SmoothApps

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

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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 We Help

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

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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
 
14-NOV-2019
Dallas, TX
$1250
13-Feb-2020
Dallas, TX
$1095
19-Mar-2020
Dallas, TX
$1495
14-May-2020
Dallas, TX
$1295
18-Jun-2020
Dallas, TX
$1695

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.

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How Scrum-patible Is Your Mental Model? 10 Statements To Get A Reaction…

"All models are wrong. Some are useful" -George Box The more I try to help individuals and organizations on the path to Professional Scrum, the more I realize that most needless suffering in the name of Scrum is due to a fundamental mis-match of mental models. To...
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6 Ways Scrum Can Help You Adapt To Emerging Threats & Opportunities…

Most executives who choose to spend time and money introducing Scrum into their organizations misunderstand it to be a delivery technique that helps you get more work from less people in less time with less money. The most important lesson I learned from Ken Schwaber...
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Self-Organization

10 Coaching Questions To Enable Self-Organization

As a recovering manager I want to stop solving problems for teams So that I can enable self-organization... One of the biggest reasons I failed my first attempt at the Scrum.org PSM-1 assessment was that I had a habit of solving problems I had no business solving. Ken...
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9 Questions For Scaling Scrum

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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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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AGILE CONVERSATIONS

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