Many organizations have turned to agile as the answer to their digital transformation needs. But, in fact, they're panicking about the onslaught of startups and the potential disruptors to their business models. The war for talent has exacerbated their fears, and now large corporations are hastily installing pool tables, funky furniture, and free food. They've missed the point. Digital … Continue reading How To Take Agile To The Next Level
If you can get business leaders bought into using agile methods you will soon have an agile business. However, one of the missing ingredients in business agility actually lies at the top, in the Executive suite. How do you change that? We make the point in our book FLOW that leaders have to lead change. Sounds simple put like … Continue reading How To Get Business Leaders Working With Agile, Flow Agile!
In my last post I introduced two issues that I believe are extremely important to companies that want to stay in the competition for customers. The first is that new business techniques like microservices and DevOps really enable a different pace of innovation and hence a new way to think about giving customers more of … Continue reading Pushing beyond Lean and Agile