The Rhythmic Dance of Agile with Cadence


Now, you might be thinking what exactly a dance has to do with cadence in Agile? Let’s start first with the definition of cadence. Cadence – Definition and Basics. One can define cadence in Agile as follows: Cadence is a regular, predictable pattern of development work in Agile.

A 2021 Guide to Kanban Cadences to help Align Your Business Communication


To many of the fans of project management out there in the market, these rhythms are known as Kanban cadences. What are Kanban Cadences? To learn about Kanban cadences, you need to know about cadences first. 7 Different Kanban Cadences Meeting Types.

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Your 2021 Best Guide to Hybrid Teams in Workplace


More articles for you: A 2021 Guide to Kanban Cadences to help Align Your Business Communication. Event Project Management – Your Ultimate Guide to Organizing Successful Events In 2021. 6 Amazing Tips to Boost Team Morale in 2021.

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How to Assemble a Project Team

The best way to prevent this from happening is by setting a cadence for meetings, requiring status reports , scheduling interdepartmental collaboration time and any number of other ideas. Projects, no matter the size and scope, are complex.

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Project Communication Management: What is it all about?

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Did you know that 56% of your project budget might be at risk due to poor communications? Perhaps that number (from research by PMI ) surprises you, but I’m sure you aren’t surprised by the fact that good communication management on projects leads to higher success rates.

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Seven Sins of Reviews

Kiron Bondale

Whether your team sets a regular cadence for external product reviews or they are conducted on a just-in-time basis, it is important to get actionable feedback.

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Why Agile Transformation Fails | AgileIndy 2021

Leading Agile

This is Mike Cottmeyer's talk from AgileIndy 2021 on The Executive's Guide to Why Agile Transformation Fails. Announcer] This is Mike Cottmeyer’s talk from AgileIndy, 2021 on “Why Agile Transformation Fails.”

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Comprehensive Guide to Becoming A SAFe Agilist


Apply cadence, synchronize with cross-domain planning. By applying cadence, predictability is created and sets the tempo for development. Applying development cadence and synchronization along with periodic cross-domain planning supplies the mechanisms to operate efficiently.

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What Are Feedback Loops and How to Implement Them in Your Business?


In Kanban methodology , there are seven cadences and each of them is implemented via a meeting. Let us take a look at each cadence and how it works: 1. Delivery planning meetings take up approximately 1 or 2 hours and are carried out every delivery cadence.

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The Roles and Responsibilities of a SAFe Agilist You Never Knew


Apply cadence, synchronize with cross-domain planning. Large organizations face challenges to respond to change with speed and relative ease. Be it monitoring and control, collaboration, stakeholders onboarding, change management, and governance methods, the problems only keep increasing.

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The Simple Way to Improve Visibility on Projects


We’re living in what’s been called the Project Economy and there’s a certain cadence that comes with that: a cadence that will sweep you off your feet if you can’t keep up. When you hear the term ‘visibility’, what do you think of?

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What is Lead time in Inventory Management- A Getting Started Guide


You May Also Like: A 2021 Guide to Kanban Cadences to help Align Your Business Communication. We all know how important time is, once lost it can never be turned back.

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Benefits of Scaled Agile Framework ( SAFe®) – Agilemania


Apply cadence and synchronize with cross-domain planning. The year was 2011 and there was a pressing need for a scaling framework that could help large organizations design efficient systems to build enterprise level products/solutions to cater to customer’s rapidly changing needs.

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Creating an Agile Transformation Roadmap

Leading Agile

There should be a regular cadence with the leadership team to formally review intermediate deliverables, challenge assumptions, and identify risks. An Agile Transformation Roadmap is all about getting people to change and having that change be sticky.

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Is SAFe® (Scaled Agile Framework®) not Agile?


SAFe also adds additional interaction events to ensure collaboration happens across the teams and not just within the agile teams aligned to a common goal and work with a synchronized cadence. There has been some amount of criticism about SAFe.

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12 Incredible Reasons You Should Get a SAFe® Agile Certification


Apply cadence and synchronize with cross-domain planning. Organizations small and large are always burdened with measures to change with turbulent times. For an organization to function effectively in a fast moving market, the existing structure must be analyzed and the flaws corrected.

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The Complete Glossary of 614 Project Management Terms


Projects might additional calendars as well to show resource availability, communication cadence, etc. Project management terminology can be complicated.

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Creating a Risk-Adjusted Backlog

Mike Griffiths

Fortunately, the cadence of iterations and events such as retrospectives and sprint planning provides all the occasions we need to keep the process going. This article explains what a risk-adjusted backlog is, why they are useful, how to create one and how teams work with them.

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The Value of an Agile Project Management Office


In an Agile PMO setting, the product backlog is executed over a number of iterations or with a flow-based cadence in order to move towards the vision or goal of the product. Imagine this scenario as you start-off your day: You open your business site and the message says: “it doesn’t exist.” You then try to login to your email account, which also displays the same message. Your heartbeat goes up and you rub your eyes in disbelief.

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SAFe Simply Explained (Part 1): Core Competencies and Principles


SAFe is continuously improved and evolved, with the latest version 5 released in February 2021. Agility should no longer be a new term for most project managers. High flexibility, adaptability and increased communication are just a few of the benefits that have led to significant improvements through the introduction of agile work processes in organizations. So agility in itself is nothing new for many companies.

