The Snowbird Collaboratory The Snowbird Collaboratory is a home for experienced Agile practitioners. It is a continuation of the global agile community that formed as a response to the manifesto written in Snowbird. It is a place where people trying to solve similar problems can come together to find each other and share stories. It […]
Most people have an idea what value an Agile/agility coach offers. We see loads of debate about mentoring versus coaching and let’s not add to that debate. I promote Leandro Herrero’s work because Leandro inspired some of my work. I train and mentor agility chefs. In study groups, we cover change topics like Viral Change, […]
When it comes to conveying why business agility is important, and with apologies to Eliyahu Goldratt, I often talk about “Evan’s Theory of Agile Constraints”. “An organisation can only be as agile as it’s least agile division!” Very basically, the Theory of Constraints is that there is a constraining factor in any process. More importantly, […]
Welcome to the Snowbird Collaboratory 😉 When you have been nominated you’ll receive an email with login details to access the member-only content of this website. The new website adds extra features for members like direct messaging, communities, blogging and forums. Browse the website for a while and then click Communities on the […]
In late 2013, Jean Tabaka, Eric Willeke and Liz Keogh came up with the idea of “a Community of Thinkers”. We support this vision of a home for professionals to learn, teach, and reflect on their work.
The Collaboratory is a Community of Needs. What’s that?
In this video, Chris Matts presents the concept, and relates it to some models we already use: Real Options, Cynefin, and The Moore Technology Adoption “Crossing the Chasm” curve.