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Agile Austin Meetup: Coaching SIG – Understanding what motivates individuals

February 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm

Topic: Understanding what motivates individuals

An important aspect of coaching is understanding and excelling at how to motivate individuals and teams, but how do you do it? Another primary objective of a coach is to help individuals solve their problems, but how? What questions should you ask? What actions should you take?
Join us in February to review tools that can help coaches and managers understand how to uniquely motivate their people and also assist them in solving their own problems. Some of the tools we’ll review were created by Kelley Freeman, a principal of The Align Group, an organizational psychology firm that evaluates and enhances the linkages between a company’s key components—values, mission, vision, strategy, plans, leadership, teams and skills—to ensure that it directs maximum force toward achieving its critical business objectives.

Agenda:
6 – 6:30 network & eat
6:30 presentation/workshop begins
7:30 presentation/workshop ends
7:45 event end

Speaker: Jim Martin & Brittany Durdin

Jim Martin and Brittany Durdin are Agile Coaches at uShip. Jim has a passion for coaching and mentoring, and when he’s not actively sharing agile knowledge Jim pursues his other life passions that include travel, personal development, and volunteering. Brittany is passionate about focusing on the individuals on teams and working “in the weeds” with them to remove impediments and autonomously solve problems. Her other passions outside of Agile and Coaching include fitness, music and her two dogs.

Coaching SIG Info:
Food and Drink will be provided courtesy of Agile Austin.
Directions and Parking Info:

Park just to the West of uShip. Behind Thundercloud.

Seating is limited!

Please make sure that you are able to attend this session. Seating is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis. We want to give everyone the opportunity to attend, so please only sign up if you are committed to attending.

For more information/questions, please send email to: coachingsig@agileaustin.org .