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

Agilemania

The entire organization had to be in the process, not just a few self-managed teams. It provided us with a unique framework and guidelines for the entire organization, including the chief executives, to be part of the process. So, the perception is made that SAFe is process heavy.

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Creating a Risk-Adjusted Backlog

Leading Answers

If we were following the PMI risk management process, this would involve the qualitative and quantitative risk management steps. Still, they usually have a good feel for when to avoid threats or exploit opportunities, and I have found them to be receptive when we talk through the process.

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The Complete Glossary of 614 Project Management Terms

Workamajig

Acceptance Test: A process through which a project's end users run through the project to identify any potential issues before it can be formally accepted. Allocation describes the process for assigning resources for different project activities in the most efficient way possible.

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The Value of an Agile Project Management Office

MPUG

The Project Management Institute (PMI) provides a broad definition of PMO as: A project management office (PMO) is an organizational structure that standardizes the project-related governance processes and facilitates the sharing of resources, methodologies, tools, and techniques. . With a standardized set of processes, practices, and metrics, enabled by a PMO, the executive stakeholder would not have faced the “it does not exist” situation as previously mentioned.

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Enable Lasting Technical Change by Building Empathy & Trust

Leading Agile

This entire process is designed to harness the natural downriver current of the team, and allow the team to make the change, with the support of leadership. The process is straightforward – on a regular cadence execute these themed conversations with the team.

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Scrum Vs. Kanban: Uncover the Key Considerations

Agilemania

The vital aspect of the process must be transparent to people who are involved in the outcome. Those involved in the process should also inspect the product backlog, sprint backlog, and the increment to progress towards the product goal. Make process policies explicit.

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

Leading Agile

For starters, we made Zoom a mandatory part of our interviewing process. 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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Webinar Recap: Introduction to the Power BI Suite

MPUG

Ben Howard: And then also, I want to take you through step three here, which is understanding the process of creating and publishing reports, and to understand that whole lot of terminology around the workspaces. Power BI gets refreshed every month so it has a high cadence.

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Encapsulation of Value

Leading Agile

Despite the obtuseness of the term, the concept is rather straightforward: encapsulating value means intentionally establishing a clear governance process and organizational structure that facilitates an alignment of product development execution to defined strategic objectives.

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Scrum Vs. Kanban: Uncover the Key Considerations

Agilemania

The vital aspect of the process must be transparent to people who are involved in the outcome. Those involved in the process should also inspect the product backlog, sprint backlog, and the increment to progress towards the product goal. Make process policies explicit.

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Product Discovery Anti-Patterns Leading to Failure

Scrum.org

Meanwhile, some ideas have gained buzzword status in the process, causing the occasional collateral damage along the way. This core agile product creation process is agnostic to the product delivery framework, be it Scrum, XP, or any other framework.

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

Leading Agile

And so that’s kinda what we’re talking about, but one of the big challenges is when you’re dealing with agile at that level of scale like how do you begin the process of transformation? So my voice is in the process of wearing out on me.

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Release planning and predictable delivery

Scrum.org

Without a regular cadence of delivery of working software any belief that you will get a usable increment is misguided at best. Many organisations wrestle with the seeming incompatibility between agile and release management, and they struggle with release planning and predictable delivery.

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How We Reduced Cycle Time from 164 Days to 8 Days in 6 Months

Scrum.org

We also streamlined our legacy deployment process into CI/CD pipelines which removed a painful friction to frequent deployments. . A bonus on top of that, would be deep knowledge about the business processes relevant to your product. CADENCE & RELIABILITY. BACKGROUND.

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Getting started with a Definition of Done (DoD)

Scrum.org

Since Professional Scrum Teams build software that works , stop, create a working increment of software that meets your definition of done (DoD), and then start Sprinting, and review what you mean by “working” continuously, and at least on a regular cadence.

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5 Frequent Meetings That Could Have Been an Email

Project Bliss

If you hold a project meeting on a cadence and have no new information, progress, or changes since the last meeting – with nothing to discuss – please send an email with this update and let everyone have that time for other work.

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L'esprit du jeu avant tout !

Scrum.org

Scrum is more about behavior than it is about process. The framework of Scrum is based upon five core values: commitment, focus, openness, respect and courage. Gunther Verheyen -. . J'adore les jeux de société.

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