Professional Agile Leadership Essentials (PAL-E) is a 1-day workshop created by Scrum.org to provide a foundation for leaders to help their organizations be successful with Agile and Scrum. This workshop uses a combination of instruction and team-based exercises to help participants learn how to empower teams and enable their organizations to reap the benefits of an agile product delivery approach.
The course is limited to a maximum of 25 participants.
This workshop will equip leaders and managers with the tools they need to promote healthy organizational change by providing participants with:
An overview of what "Agile" is, why organizations need it to survive and thrive in a changing world, how it works, and how to quantify its benefits from a business perspective
An understanding of how to help form and support agile teams using an empirical approach to product delivery
An understanding of typical challenges that agile teams face and how to support them
Joe Krebs is an www.agilecoach.com with Incrementorwhere he helps leaders in their transition to agile processes. Several years ago, Joe led the transformation of AOL to an agile organization with 40-60 teams world-wide. For Bose, Joe provided leadership coaching services to scale an agile project of 11 teams (95 team members) world-wide working on a single product. Back in 2008, he pioneered Agile Portfolio Management by publishing the first book that looked at leading portfolios and projects from an agile angle. Today he works with large companies and start-up's alike by instilling powerful agile processes.
Ryan Ripley is a Professional Scrum Trainer with Scrum.org. His management and leadership experience includes Director level roles at Fortune 500 medical device and financial services organizations. Ryan is dedicated to helping fellow leaders understand how to support their teams, remove impediments, and watch their teams reach new levels of high performance.