Why Agile Is Failing? ABSTRACT: Even before the signing of the Agile manifesto, Agile methodologies have offered tremendous benefits, both to organizations and the individuals who comprise those organizations. Sustainable pace coupled with hyper velocities, self-managing teams with high levels of autonomy, and close interaction with business to improve focus on customer value should have[…]
Applying Agile Practices to Marketing “Are you an Agile company?” “Yes, our IT department is using Scrum and Kanban.” “But what about your marketing department?” [silence.] Agile is a given today on tech teams, in product management, and on design/creative teams. But what about marketing? The days of sticking to yearly marketing plans is gone.[…]
Agile Richmond 10 Year Anniversary Party Join us for happy hour to celebrate Agile Richmond’s 10 Year Anniversary! Registered attendees will receive 2 free drink tickets. Help us cheers to a great 10 years and many more to come!
Agile Richmond and Capital Kanban are pleased to bring Jurgen Appelo to Richmond, VA! As a part of his Managing for Happiness book tour, Jurgen will be in Richmond on August 10th. This most recent book offers practical ideas to engage workers, improve work, and delight clients. Agile Richmond is partnering with Capital Kanban to[…]
Growing A Rose Bush In The Desert – Lessons On Introducing Agile To Organizations That Are Ambivalent Event Details ABSTRACT: Do you or someone you know work in an organization whose culture is ambivalent regarding using and implementing Agile in the current environment? Perhaps it’s doesn’t “fit” the way the company “works”. Perhaps its “too[…]
The Hidden Agility in Government IT Event Details ABSTRACT: Whether your preference is Waterfall or Agile, there are characteristics individual to both that have the power to make projects successful. But often times, supplier and recipient must have congruency on organizational structure, IT methodology, culture, procurement policies, etc. that helps to dictate which one, and[…]