Category Archives: Being Agile

Get the message across

Did you ever get that feeling you’re talking to yourself? Or hear yourself repeating the same message over and over again? Good! In my experience, people don’t “get” the important messages the first time around. If you want everyone to be on the same page, put the page in front of them conveniently and often. […]

Talk to me

I’ve been Scrum Master to many different teams. Usually there is at least one really outspoken character in the mix. If he’s in a good place, the whole team vibrates with energy. If he’s in a mood, headphones are on. As a Scrum Master it’s those outspoken characters with whom you have some heavy discussions […]

2017; year of change

This year I will do it differently. I will be better. Every single new year’s resolution is basically either the one or the other. At the end of the year I change up the Retrospective to a Futurespective. I ask team members to write their future selves a letter. In that letter grant yourself one […]