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Meet Marita Fridjhon

by Lyssa July 26, 2012

Meet Marita Fridjhon, the co-creator and co-leader of ACI’s Leading from the Next Level. Marita is a leader in the systems coaching and leadership world and we are lucky to have her join with ACI to bring her world to you.  She is a wonderfully engaging teacher and inventor in professional coaching, especially in organization and […]

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Need Your Opinion: Coaching Agile Teams Video Lessons

by Lyssa June 27, 2012

In August, I (Lyssa) “go into the studio” to film a series of short video lessons taken from the Coaching Agile Teams book.  I have always wanted to do this, primarily because I much prefer higher-bandwidth ways to access knowledge — maybe you do, too.  These videos will provide just that.  And here’s where you […]

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Gift for China

by Michael K. Spayd June 5, 2012

At the time of my first journey to China, while Lyssa and I were preparing a keynote for an internal company conference and the Shanghai Scrum Gathering, I decided to re-publish the Tao of Scrum, a post which originally appeared in 2010 on the CollectiveEdgeCoaching.com site. This nod to China was inspired by the realization […]

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Reprogramming Ourselves to Use Agile Well

by Lyssa March 5, 2012

If you’re not getting the stellar results you were promised with agile, look to the belief system that agile is trying to work within.  Is agile bringing some positive and useful changes but floundering as it tries to work within old, unsustainable systems?   Agile brings with it “new” beliefs and does produce stellar results […]

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The Coaching Stance: Upshifting Your Agile Coaching
Webinar Recording

by Lyssa February 19, 2012

Hello agile coaches! Here’s the audio recording of our webinar on The Coaching Stance course.  This course is the gateway to our advanced courses in agile coaching, suitable for ScrumMasters, agile coaches, managers of agile teams — anyone in an agile leadership position. We know you’re busy, so let us give your a breakdown of […]

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2012: Year in *Pre*view

by Michael K. Spayd December 31, 2011

2012 promises to be an exciting year in the world of agile coaching. We are hoping to kindle that excitement and turn it into a raging bonfire of transformation! We wanted you—our community and collaborators—to know what we are dreaming, in hopes you will add yours. The Year Ahead: Three Themes We organized our dreaming […]

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ACI’s 2011 Year in Review

by Lyssa December 28, 2011

As organizations slow down this week, we get to re-group and maybe even “clean out our messy desks” (as one friend put it). As I let the slowdown happen to me, too, my mind turns to thoughts of the past year: “What happened in 2011?  No, really.  Before we go headlong into 2012, what happened […]

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