Jim York  CEC, CTC, CST, CSP, CSPO, CSM writer, speaker, coach, trainer

Jim York
writer, speaker, coach, trainer

Jim has helped companies large and small successfully introduce Lean and Agile principles and practices in a variety of industries including financial services, government/defense, telecommunications, energy, non-profits, and media. He has over 30 years experience practicing Lean and Agile as a team member, Product Owner, ScrumMaster, and Coach. Jim’s coaching draws on broad and deep experience in Lean and Agile to help you achieve your goals. Jim is both a Certified Enterprise Coach and a Certified Scrum Trainer, one of only a handful of individuals worldwide to hold both of these top level Scrum Alliance certifications. In addition, he is a licensed facilitator for the Agile Fluency™ Suite, a Certified LeSS Practitioner, and an Innovation Games® Facilitator.


Let me help you reach your goals. I work directly with you to get results that matter most to you.

My Approach

Your goals inform our work together. My coaching is customized to meet your specific needs. Your goals drive my consultative and adaptive coaching process to optimize your results. I work with you to ensure a shared understanding of your desired outcomes, and together we measure progress towards your goals.

One of the tools I use in my coaching is the Agile Fluency™ Model.

Who Hires Me?

My clients include organizations, teams, and individuals. People hire me to help them improve effectiveness in their work and in the products and services they create for their customers.

Why Me?

I bring over 30 years experience creating and helping others create effective teams and products.

How do we begin working together?

First, let's set up a phone call to get to know one another. If we decide to proceed, here are some options as to how we might work together:

  • In person – Most of my coaching is face-to-face. I come to you. I have clients worldwide.

  • Virtual – If you have a phone or fast internet connection, we can work virtually. Virtual coaching is typically conducted in 1 hour sessions. The number of sessions is up to you!

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