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  • MyToy : An Agile Product Development Game

    Posted by Matthias Jouan on April 28th, 2015 at 1:16 pm
    Timing: 2 to 3 hours Overview: An Agile product development simulation game with LEGO®, Scrum, story maps, experiments, etc. This game tries to cover an entire product development process, the Agile way, and is designed for a single team of 4 to 6 people. The team wi...
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  • A day at the Movies

    Posted by Eloise Pelser on March 30th, 2015 at 10:59 pm
    Day at the movies templateThe goal of this retrospective is to open up honest conversation, without blame, while having fun.  It is intended to look at some of the Scrum Artifacts, Ceremonies and Roles and to discover where more attention needs to be paid. Timing 90 mi...
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  • The Teamwork Oscars

    Posted by Stavros Stavru on March 29th, 2015 at 2:01 am
    This exercise was created for practicing Benne and Sheats’s group roles (although it might be adapted for any other similar classification). It does so by asking teams to resolve text puzzles (derived from popular teamwork fables) while at the same time team membe...
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  • The Workplace Equations

    Posted by Stavros Stavru on February 26th, 2015 at 12:54 am
    This exercise drives a meaningful discussion on what satisfaction and motivation is in the workplace. It does this through the metaphors of Heaven and Hell, organizational storytelling and various elements of gamification. Furthermore the exercise could be used by teams...
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  • Face Facts

    Posted by Jason Knight on February 10th, 2015 at 10:13 am
    Purpose: To welcome new members into a group and continue to build relationships with existing members. It could be used as an ongoing team builder or once as an icebreaker with useful artifacts as an output. Supplies: Things to write on e.g. paper, index cards, etc Thi...
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  • Scrumble – an Agile board game

    Posted by Romain Trocherie on February 9th, 2015 at 12:13 pm
    Agility is completely new to you? Skeptical about applying Scrum for your project? Feel like challenging your team? Get ready to Scrumble! Developing Agile strengths and values through a fun simulation of Scrum Scrumble allows to highlight many issues that team members ...
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  • Video Scrum

    Posted by Illya PAVLICHENKO on February 5th, 2015 at 10:55 am
    Overview Scrum Video is an unique in its kind and extremely addictive simulation of Scrum. Teams during several Sprints create and show video films on free or given by the facilitator topics. Is it cool? We (coaches of Unusual Concepts company) played Video Scrum many t...
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  • Story cube time line

    Posted by ocbermudez on January 30th, 2015 at 6:48 pm
    Timing Between 30 minutes and 45 minutes. Allow 5-10 minutes to debrief Materials Rory’s Story Cubes set Overview A game with “story cubes” and a lot of insight for teams.  Easy to adapt to your needs, and get the best value of “good” thi...
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  • Product Owner Challenge

    Posted by Michael Tarnowski on January 30th, 2015 at 7:03 am
    Product Owner Challenge is a game with Lego kits. It illustrates the agile mindset vs. a waterfall-driven product development culture: stop micro-management and communicate face-to-face clear objectives, requirements, and product vision....
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  • The Battle of the Retrospectives

    Posted by Stavros Stavru on January 26th, 2015 at 3:30 am
    This exercise is about practicing various ways for conducting retrospectives. Although it is a good starting point to the diverse world of retrospectives, it could be used also as an instrument to roughly assess and eventually select the retrospective format which best ...
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