Looking for inspiration for a workshop about the Sprint Review? Want to bust common myths and misunderstandings that your teams may have about this Scrum event? We've got your back with this tried-and-tested string of Liberating Structures. All you need to do is run it and off you go - without coaches, facilitators and consultants.
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How does this help your team?
Without a shadow of a doubt, the Sprint Review is simultaneously the most important and misunderstood event in Scrum. Many of the Scrum Teams we meet struggle to leverage this event for its intended. We designed this string to help your team explore the purpose of the Sprint Review and the significant role it plays in gathering real feedback from real stakeholders. With this string, you can bust the myth that the Sprint Review is primarily an opportunity to "demo" the increment to stakeholders. Let's discover what the Sprint Review really is about!
With the instructions in this guide, you should be able to run this workshop smoothly. But if you need help, we can also facilitate this workshop with you remotely. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for availability and pricing.
How does it work?
The PDF outlines a detailed 5-step tried-and-tested 90-minute workshop that relies on Liberating Structures to engage and unleash your team. The string is designed with virtual teams in mind and includes:
- Mad Tea
- Min Specs
- 15% Solutions
This string of Liberating Structures is easible from 4 participants and onward. We've successfully scaled it up to 100 participants (both virtually and in-person) without significant issues.
What do you receive?
- A 8+ page full-color PDF.
- We take you through the flow of the string in great detail. Not only do we explain all the steps involved, but we also explain why they are happening. This should make it easier to design your own strings in the future.
- The instructions support all virtual collaboration tools where you can create breakouts our separate channels occasionally (such as Zoom, GotoWebinar, and Teams). You can set up an additional virtual whiteboard in a tool like Mural, Google Slides, or Miro if you prefer.
- The PDF outlines additional resources and useful reading, both to prepare and to distribute afterward.