Agile Coaching

At Agile in Nonprofits, we want to help nonprofits empower their teams to become happier and faster by providing affordable coaching packages that increase the efficiency of the organization ultimately creating a maximum impact on your community. 

As the creator of nonprofit-specific Agile trainings, we offer custom coaching packages to help your organization on its Agile journey. 

These packages are offered in-person or virtually.

Team Launch Coaching

Our Agile Coaches can help your nonprofit create stable and high-performing Scrum teams that embody the Scrum values, work together breaking down silos, swarm to finish projects together, and constantly rate team happiness. 

The team launch coaching package is everything you need to launch new teams at your nonprofit.

Here are some of the activities included in this package:

  • Product/Service vision creation, initial backlog development, and work decomposition;
  • Teams identified and formed, team visions created, working agreements and team norms established, user stories created, skill gaps identified; and
  • Scrum Event cadence initiated, estimation techniques put into practice, impediment resolution practices and patterns that result in high performing teams adopted.
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Continued Education 

Our team will make sure your team is continuously improving with continued education and support of utilizing and implementing industry best practices.

Continued Support 

Our team will make sure you are supported throughout the launch until you and your team feel comfortable in the framework.

Continued Success 

Our team will make sure you succeed in launching and establishing your team.

Side-by-Side Coaching

Our Agile Coaches work alongside the team or team member to promote a culture of learning that enables your nonprofit to adopt agile practices and principles empowering the team to be creative in its approach to tasks together.

Here are some of the activities included in this package:

  • One-on-one pairing with Product Owner to teach advanced prioritization techniques, product/service architecture and decomposition tactics, business value and reporting methods that aid in identifying the duration and cost of team efforts.
  • One-on-one pairing with Scrum Masters to teach team coaching techniques, retrospective ideas, team happiness measurement activities, process improvement approaches, and impediment removal tactics that help them spread good Scrum across the nonprofit.
  • One-on-one pairing with Scrum Team Members to facilitate best practices that will improve the way they work together, creativity and innovation in how they approach problems, shift traditional mindsets and unlock the team’s ability to work together in high performing states breaking down silos and creating a happier environment.
  • Leadership coaching to help the nonprofit form a transformation backlog and roadmap for Agile progress, measure Agile maturity and assess what techniques are effective, select and set up Agile tools that support the Agile transformation and identify skill gaps, training and process improvement areas.

On Demand Coaching

Do you have your first Scrum Event or a significant release coming up? Our Agile Coaches can provide virtual support for specific events as needed. We have over 15 years of experience in the nonprofit sector and Agile transformations allowing us to have answers to many of the Agile pitfalls that nonprofits may encounter. 

Our Agile Coaches have a wealth of nonprofit-specific resources they can provide to help you with today.

Check out Agile Coach in Your Pocket for more on-demand options

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Scrum Board Creation & Support

Whether you are in an office or a virtual team; our team will help you create an ideal Scrum Board for your team setting in a tool that you choose that you feel will work best for you. We will also support you in the weeks after launch to make sure you are successful. Our team is versed in numerous tools including Miro, Mural, Trello, Click-up, and Jira.

In fact, you might want to check out this short video of an overview of a few of these tools that one of our Scrum Masters created to help you see a few tools in action.

Agile Coach in Your Pocket

Looking for something quick? Agile Coach in Your Pocket is a convenient one-time call with a member of our team to help your nonprofit with your Agile and/or Scrum Framework needs. 

The goal of Agile in Nonprofits is to help nonprofits create greater impacts, faster, so we want to help you. Schedule your call with our team; ask questions, get opinions, or we can walk you through one of the 5 events of the Scrum framework.  

No contracts needed. 

Choose between 30, 45, or 60 minutes and book your call today. Whatever is needed for your organization to help its Agile journey.