The great thing about agile coaching is that you are helping people to help themselves. So if you get some traction, then people usually enjoy the journey and start to build momentum. Then they help themselves (with your support) and you can clearly see the value of your effort.
But it is not always as straight forward as that.
Once upon a time an agile coach faced a setback …
This article, and some others called “Jason’s coaching journey”, are a long read.
The article is a mythical story of how an agile coach found himself on a journey that turned into a real struggle.
As we learn about Jason’s journey, we will also look at whether, if we were coaching him, we could help him get back on track.