Flipping Agile Pizza

An online mashup of Ralf Kruse’s Kanban pizza and the penny flip game. The initial version was distributed to my network and I have seen at least one variation. This is the MVP version, which has been improved and can be run as a 45-60 minute workshop. MVP instructions How to run it: Imagine you’re a chef. In front of you is a table and…

The online pencil challenge

I used to play the famous Ball Point Game  when providing Scrum training or introducing the Agile and Scrum way of working in teams. Now with all the remote sessions and training’s I created a nice and energetic online replacement. Instead of tennis balls the participants choose an object everyone have. For example a pen. The learning goals are: learn to estimate feel how it…

Stress Container

Stress Container

Originally a Mental Health England tool. Read about there use of this tool with individuals here. I have modified this to work as a retrospective or stand alone session with teams creating the forum to discuss how the team manages stress. Goal The goal of this session is to get individuals talking about their current stress levels and discuss what the team can do to…

Kubler Ross Change curve

Change Curves Energizer

An introduction for a retrospective or workshop, this intro seeks to get individuals to mark on a change curve model where they are, talk about it and then where they would like to be. Goals The team understands where each other are on the change journey Get the team energized to talk for the next part of the session, generating ideas Get a different conversation…

Anxiety Party

A workshop for expressing work anxieties and getting feedback.
It helps to eliminate the worries you have and to look at other perspectives.
An opportunity to learn a lot about your colleagues.