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Sprint Burndown and Burnup Charts with MS Project Agile


As I’ve explained in a previous article, flow-based Agile can benefit from cadences. 2021 is coming to an end. Two frequently and widely used charts in projects using Agile frameworks are the Burndown and Burnup Charts.

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How do you implement SAFe agile in your organization?


Apply cadence and synchronize with cross-domain planning. Scaled Agile Framework has taken the corporate world by storm. The keyword shows 44,30,000 results on Google. That’s a lightning jolt!

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Troubleshooting in Lean-Agile Development


It’s usually based on a cadence. As shown in the above figure, there is no regular timeboxed iteration, but incremental delivery can happen in cadence. While working with an iteration-based Lean-Agile approach, an increment can be achieved on a cadence or on-demand.

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What Does It Mean to Be An Agile Organization?

Leading Agile

This team is cross-functional like all the other teams and meets on a regular cadence to move high-level work items through the system of delivery. The cadence at which Governance happens is at the sprint boundary.

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How Has the Pandemic Changed Hiring, Onboarding, and Culture at LeadingAgile?

Leading Agile

They meet on an agreed-upon cadence and can reach out to other Pod members for questions, help, and a friendly voice. I always felt that a big part of the enjoyment of work is the people I get to work with.

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Unpacking Agile Transformation: The System of Delivery

Leading Agile

Think about things like how we write user stories, how we estimate work, how we run planning cadences, how we deal with technical concerns, and how we measure done. So if we agree that Agile Transformation is worth talking about, we need a better way of talking about it.

Enable Lasting Technical Change by Building Empathy & Trust

Leading Agile

The process is straightforward – on a regular cadence execute these themed conversations with the team. When you no longer work with an employee, you often become friends. This was a conversation with my friend Matt about his new role as a software leader in a billion-dollar organization.

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Scrum Vs. Kanban: Uncover the Key Considerations


Kanban vs. Scrum- Cadence . Scrum vs. Kanban is one of the most trending comparisons in the world of agile methodology! We often use these terms while talking about the agile way of solving problems. However, while Scrum and Kanban both have differences, their principles are the same.

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Encapsulation of Value

Leading Agile

Agile transformations are hard.

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How To Become a Successful SAFe Agile Coach?


All frameworks for scaling agile share five main components: inspiration from the 12 Agile Manifesto principles, cadence, synchronization, Scrum, and quality development practices. What is SAFe agile.

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Dealing With “Remote Sprawl”: How to Manage Teams, People, and Projects Across Time Zones


Timing and team cadence: Decouple team cadences whenever possible. Timing and team cadence: Decouple team cadences whenever possible. Agile teams rely on a clear sprint cadence to keep projects moving, remove bottlenecks, and ship great software.

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The Transformation Journey: Lessons Learned

Planview Blog

We wonder if many enterprises even did annual planning for 2021: How many organizations are still running off the plan they created in 2019? Most organizations are on a transformation journey of some kind, including Planview.

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How to make a project schedule you’ll stick to in 9 steps (with free template)


If you’re using Agile, you’ll want to determine a sprint cadence that will let you hit your quarterly OKRs. (We The most productive people all follow a simple rule – if it’s not on their calendar, it won’t happen. The same goes for your team.

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How Agile Practices Enable Remote Working

And last summer’s 14th State of Agile report clearly demonstrated that Agile adoption is more important than ever in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, a trend that is set to continue throughout 2021. . . How Agile Practices Enable Remote Working.

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Do We Treat Our Internal and External Customers the Same?

Leading Agile

In-and-of-itself that is not necessarily a bad thing, but when those customers do not exert that authority with care, thoughtfulness, and intentionality, they can subvert the efforts of the teams when it comes to delivering quality product on a predictable cadence in a way that maximizes value.

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Project242: Build Strength in Multiple Areas, Not Just a Few

Bridge the Gap Consulting

Project242 (P242) is my journey to bike 242 miles in 24 hours, across the state of Minnesota on gravel roads, in August, 2021 (the Day Across MN, or the DAMN). These workouts include heavy tension and faster cadence at lower resistance.

A Word on Velocity

Leading Agile

In fact, velocity becomes a useful metric for gauging predictability because it represents the whole cycle of estimation and execution by a group of people who settle into a stable cadence of output and become good at judging a set of user stories which represent that quantity of work.

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How To Become a Successful SAFe Agile Coach?


All frameworks for scaling agile share five main components: inspiration from the 12 Agile Manifesto principles, cadence, synchronization, Scrum, and quality development practices. What is SAFe agile.

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How To Unite Creative and Project Management Teams

Brad Egeland

Make the most of these meetings by organizing a regular structure or cadence to them, or even by bringing an agenda — but make sure you don’t neglect to include time for morale building. Strong teamwork is important in producing great work at a productive pace.

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 Executive’s Guide To Large-Scale Agile Transformation & Sustaining An Adaptive Enterprise w/ Mike Cottmeyer

Leading Agile

At the enterprise level we want encapsulated either value streams, products or business capabilities that can take strategic initiatives and reliably and predictably on a cadence of probably 12 to 24 weeks or something like that, be able to produce value into market.