An Agile Coach, a writer, a golf player and a creative mind

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Welcome to my profile page! I was born in Hamburg in 1973, studied business administration. I currently live near Frankfurt, and work as a freelancer.

Work

I am interested in many different topics, and this is reflected in my work.

🎯 As an Agile Coach and Scrum Master, I support companies…

How you, as a freelancer, get a grip on your tasks and use your time more efficiently

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Time management — a problem?

The challenge

A typical day is hectic for most of us and tightly timed: getting up in the morning, having breakfast, going to work, various daily meetings, meeting deadlines, bookkeeping, writing offers, shopping, sports, cooking, etc. In different ways, we are all affected by the topic of “time.” We think about organizing…

How you, as a freelancer, get a grip on your tasks and use your time more efficiently

Kanban Board with sticky notes; woman writing a note
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Introduction

How can I benefit from using the Kanban method?

Does this sound familiar? As a freelancer, you sometimes feel like a juggler who holds a lot of balls in the air: projects, offers you work on, training, accounting, internal projects like writing books, creating online courses, and leisure activities.
And sometimes, it gets too chaotic. …

Take Control Of Your Health

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New Year’s Eve is the time for good resolutions. Perhaps you have resolved to drink less alcohol or no alcohol at all because you want to do something good for your health.

Unfortunately, it often happens with good intentions that they are forgotten after just a few days.

Here are…

10 steps to get the best out of changes

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The new year has just started. It is the time for good resolutions. You want to change everything for the better, and you look forward to the changes in a positive way: finally lose weight, stop smoking, drink less alcohol, exercise more, etc.
After a short time, however, the resolutions are…

How to successfully use your strengths as an introvert in an agile world

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Exercises for introverted Scrum Masters

Self-reflection

Learn more about yourself with this short self-reflection exercise. The exercise description is concise and may sound unusual, but give it a try.

Task: Write a short story (half a page to two pages) on the subject: “I am a car.”
Do that now before you read further. Don’t think about…

How to successfully use your strengths as an introvert in an agile world

A team celebrates their success in the office
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Tips for introverted Scrum Masters

Not only Scrum Masters, but introverted leaders, in general, tend to pretend to be extroverted because the outside world expects it from them. That works, but the costs are high because stress constantly rises. In addition, this has negative consequences for your health.

Be proud of your introversion
You are not…

How to successfully use your strengths as an introvert in an agile world

A team celebrates their success in the office
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Benefit from your strengths as an introvert in your daily work

According to the Scrum Guide, Scrum Masters are accountable for establishing Scrum. Scrum Masters promote Scrum and help all relevant people to understand the theory, practices, rules, and values of Scrum. In addition, the Scrum Master is the servant leader of the Scrum Team, who helps those who are not…

Britta Ollrogge, MBA

I write on Self Improvement 🌱, Productivity 🎯, and Agile Product Development 🏄. My goal is to inspire.💡https://www.britta-ollrogge-consulting.com

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