Agile Austria 2018 in Graz

A personal review and some (speaker's) impressions

Jun 02
Agile Austria 2018 in Graz Cosima Laube

As part of the review team I was already being involved for quite some time with Agile Austria. Now in May 2018 the time to actually travel to Graz had finally come.

view from Graz city to castle

After some days of holiday in Vienna I arrived in the beautiful city of Graz - in fact one day before the conference to attend a LeS

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Day Parenting

One game to CTRL the Shift...

Apr 19
Day Parenting Cosima Laube

This year in February I attended Play4Agile again. Some time after this unconference I stumbled upon the book 'CTRL Shift' by Mike Bonifer and Jessie Shternshus. Udo Wiegärtner and Adrian Suciu held one session at #p4a18 about unlearning and about this book. Of course, I immediately ordered it and t…

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Explorative running

On all the stuff running can do for you(r life)

Apr 12
Explorative running Cosima Laube

Since a couple of weeks I am doing endurance running again. And I am doing it in quite a disciplined way. This endurance thingy helps with the black dog - who on the one hand wants me to believe by all means that he doesn't like going outside... and at the same time he longs so much for the calmness…

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Curiosity, Openness, and Acceptance.

What recent travel taught me about the non-judging awareness aspect of mindfulness.

Jan 07
Curiosity, Openness, and Acceptance. Cosima Laube

In Germany we say "between the years" if we want to refer to the time between Christmas and New Years Eve. In this time I travelled for 5 days to Leipzig in Eastern Germany to attend the 34th Chaos Communication Congress (34c3 in short).

One of the principles at the Congress is that All creatures a

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Dogfooding with powerful questions

An experiment of using powerful questions for self-coaching

Nov 28
Dogfooding with powerful questions Cosima Laube

Over the last months I stumbled across powerful questions for agile teams multiple times. Powerful questions help with emerging change, they are open for the client's mental models and they literally invite to introspection and new perspectives. There is a great overview and a resource list compiled…

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