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What if You Can’t Find the Answer?

The Mind Settlers platform has 1200+ actionable ideas related to agile, teams, and innovation at work.But what if you cannot find a good, actionable idea that fits your situation?What if the problem you want to solve at work is extremely complex and mu…

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January Metrics — 2 Adjustments, 2 Conclusions

January Metrics — 2 adjustments, 2 conclusionsWe committed to reporting on metrics monthly, to give you some transparency into our progress. Here you go.Business metrics — StrongOur churn and conversion rates are strong. These metrics are a proxy for t…

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46 Countries, 430 Shareholders

We want to welcome new and repeat investors, participating in our agile crowdfunding campaign, to the Agility Scales shareholder community.Investor StatsOur shareholders come from 46 countries around the world!Top investors include CEO Jurgen Appelo an…

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Turning Knowledge into Action

Have you ever returned from a fantastic training and found, 2 months later, that you’ve hardly used any of the knowledge or ideas that you acquired?It’s happened to me, I admit.Photo: Ceyda ErtenI’m not talking about cooking classes, running technique …

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Giving away shares in Agility Scales

We’re giving Mind-Settlers subscribers shares in our company.Flickr @thescott365During preparations for our current funding round, we realized we wanted to recognize the contributions of our long-standing Mind Settlers subscribers. They are a vital par…

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Investing in a Startup. Is That Safe?

No.I enjoyed a 5K run in the snow today, wearing only shoes and shorts and nothing else. Was it safe? No. The snow was hiding the pits and the ditches. I tripped over the root of a tree once, which is risky when you’re jogging half-naked with no protec…

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Why Shiftup?

I started a new series of workshops called Shiftup.Why?Because being Agile is not a goal in itself. A more sensible goal is for organizations to survive and thrive through continuous innovation. That’s where the learning should start for people: how to…

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