Notes from the AONW 2016 conference.
This was a totally awesome session. I transcribed the post-its so that I can more easily share them.https://docs.google.com/document/d/1D8WecIKYNBpX9FGK7X9IdIJdtoq6taILYcvZd5o57rc/edit?usp=sharingWhat do we want to talk about today?Elevator pitch for Enablement Teams (5 votes)Pre-reqs to AET (7 votes)Scope/services offered (9 votes)Are we successful/how to show ROI? (7 votes)Structure of the TEam (3 votes)Where does this team live? (5 votes)Quick wins (3 votes)Pre-req to an Agile Enablement TeamExec buy-inPredetermined department (is it cross-dept or just within one?)Charter (what is the problem we’re trying to solve?)Identify stakeholdersInitial backlog of issuesDefine teamSet expectationsTrain the teamOrg/stakeholder assessmentFundingGoals of orgBe able to quantify the pain we want to addressScope/services offeredLearningLive + on-demand trainingAgile liftoffBase/foundation trainingShare best practicesCommunities of PracticeExec -> tech team trainingLearning orgBacklog discovery workshopsCoachingScrum Masters embeddedLibrary books, ebooksMore cross-department decisionsEmbed coachingCoaching for execsCoaching for teamsTeam practices coaching“Vent” area for teamsPO coachingOn-call coaching (drop-in/as-needed)Business coachingImprovement coachingContinuous improvement coaching kataSupportPortalTool selection and setupCentral doc repositoryTips and tricks, emails, cool tools [sic]Embed POSupplies and spaceLanguage glossary (consistent)Observe, measureTransformation vs. effectivenessEconomic modeling of changeReport out methodologiesEcosystem fluency assessmentsCurrent state assessmentTeam maturity assessmentSystemic impediment removalAgile change championsAgile fluency assessmentsTeam change health scorecardsSuccess/ROI?Higher quality product delivered faster (with more value)Stakeholders’ needs are metImpediments are identified and resolved (faster)The entire org becomes more agile (marketing, sales)Better understand of the greater wholeIncreased visibility (burndown, team happiness)We’re able to pivot/change easierHigher level of ability in Agile practicesAdapt industry-wide Agile surveys to your orgWe have more opportunities for success