A Path to Agility: Practical Help When You’re Stuck
Abstract: You can’t go from zero to 100 mph Agile overnight. Most leaders want faster, but they miss crucial steps that can keep them from achieving their goal.
In this hands-on session, you will learn a proven Path to Agility and be able to assess where your organization is on their journey. By the end of the meeting, participants will be able to create a custom action plan – and tactical practices – that will help revive a stalled transformation and move them toward true business agility.
Bio: Braz Brandt is an Enterprise Coach with Agile Velocity, LLC. He’s been “doing the Agile” for nearly fifteen years – as a ScrumMaster, Product Owner, internal coach, and for the last five years a full-time coach. Braz has worked with teams and companies big and small, in sectors as varied as the Federal government, non-profit, higher education, and the for-profit world. Most recently, Braz been coaching teams outside of software development – in spaces as diverse as marketing and construction – for Fortune 500 clients.
He got his start as a systems and network engineer then became a development manager. Before all the tech stuff, he studied theater and political science at William and Mary (a different kind of nerd altogether).
He is a husband, a father to six kids and three dogs, and will sleep sometime in the next decade.