Agile

The Product Forum – Enable Your Team’s Voice

A couple weeks back, I have written about an alternative viewpoint that is gaining traction in the Agile world. It is commonly known as Agile at scale and talks about reinventing the practice instead of trying to fit the small team canvas onto the large organizations. Today I would like to dive in a little …

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Agile At Scale – Moving Your Organization Forward

As Agile becomes more and more popular across companies and industries, there are bound to be some changes to the way it is done. It has long left the realm of software development teams and has since been applied to various fields such as marketing, finance, sales, you name it. However, as the popularity grew, one …

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5 Agile Boards To Get Your Creativity Flowing

We all know and love Agile boards. Whether they are a simple three column progress indicator or a complex design representing our whole process, there is no doubt how much easier they make our projects. However, when starting out or wanting to innovate the form of the board can also seem constricting. That’s why this …

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5 Types Of Agile Users In Your Team

When introducing any sort of an organizational change, it is normal to face fear, distrust and even anger. Agile is no different and we tend to have specific reactions to hearing the news of it coming into our processes. In fact, the reactions are so specific, they can actually be named. Thus this week i …

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4 Signs Agile Is Not For You

Today project management community is buzzing about Agile. Since its move from small developer groups into the large corporate field, everyone seems to want a piece. And really I am not one to blame them. Agile has proved to improve productivity, make processes more efficient and have an outcome that is more likely to be …

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SLIM – Agile Framework That Scales You Down

In the growing popularity of Agile, there have been numerous attempts to scale the practice and make it fit the large company structure. SoS, LeSS, SAFe, DAD and many more attempts to modify Scrum, Kanban and other methods. However, when doing so it becomes easy to lose their essence. Thus coming up with practices that …

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The Agile Transition: Scrum Master vs. Project Manager

Making an Agile transition is a full on organizational change. Workflows, processes and even team roles need to be adjusted. However, all of it can be tricky as well. Understanding the key roles of Scrum often has a direct effect on the methodology succeeding or failing. And one of the most common misconceptions is that …

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8 Agile Habits To Get Rid Of Today

We are all creatures of habit. Taking the same road to work, drinking our morning coffee and mostly having a time proven routine for anything and everything we do. However as there are good habits, there are also bad ones that can put us at a disadvantage in the long run.  Agile or work environment is …

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