2015 Agile Open Florida in St. Pete

Last Friday, a bunch of enthusiastic people came together to discuss and learn topics about agile using the format Open Space Technology (OST) at the annually hosted event- Agile Open Florida. This year’s theme is “No one Size Fits All.” I even have a cool t-shirt as my memento. Topics were created by the participants who were interested in coming forth to propose what was on their mind. Topics ranged from best practices in tech for…

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Agile Games at the 2015 Agile Transformation Summit

Last week was the 2nd annual South Florida Agile Association summit- 2015 Agile Transformation Summit with the theme “Embrace Change.” I hosted the agile games sessions at the summit. We allotted time for two short games, but it definitely was helpful as our sessions were full and people needed somewhere to go when the rooms were full. It worked out for me; like a store positioned in a high foot traffic area. The two games…

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Making Roots in Tampa

Here we are- Tampa! In less than 3 months, I was actively rooting myself with the local agile community- Tampa Bay Agile.  I volunteered to organize Lean Coffee sessions in the area.  Lean Coffee  is one of my favorite forums since it does not require any preparation outside of a location to meet, sharpies, sticky notes and my phone as a timer. What is lean coffee? It is a format using visual personal kanban,  people…

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