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GOTO 2021 • How Retrospectives Can Change Your Team • Aino Vonge Corry & John Le Drew


This interview was recorded for the GOTO Book Club. #GOTOcon #GOTOBookClub
Aino Vonge Corry - Author of "Retrospectives Antipatterns" John Le Drew - Agile Coach
DESCRIPTION Agile retrospectives are much more than just a quick overview and assessment of what has worked and what hasn’t worked. They enable teams to discover their internal mechanisms while sharing, appreciating and learning from what has happened. There are different ways and approaches to handling retrospectives and in her book Aino Vonge Corry highlights them by sharing from own experience. Discover why psychological safety matters, how to handle failures during a retrospectives and why we need a common vocabulary to talk about retrospectives. The interview is based on Aino's book "Graph Databases":
TIMECODES 00:00 Intro 00:34 Agile retrospectives & psychological safety 09:20 Handling failures during a retrospective 17:21 The antipattern vocabulary of retrospectives 20:43 Takeaways 21:07 Outro
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RECOMMENDED BOOKS Aino Vonge Corry • Retrospective Antipatterns • #Retrospective #RetrospectiveAntipatterns #Antipatterns #Patterns #Futurespective #PsychologicalSafety #Agile #AgileDevelopment #AinoVongeCory #JohnLeDrew
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