The sailboat retrospective is a special retrospective technique where you and your marketing team will analyze what actually worked in the company and what held it back. The agile team envisions the last sprint as a sailboat. Generally, a sailboat retrospective is a brainstorming process to gather honest feedback from the team members about the state of the team, product, and company. As shown here, several factors help a company to move forward, like having fun together and supporting team members. Similar to this, several factors hold a company back, like deployment is high risk and takes too long, and others. In addition to this, a sailboat retrospective will also illustrate other factors that influence a company in the long run.