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  • You sunk my methodology

    Posted by James Scrimshire on February 1st, 2012 at 4:07 am
    Agile Games – Battleships No plan of operations extends with certainty beyond the first encounter with the enemy’s main strength – Generalfeldmarschall Helmuth von Moltke     This is a game I use to introduce people to iterative development. ...
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  • Mitch Lacey Team Prioritization

    Posted by Luke Hohmann on October 5th, 2011 at 9:25 pm
    This is an estimation game based on Mitch Lacey's book "The Scrum Field Guide: Practical Advice For Your First Year". ...
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  • Merrill Covey Matrix

    Posted by Luke Hohmann on August 30th, 2011 at 11:22 am
    The goal of this activity -- based on A. Roger Merrill, Rebecca R. Merrill, and Steven Covey's description in their book First Things First -- is to prioritize your to-do list in a way that helps you plan ahead and work efficiently....
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  • SWOT Analysis Game

    Posted by Luke Hohmann on July 21st, 2011 at 2:54 pm
    Timing: 1 hour Ingredients: • Internet access Players (5..8 recommended): • Business Manager / Business Owner • Employees / Team members Directions: Often times your end state is not what you imagined, as there are always unpredictable obstacles and detours that ...
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  • Pros/Cons Game

    Posted by Luke Hohmann on July 20th, 2011 at 1:40 pm
    Timing: 1 hour Ingredients: • Internet access Players (5..8 recommended): • Business Manager / Business Owner • Employees / Team members Directions: We have collaborated with the Gamestorming team, to bring you the Pros/Cons Game, which is based on Benjamin Frank...
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  • Agile Game Incubator Online

    Posted by Luke Hohmann on July 12th, 2011 at 2:28 pm
    Communicating complex problems can be difficult. How do you get others to realize the intricacy of the issue? Do they know the restraints involved in solving it? What can you do to help them recognize the importance of the situation? One unique way of explaining aspects...
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  • Impact & Effort Matrix

    Posted by Luke Hohmann on July 5th, 2011 at 2:55 pm
    This version of the famous impact-effort technique has been popularized by XPLANE. Aiming to find the most efficient strategy to reach your goal, Impact & Effort Matrix maps possible actions against two factors: the potential impact and the effort required to implement....
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  • The Big Payoff

    Posted by Erwin van der Koogh on July 3rd, 2011 at 3:46 pm
    This game is designed to give people a taste of what it is like to manage a portfolio in an agile organisation. It demonstrates how much better Agile projects are for portfolio management and the advantage of planning with stable teams....
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  • Cover Story

    Posted by Luke Hohmann on June 29th, 2011 at 4:49 pm
    This is a creative activity that allows people to dream of the company’s potential success. Any patterns that arise among people’s visions reveal shared hopes and may uncover true possibilities. Use this game to motivate employees to expand their goals for the compa...
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  • Online Plus/Delta Game

    Posted by Luke Hohmann on June 28th, 2011 at 3:04 pm
    This productive game turns negative comments into valuable information, and allows you to learn from the past in order to understand what can be improved for the future. Whether concluding a conference or analyzing the aspects of a product, this strategy is effective fo...
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