Retrospective

“Feelings and Paths” Retrospective

Many people complain about lack of team engagement in retrospectives. Because of that, the facilitator’s role is to guide the participants to reach the desired results. That means helping the team to create; understanding and accepting them. Therefore, the facilitator also has to be creative. The basic technique “what went well, what didn’t” fails to [...]

By | 2018-03-13T14:07:44+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Facilitation, Retrospective, Scrum|0 Comments

Controversy: Can the Product Owner participate in the Retrospective?

Despite what people may say, the answer is simple: yes. And it's not only that they can participate, but they MUST participate! The Product Owner is part of the Scrum team, and as a team member, s/he must be present in every retrospective. The PO is part of the team! The objective of a retrospective [...]

By | 2018-04-13T16:18:29+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Product Owner, Retrospective, Scrum|1 Comment

Retrospective with Management 3.0: Moving Motivators

The dynamics of Moving Motivators, by Jurgen Appelo, father of Management 3.0, helps managers to learn more about what motivates their team members. Jurgen’s idea while creating this exercise was to provide a tool to reflect on individual motivation and see how organizational change is affecting them.   The Moving Motivators The exercise is simple. [...]

By | 2018-04-13T15:36:18+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Management 3.0, Retrospective, Scrum|1 Comment