From my experience, I see an overlap in the roles of an Agile Coach and a Scrum Master in an organization. Both complement each other and appreciate the Agile values, principles, and practices. However, the scope and influence of each role are different.
Let’s answer this question in two steps, first starting with building an understanding of an Agile mindset.
Step 1: What is an Agile mindset?
There are two explanations that have helped me to understand it.
Definition 1- An Agile mindset is an approach to managing uncertainty (Ahmad Sidky)
- Fail fast and learn fast that results in seeking learning opportunities
- Decreasing uncertainty by exploring and learning
- Learn and explore in an efficient way
- Empower individuals and teams to use the collective wisdom