For the Love of Cops - Shelby Wilson on Communities of Practice
For the Love of CoPs…
The term “community of practice” is of relatively recent coinage, even though the phenomenon it refers to is age-old. The concept has turned out to provide a useful perspective on knowing and learning.
Though we may be unaware we are all in a Community of Practice and so I want to share with you my love of the COP, why I believe we are all in one without knowing, how they have helped us develop over the years and how they enrich our understanding, skills and practice for the greater good.
Currently working as an Agile Coach in TSB, Shelby has a focus on people and teams learning and sharing from each other with a major love of Community of Practices. She started her career as a Contracts Law Manager and after being made redundant fell into finance and Agile. Starting her life as a Product Owner, before becoming a Scrum Master and Coach where she is now helping people on their journey using her passion for all things Agile. With this wide range of experience, she brings her passionate, caring nature and crazy, Welsh feel into the Agile community.
Recorded at Lean Agile UK on 11th August 2020