Agile teams attempt to use Retrospectives as a tool for Team Improvement. Yet our improvements often lead nowhere. Consider making your improvements into concrete actions, or even full-blown experiments.
This is at the core of our eBook: The Guide to Effective Agile Retrospectives – hint: plan your improvements into the Sprint, track them on the Sprint Backlog, and review them in the next Retrospective.
At an organizational level: Agile Change or Adoption: Define Small Organizational Changes
- Plan of Action – the simplest approach here
- Improvement Stories – using an approach like User Stories to create actionable change
- A3 Experiment Template – a full blown experimental model