Report from Aspen

First, the hiking was fabulous. Second, in The Conversation, the Open Space conference that was my reason for being there, we did two innovative things that bear reporting here, for future practice. One of them happened very spontaneously. We convened for the opening at 3pm, built the agenda, and then started the first working sessions …

Reputation

What’s it like to work with Michael Herman? What do other people say? The comments on this page come from unsolicited emails I’ve received from clients, colleagues, and workshop participants, sometimes many years after working together… …I tell them Michael Herman is one of those people you meet once and never forget, the kind of …

Stories

Here are some favorite client projects, situations and questions where I’ve contributed: Agile Coaching of multiple teams, at multiple client organizations, guiding start-up of teams, teaching and refining all aspects of Scrum practice (with SMs, POs, teams, managers, directors, and business partners), including planning, delivery, review, measurement, reporting and improvement. In each situation, introduced a …

Clients

Here are some of the groups and purposes I’ve supported over the last 20+ years. See Stories for some favorite (short) case stories. Business Engagement, Performance and Learning • Discover Financial Services, cross-functional innovation • Ace Hardware, agile coaching and consultation • ADM Investor Services, agile coaching and consultation • Allstate Insurance, scrum master, agile …