A Smashing Retrospective!

Retrospectives are one of the key activities that teams have in order to improve. As a facilitator its always exciting when you get to try new formats or ways of conducting one. The board game King of Tokyo is one of my favorite board games and I thought it would be fun if we could…

Lessons learned from doing a timeline retrospective.

I first got the idea of doing a timeline retrospective from the book Agile Retrospectives: Making Good Teams Great by Esther Derby and Diana Larsen. The main idea behind timeline retrospectives is to add a dimension of time to the feedback that is gathered by having the post its in a timeline form. They talk…