SmoothApps

A boutique consulting firm specializing in Agile Training, Coaching, Transformation

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What?

What Is SmoothApps

Smoothapps is a boutique I.T. Consulting firm that helps software delivery organizations apply agile values principles and practices to frequently deliver high quality, valuable software to the market.

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How?

How We Help

We use Agile Training, Coaching and Consulting to help our clients create sustainable competitive advantage.

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Why?

Why SmoothApps

We believe that the magic of transformation occurs at the intersection of entrepreneurial thinking, agile delivery frameworks and inspiring story-telling. We believe we are in an elite group of firms that excel in all three!

UPCOMING TRAININGS

Type of Course
Date
Location
Price
10-OCT-2019
Dallas, TX
$1200
14-NOV-2019
Dallas, TX
$1250

TRAINING CATALOGUE

Our workshops help teams understand and apply Agile Principles, Values, Frameworks and Practices to tackle real-world challenges. Learn more about our most popular workshops below. If you don’t find what you are looking for, contact us to learn more, to request a change in dates or locations, or to co-create a custom course for your unique needs.


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AGILE CULTURE

Being Agile requires much more than ritualistic adoption of tools and practices. True Agility requires a culture that helps teams apply Agile principles, values and practices in service of organizational value. Check-out these workshops that will help you create an Agile Culture and contact us to co-create a custom workshop for your unique needs.

Custom Training

This page only has a partial list of our Agile workshops. We offer many more workshops like Scrum Quick-Launch, Nexus Quick-Launch, and Practical Product Backlog Management to name a few. Contact us for our complete training catalogue, to request a private training, or to request a change in the dates or location of a public training. We can also work with you to co-create a custom training for your unique needs.

AGILE EVENTS

We support many free events to nurture Agility in our communities. Join us at one of our upcoming events or contact us to request a special event for your teams.

Scaling Professional Scrum From 10 to 10,000: 10 Questions I Wish I Had Known

Over the past 10 years, I have had the privilege to guide Scrum adoption for organizations from 10 people to 10,000 people and have made some glorious, cringe-worthy mistakes that often wake me up in the middle of the night in a cold sweat. As I look back at my...
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Scrum Is A Blank Check

“Scrum Is A Blank Check For Developers!” – 7 Ways To Stop Them From Emptying Your Bank Account!

True story - happened in one of my recent Professional Scrum Master workshops. I think had just mentioned that there is no "Sprint Commitment" in Scrum, only a "Sprint Forecast". The eyes of one of my students lit up with glee. Uh-Oh, I thought. This is going to be...
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Soccer Ball on Road

Machine Learning & Scrum – 9 Months, 6 Minutes & 1 Niggling Thought…

NINE MONTHS Like many old, boring people, my favorite radio channel in the car is National Public Radio. Since I live in Dallas, TX, my local channel is KERA. Of all the shows in KERA, my favorite is a show called Think With Krys Boyd. Almost each show I listen to...
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13 Stances of a Highly Effective Product Owner

14 Stances of Highly Effective Product Owners

The role of the Scrum Product Owner is probably the most misunderstood of the three Scrum Roles. As I look back at the different incarnations and interpretations I have seen of Product Ownership, I thought it was time to articulate the different stances I thought an...
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I’m Not Calling Your Baby Ugly – Two Ways and 25 Dimensions to Compare Agile Scaling Frameworks

True Story... Many times, clients ask Agile Coaches like me to come in and share our "expertise" with them. But sometimes they really don't want our "Expertise". What they really want is someone with lots of TLA's to come and tell them that there pre-existing opinions...
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AGILE PARTNERS

Our network of Professional Agile Partners have undergone an extremely rigorous and demanding selection and training process through Scrum.org. We have decades of experience helping diverse firms achieve business agility. Learn more and help us find the right partner for your unique needs.

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