Resources

GETTING STARTED
WEBSITE
Agile Manifesto
agilemanifesto.org

WEBSITE
Agile Principles
Principles

VIDEO
Intro to Agile Scrum in 10 minutes
Watch YouTube video

PDF
Scrum in a Nutshell – Rawsthorne and Shimp
View PDF

PDF
Scrum Cheat Sheet
View PDF

VIDEO
Product Owner in a Nutshell
Watch YouTube video

BOOK
The Toyota Wayem> by Jeffrey Liker
See the book on Amazon

BOOK
Succeeding with Agile: Software Development Using Scrum by Mike Cohn
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BOOK
Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit Mary Poppendieck and Tom Poppendieck
See the book on Amazon

BOOK
Personal Kanban Mapping Work | Navigating Life Jim Benson and Tonianne DeMaria Barry
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TEAMS
SELF-ORGANIZATION AND EMPOWERMENT
ARTICLE
Self-organization
Read article

WEBSITE
Team Empowerment
On agile-process.org

ACTIVITY
Pass the Ball Game
See activity

DEVELOPMENT
THEORY
“Developmental Sequence in Small Groups” by Bruce W. Tuckman
View PDF

REVIEW
Truman’s Stages of Group Development
Read review on Wikipedia

REVIEW
“The Storm before the Team Performs—The Life Cycle of Teams” by Sharon Feltham, Excellerate
Read review on excellerate.co.nz

ARTICLE
Sutherland: Optimal Size
Read article

ARTICLE
Teams At Scale: Spotify’s Squads, Tribes, Chapters and Guilds
Read article

DYSFUNCTION
BOOK
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni
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ARTICLE
“Summary of the 5 Dysfunctions and some cures” by Patrick Lencioni
Read article

HIGH PERFORMANCE
BOOK
The Wisdom of Teams: Creating the High-Performance Organization BY Katzenbach & Smith
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ARTICLE
“Attributes of Agile HPT” Keith Cerny
Read article

ADOPTION AND TRANSFORMATION
WEBSITE
Companion site for the book Tribal Culture
triballeadership.net

BOOK
The ADKAR model for change management
Read about the book
See book on Amazon

WEBSITE
Scaled Agile Framework
scaledagileframework.com

WEBSITE
Companion site for the book Principles of Product Development Flow
lpd2.com

QUALITY
WEBSITE
Agile testing guidance
On lisacrispin.com

WEBSITE
Agile software development testing
On exampler.com

WEBSITE
Waste elimination
On “Lets Talk About Quality” blog 

WEBSITE
Software Craftsmanship
manifesto.softwarecraftsmanship.org
Further reading on softwarecraftsmanship.org

METRICS
ARTICLE
Ten Key Metrics for Agile Project Management
Read article

ARTICLE
Agile Project Reporting and Metrics
Read article

ARTICLE
Principles for Agile Metrics
Read article

TOOLS
Does not constitute endorsement

WEBSITE
Version One
versionone.com

WEBSITE
Rally Software
rallydev.com

WEBSITE
Atlassian Software site
atlassian.com

WEBSITE
37 Signals
37signals.com

COACHING

AGILE COACHING
BOOK
Coaching Agile Teams: A Companion for ScrumMasters, Agile Coaches, and Project Managers in Transition by Lyssa Adkins
See the book on Amazon

ARTICLE
“What Is Agile Coaching?” by Olaf Lewitz
Read article

VIDEO
“Scrum in 10 Minutes or Less” Lyssa Adkins
Watch video

CO-ACTIVE COACHING
BOOK
Co-Active Coaching: Changing Business, Transforming Lives by Karen Kimsey-House, Henry Kimsey-House, Phillip Sandahl and Laura Whitworth
See the book on Amazon

BOOK
Co-Active Coaching: New Skills for Coaching People Toward Success in Work and Life by Laura Whitworth, Karen Kimsey-House, Henry Kimsey-House and Phillip Sandahl
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BOOK
Collaboration Explained: Facilitation Skills for Software Project Leaders by Jean Tabaka
See book on Amazon

COACHING GAMES
WEBSITE
innovationgames.com

RESOURCES AND COURSES
WEBSITE
agilecoachinginstitute.com

WEBSITE
icagile.com/Tracks.html

LEADERSHIP
BOOK
Really First Things First by Tom Peters
See book on Amazon

BOOK
Good Boss, Bad Boss: How to Be the Best… and Learn from the Worst by Robert Sutton
See book on Amazon

BOOK
The Leader’s Guide to Radical Management: Reinventing the Workplace for the 21st Century by Steve Denning
See book on Amazon

BOOK
The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses by Eric Ries
See book on Amazon

BOOK
Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds, and Actions by Guy Kawasaki
See book on Amazon

BOOK
Leading Lean Software Development: Results Are not the Point by Mary Poppendieck
See book on Amazon

eBOOK
Agile Leadership Engagement Model
See eBook

TED TALK
Dan Pink: The puzzle of motivation
Watch Ted Talk

OTHER GROUPS
Agile Alliance
–  Bookshelf
–  Video Learning Center
–  Guide – A comprehensive list and glossary
Scrum Alliance
Scrum.org
Lean Alliance
Agile Leadership Network
Limited WIP Society