How do you practice agile coaching consciously? How do you bring consciousness to agile coaching?
Have you seen scrum master / coach calling off standups once 15 minutes are elapsed irrespective of whether there are still some cards to be discussed (in walk the wall style) or few team members yet to sync up (in round robin style)?
Lets get it right. Should daily standups be less than 15 minutes? YES. Should it be forcefully timeboxed to 15 mins by Scrum Master or Agile Coach. NO.
Recently I have been party to discussions around how to measure impact or ROI of an agile coach? How to measure the impact of agile coaching? How do you justify huge cost of agile coaches?
Here are the typical metrics used to measure the success of agile coaching:
The other day after one of our scrum meet, with the entire team still in the scrum room, I intervened to understand why a certain defect was been raised in QC for a feature in one of our application. The developer had a typical reply "It is a CR and not a defect! We have…