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Clarifying Misconceptions of the Big Launch

Rebel’s Guide to PM

However, as students of the lean entrepreneurship movement hear repeatedly, it’s usually not a good idea to launch your product with a “big bang.” I’ve been attending the South by Southwest (SxSW) conferences since before Twitter’s breakout year in 2007. This is solid counsel from my experience.

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Beyond Agile Gratitude #2 - Lean Thinking and the Kanban Method

Leading Answers

David Anderson has done much to popularize and explain lean and the Theory of Constraints thinking. David Anderson developed it in 2007 and, like agile, has its own set of values, principles, and practices. Now that my Beyond Agile book has been published, I would like to thank people who helped shape its content and ideas.

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What is IT Service Management?

The IIL Blog

ITIL v2 followed this in 2001, ITIL v3 in 2007, and ITIL 4 in 2019. LEAN processes emerged in 1991, with the Agile Manifesto launched by a group of software engineers in 2001. As ITSM evolved, so did the ways of delivering Information Technology services. Service Integration and Management, aka SIAM, was developed in 2005.

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Agile: Past, Present, & Future. A Conversation with Agile Trainer, Rubin Jen.

International Institute for Learning

Rubin obtained his Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) designation in 2007 and has been teaching Agile and Scrum to enterprise organizations since 2014. I’m one of the few trainers who got the CSM certification early on [2007]. He has worked with companies such as Bombardier Aerospace, Celestica, Accenture and the Ontario Government.

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From Servant Leadership to Shared Leadership

Leading Answers

The Primary Colors Model offers ideas similar to those found in “ In Praise of the Incomplete Leader ,” a 2007 paper published in the Harvard Business Review. Strategic” indicates someone who leans more toward the ideas end of the data-to-ideas spectrum and who is happy dealing with ambiguity.

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Product-Market Fit: What Is It & Why Is It Important?

Dan Olsen, an expert in product management and author of The Lean Product Playbook , has emphasized product-market fit as critical to the success of a start-up. The obvious one is the Apple iPhone, a device that wasn’t unique but captured the imagination of customers so effectively that it’s hard to believe it was only introduced in 2007.

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Get Motivated: 10 Motivational Speeches That Will Change Your Life

Bill Gates, Commencement Speech, Harvard, 2007. In this famous speech that launched the Lean In movement, Facebook exec Sheryl Sandberg deconstructs the idea of the career ladder. Empathy is a choice. Sheryl Sandberg, Harvard Business School Class Day, 2012.

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