Leading Agile Communications: Virtual Learning

Leading Agile Communications: Virtual Learning

Companies are increasingly adopting Agile ways of working to ensure their businesses are set up to be sustainable for the future.  This organisational agility is key to survive and thrive, but many companies are struggling to get their people on board with new ways of working.

Internal communicators are essential for bridging this disconnect and ensuring the success of transformations.

To do this internal communication professionals need to understand Agile practices and be able to design communications that encourage colleague buy-in to new ways of working.

The Leading Agile Communications Course will provide IC professionals with knowledge and confidence around Agile working, and will equip them with a toolkit for communication planning and storytelling around Agile transformation.

Who is the workshop for?

This course is for internal communications professionals who work with, or will work with Agile teams or programmes.

The course is suitable for those working at levels 2 and 3 of the Profession Map.

The course will cover:

  • Basics of Agile Ways of Working and the jargon
  • Communications planning, sourcing stories and successful storytelling in an Agile environment
  • How to navigate Agile Teams.

By the end of the course, attendees will:

  • Feel confident in this space and be able to have credible conversations with Agile teams
  • Understand the communications mindset and approach required to be successful with Agile
  • Design communications that encourage colleague buy-in to the new ways of working
  • Have a toolkit for communications planning and storytelling for an Agile transformation.

Additional Benefits

Additional benefits include:  

  • Suit of post-course materials including an Agile Reference Guide and Ready-to-Execute Comms Plans for Small/Light and Large Agile Transformations
  • Opportunities to share ideas and learn from other organisations and practitioners with group discussions
  • Hands-on course with practical exercises to complete and apply your learning to 
  • Pre and post-course access to Canvas, the IoIC's dedicated online learning environment
  • Learning from an experienced agile working and transformation specialist 
  • Five CPD points for IoIC Members.

Meet the trainer

Blogs by the trainer:

Should professional communicators care about Agile in 2024?

How not to be an Agile Alien

 

Trainer

Erum  Quddus

Erum Quddus

Agile & Tech Transformation Storyteller, Founder, The Agile Storytelling Company

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