Antti Kirjavainen

25 posts
startup

Milloin on oikea aika rakentaa ensimmäinen versio softatuotteesta?

Me flowalaiset päädymme keskusteluihin startuppien kanssa usein siinä vaiheessa, kun startupissa tulee ajankohtaiseksi ensimmäisen softatuoteversion rakentaminen. Muuten, täältä voit lukea startup-yhteistyökeisseistämme. Vaikka softatuote olisi kuinka pieni, on sen rakentaminen aina iso investointi alkuvaiheen startupille. Näin on, oli sitten kyse ensimmäisestä tuotantoversiosta, MVP:stä taikka prototyypistä. On siis tärkeää, että tämä

coaching

Coach peer support group?

I'm thinking of inviting together a peer support group for team and enterprise coaches. I feel a need for this kind of support group right now and I'm curious whether there are people that resonate with that need. Challenging situationThere are many aspects in the current situation that pose challenges

impact

Towards Impact: Our work so far

We want our company Flowa to become a true social and planetary enterprise. In this post I will introduce two of our impact projects: GoWood and What Matters To Me.

sustainability

Towards social and planetary impact

I want our company Flowa to become a true social and planetary enterprise. One that contributes to the well-being of our society and the sustainability of our planet in addition to being a financially healthy business.

antti

Summing up my July

Right now, people in continental Europe are starting their summer vacations. And at the same time, I'm back from mine. Along with many (most?) people in Finland. I'm writing this post to close my summer vacation chapter. To be able to move onto the next one with (relative) ease. TL;

retrospectives

Async + Sync Remote Retrospective Plan

Running a remote workshop calls for more up-front planning and prep than face-to-face workshops. That is why I'm sharing this retrospective plan, with a Miro board template, to help you get your retrospective prep done in just a few minutes!

remote facilitation resources

Remote Fishbowl Lean Coffee

This is a remote session plan, with ready-to-use templates, for a big crowd to discuss together in a structured way without a predefined agenda. It is based on both the Lean Coffee structured agendaless meeting format and the Fishbowl discussion format.

remote work

Closing with Conclusions

Here is a quick remote workshop activity plan for closing a session with conclusions. It involves reflecting on insights, puzzles and next steps and sharing them with the whole group.

retrospectives

Remote Retrospective Plan: WARP

Running a remote workshop calls for more up-front planning and prep than face-to-face workshops. That is why I'm sharing this retrospective plan, with templates (Google Jamboard for now, maybe more later), to help you get your retrospective prep done in just a few minutes!

leadership

Facilitating Alignment with OKRs

I recently facilitated a session on OKRs in the Agile Finland Coaching Circle. In this post I share the presentation videos from the session as well as my slides.