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Need some help with your leap into AGILE? 'Dangerously Good' AGILE Training is coming to SIGNAL Dunedin

Wednesday July 31, 2019

Leading Agile Teams

With more and more organisations running Agile frameworks for software and non-software teams there’s a growing need for an updated skill set for those leading Agile teams. Targeting Managers, Team Leaders and Scrum Masters this series of workshops will give you the skills and practice you need to confidently coach, mentor and lead your team from individuals to a cohesive high performing unit. 

This course runs over three half-day workshops, set two weeks apart. This allows attendees to return to work and apply what they’ve learnt in the training, then report back and share their experiences.

Leading Agile Teams runs over three fortnightly half-day workshops, 9am - 1pm:

Spaces are limited so book now!

Product Owner Fundamentals

Targeting existing Product Owners and prospective Product Owners, this workshop will help you understand the approach and skills required to confidently lead your product or project teams to deliver the right stuff for your business. Offering a practical approach to being a Product Owner, this course will give you skills you can implement in your work straight away including the Product Owner mindset, different techniques and models for defining value, why user stories exist and how to write better stories and agile techniques for estimating a backlog of work.

These classes are heavy on group discussion and activities and light on PowerPoint. Bring along an open mind, be willing to participate and share the wisdom of your experiences and ideas.

Product Owner Fundamentals  is a one day course:

Meet the Facilitator - Joe Kearns

Joe Kearns specialises in Agile coaching. He is certified as a Professional Scrum Master and Professional Scrum Product Owner ( His skills, razor-sharp wit and knack for getting to the crux of the problem, and then helping to solve it, make for memorable workshops and engagements.  

He draws on his knowledge of Agile, project management, product development and leadership techniques to take a lead role to deliver successful change to client organisations as well as engaging and thought-provoking training.

SIGNAL Network Discount:

Double-O Consultants are offering our SIGNAL Network friends a $100 discount per course per person! Just mention SIGNAL when making your booking, by contacting Kylie at dunedin@signal.​ac.​nz.

Don't Forget: 

The next AGILE Dunedin MeetUp #2 is on Tuesday August 13, event details and tickets are available HERE

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