I had the opportunity to learn more about SAFe by attending a Leading SAFe course. To be honest, I didn’t have a positive overview of SAFe and its implementation (despite the fact that I had a blog post about it some times ago). After learning more about SAFe, my perspective has changed and I want to… Continue reading My Thoughts on SAFe and Leading it safely!
I have attended the “iLEAD Managing & Leading Change” and successfully completed it in October 2016. This course was offered by Gabriella Dara Cristovao and is mainly about Change and how it works in different environments. The following is the outline of the course: Description:Managing and Leading Change is intended to prepare participants to manage… Continue reading iLEAD Managing & Leading Change
I attended “Building Trust” course in October 2016 and completed it by taking the test and successfully passing it. This course focuses on trust and its foundations, and eventually building trust between parties and maintaining it. The following is the outline of the course: The importance of being able to count on your colleagues when… Continue reading Building Trust
On October 4th, 2016 I received my Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) designation from Scrum Alliance. In order to be recognized as a CSP, you need to show continuos improvement and continuos learning that led you in the next level of experience and expertise in various situations applying Scrum and Agile values and principles. I am… Continue reading Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) – Scrum Alliance
It happened on a Saturday morning at 8:30, in Financial district of Toronto on the first day of October. It was nice to see new faces and the old mates. It was a rejuvenation of the old habits and learning new techniques on coaching. At the core, as always, it lived the same great spirit of… Continue reading Agile Coach Retreat 2016 – Fall Edition
Writing a user story is easy. However, a great user story is hard to come by. It is an art to have one! Introducing the values and specifications of a great user story to teams and individuals, I put together a session called “Better User Stories”. I am sharing the presentation I used. I divided the… Continue reading Writing Better User Stories!
I began learning about Agile when I was a developer. I was looking to find better ways of collaboration with the business and my team members. There was a point in time that I figured out I can’t deliver great code on my own; I need to help others to do great things from coding… Continue reading What is your Agile journey? Where does it take you? This is mine, kind of!