Agile practice guide : What is Agile and why getting the definition right matters

Agile - It is both the mindset and the method Agile is everywhere in the world of work - in casual conversations, in formal management meetings, even in boardrooms - there is constant chatter about Agile.Where ever you turn, some one seems to be mouthing an ever-expanding stream of agile phrases - daily standup, xp, … Continue reading Agile practice guide : What is Agile and why getting the definition right matters

Agile practices without an agile mindset = Cargo cult agile

Something similar to Cargo cult science, seems to be happening with the way the Agile is being implemented in projects. Cargo cult science is a phrase describing practices that have the semblance of being scientific, but do not in fact follow the scientific method

Leverage project management to maximize the value of agile

There is little doubt that organizations are embracing the agile way of working , in a big way. What is also clear is that organizations fail to fully realize the value of agile. The primary reason for this failure to maximize the value of agile, is the overlooking of the role of project management to … Continue reading Leverage project management to maximize the value of agile