Improv your Agile or Scrum Stand-up

Get the most out of your daily stand-up meeting. Get rid of bad habits and bring life to your team with improv!
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  • Lectures 24
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 8/2012 English

Course Description

Stop having daily status meetings!

My name is Todd Charron, and I'm an Agile Coach and an Improvisor.

Most Agile and Scrum stand-up meetings are boring, lifeless, status meetings that don't provide any real value.

In this stand up meeting course I'll teach you Agile & Scrum Standup Meeting Rules and how to take that status meeting and turn it into a collaboration meeting where everyone is listening, working together and engaged.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • I'll show you the purpose of the daily stand-up
  • You'll see the most common bad habits and how to correct them
  • I'll show you the habits good stand-up meetings have
  • I'll show you why Improv and Agile are tightly linked
  • I'll show you how you can use Improv to invigorate your daily stand-up
  • I'll show you a whole bunch of Improv exercises demonstrated by a real Improv team

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Intro and Daily Stand-up Basics
01:03

Most Agile and Scrum stand-up meetings I see are boring, lifeless, status meetings that don't provide any real value.

By signing up for this course you'll learn:

  1. The purpose of the daily stand-up
  2. The most common bad habits and how to correct them
  3. The habits good stand-up meetings have
  4. Why Improv and Agile are tightly linked
  5. How you can use Improv to invigorate your daily stand-up
  6. A whole bunch of Improv exercises demonstrated by a real Improv team
00:58

Welcome to Improv Your Agile or Scrum Stand-Up brought to you by http://www.planningforfailure.com

Agile and Scrum Stand-up Basics
Preview
04:47
Section 2: Stand-Up Bad Habits
Agile Stand-up Bad Habits
Preview
13:58
Section 3: Stand-Up Good Habits
Agile Stand-up Good Habits
05:51
Section 4: Why Improv?
Why Improv?
07:17
Section 5: Improv Warm Ups
Eights
Preview
02:53
21
02:17
Clap Focus
02:12
Buzz
02:12
3-5-7
02:01
Alien Tiger Cow
01:53
Kunja
02:31
Loserball
02:04
Name 5
03:09
Smile If You Love Me
02:14
Sound And Movement
02:00
Threads
04:08
Whoosh Bang Pow
02:02
Word Association
01:42
Word At A Time Story
03:36
Section 6: How to Get Started
How To Get Started
02:16
Review
01:41
Thank You!
00:55
Section 7: Thanks

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Instructor Biography

Todd Charron, Agile Coach at Planning for Failure

Todd is the senior principal of Planning for Failure. Todd is an Agile coach and consultant with a different approach. He believes that when people are empowered to bring their full creativity to their day­to­day work and allowed to collaborate freely, they will achieve far more than they could have in any other situation. 

By combining his background in Improv and Theatre with over 10 years of experience in the software industry as a Developer, Technical Lead, and Manager, Todd has become an expert in helping organizations, teams, and individuals overcome the fears that are holding them back from reaching the success they truly desire. Todd has helped organizations improve their delivery

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