on exercises.

Location and Pricing

Most Accelebrate courses are delivered as private, customized, on-site training at our clients' locations worldwide for groups of 3 or more attendees and are custom tailored to their specific needs. Please visit our client list to see organizations for whom we have delivered private in-house training. These courses can also be delivered as live, private online classes for groups that are geographically dispersed or wish to save on the instructor's or students' travel expenses. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private training at your site or online, please contact us.

Agile Training Objectives

All students will:

  • Gain insight from agile transformation case studies and understand the lessons learned from each example
  • Learn to lead versus manage
  • Know how to hold teams accountable in an Agile world
  • Understand the common challenges organizations face when transitioning to Agile and how to tackle them head-on
  • Learn how to guide continuous improvement of the Agile teams and the organization

Agile Training Outline

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Introduction
Systems and Lean Thinking
  • Rules and Fallacies that Cause Bad Decisions
  • Laws of Systems Thinking and its Impact
  • Identifying and Managing Waste
  • Consequences of Our Actions - Causal Loop Diagrams
Self – Organization and Empowerment
  • Manager/Leader Role in Agile
  • Overlapping Responsibilities
  • Servant Leadership Characteristics
  • Empowerment Scale
  • Team Accountability
Energizing Teams
  • Autonomy, Mastery, and Purpose
  • Creative Environment
  • Sustainable Pace
Building in Craftmanship
Building Teams
  • Hackman’s 5 Factors Model
  • Leader and Team Performance Metrics
  • Organizational Working Agreements
  • Self Forming Team Workshops
The Next Steps
Conclusion
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Lecture percentage

50%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

50%

Lab

Course Number:

AGL-160

Duration:

2 Days

Prerequisites:

Students should complete an introductory Agile or Scrum class prior to taking this course or possess equivalent experience on an Agile/Scrum team.

Training Materials:

All attendees receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements:

No software is required. Students should be seated in pods of 3 or 4, with a notebook and pen for each student. Each pod should have a flipchart with multiple colors of markers. The instructor will require connectivity for her/his laptop to a projection system and Internet.

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Accelebrate’s training classes are available for private groups of 3 or more people at your site or online anywhere worldwide.

Don't settle for a "one size fits all" public class! Have Accelebrate deliver exactly the training you want, privately at your site or online, for less than the cost of a public class.

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877 849 1850
International:
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866 566 1228
International:
+1 404 420 2491

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