Agile, Scrum & The Spotify Model

Agile, Scrum & The Spotify Model

Agile, Scrum & The Spotify Model is a 1-day course that provides the foundational knowledge needed for a team to use the Spotify Model. The course is a combination of instruction and team-based exercises where students will learn how to use the Spotify Mogel to improve their capabilities.

Over the day, students are introduced to the Spotify Model, gaining insights into overcoming complexity and dealing with team-based collaboration at scale.

An optional 2nd day of workshops can be added to enable your team to kick-start their use of the Spotify Model and start to use what they have learned immediately.

Begin leveraging the benefits of the Spotify Model to increase your agility at scale.

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This course is suitable for all. It is intended to provide an introduction to the Spotify Model. The course is typically attended by Scrum Masters & Agile Coaches amongst many others.

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course, other than a willingness to learn about the Spotify Model. Existing working knowledge of Scrum is recommended.

Course Syllabus

Spotify Model Introduction

  • What is the Spotify Model?
  • When to use the Spotify Model
  • Benefits of the Spotify model

The Spotify Model

  • How to use the Spotify Model
  • Tribes, Squads, Chapters & Guilds
  • Trio, Alliance and other rules
  • Case studies of the Spotify Model in action and good practices

Putting the Spotify Model Into Practice

  • Getting Started with the Spotify Model
  • Tools for managing work in a scaled environment
  • Common problems when starting to use the Spotify Model
  • How to succeed with the Spotify Model

Assessment and Certification

There is no assessment or certification with this course.

Course Outcomes

Attendees will gain an understanding of:

  • A clear understanding of the Spotify Model
  • When to use the Spotify Model (and when not to)
  • An understanding of how to make the Spotify Model work in your organisation

Optional 2nd Workshop Day To Kick Start Your Spotify initiative:

  • Identify the Tribes, Squads, Chapters & Guilds
  • Identify impediments to successful adoption
  • Identify the support required to continue

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