8 – 10 May 2019

thestudio, Manchester

Session type:
Hands-On

Session duration:
60 minutes

Presented by:

Kylie Yearsley

Consultant

About this Hands-On

Join us for a fully interactive, hands on workshop where teams experience the pain of siloed working when trying to create a product together. It is an effective method to help kickstart an organisations understanding and mindset on the value of agile transformation. The session is designed for people who are new to agile so if you’re looking for a new and creative way to land the message in your organisation, come and join us, play and take the take this session away with you. We will share the pack and train the trainer notes with anybody who is interested in re-using this workshop.

Plagiarise at will!!

It helps people understand complexity in either small or large organisations.

This session has been run extensively in a large complex organisation as part of the ‘why’ proposition for increasing engagement and understanding for their move to agile.

Learning outcomes:
• Understand the value and benefits of effective collaboration.
• How collaboration helps you align to the organisations strategic goals and directions.
• Understand the importance of effective communication.
• Experience the value of iterative improvement.
• Exploring the emotional response to change.
• Transparency.
• Feedback.
• System thinking.
• Collaboration.
• Empowerment/ shift left.

About the Speaker

Kylie is a passionate advocate of experiential learning. Anything you can say can be better understood if you give people the tools to experience it for themselves.

Having first gained a taste for agile in 2008 in the newspaper and online gaming and gambling industry, she now spends her time helping large, complex organisations understand the value of agility at a systemic level.

 @KylieYearsley

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