When I was growing up, I never imagined that I would become an agile coach. I had no idea what that meant--it didn't exist. I wanted to be an artist, a music teacher, a programmer, an interior decorator... I wanted to be a lot of different things over the years. And now that I am an agile coach, I sometimes wonder what I'll be doing years from now. Where is our industry headed? Will agile coaching still exist?
If you look at the Agile Manifesto, it seems like agile will likely still be around in 10+ years. I don't know if agile will be a "thing" or just the way that software is developed, without need for the label. If that's the case, then agile coaching may move into regular consulting, mentoring, or coaching. The coaching industry is also evolving as a profession:
What do you think we'll be doing 10 years from now?