A Lean Innovation Management Process: Discovering and Creating Value

The Strategic Project Manager

Lean innovation management originated from startups, but is applicable in helping bring a startup mentality to a variety of types of organizations. Let’s start be defining lean innovation. What is lean innovation, and why is it important?

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2021 Online & On-Site Events for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

2021 is going to be full of both online and offline events for project managers engaged in different areas of business: construction and engineering, IT, healthcare, and many others. Biggest Online Project Management Conferences in 2021.

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The Continuous Innovation Framework (COIN)

Henny Portman

The Continuous Innovation Framework (COIN) is designed to help large organizations to successfully and continuously develop, scale, and embed innovations and thus create a continuous Return on Innovation. Capture innovative ideas from internal and external sources?

Top 10 Project Management Methodologies – An Overview

ProjectManager.com

The Kanban methodology helps reduce inefficiencies, and is a great project management tool for many purposes such as lean manufacturing or agile projects. The car company applied it to their lean manufacturing model, known as the Toyota production system. Lean Methodology.

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Overview and Key Themes of IIL’s 2021 Agile & Scrum Online Conference

International Institute for Learning

IIL’s 6th annual Agile and Scrum Online Conference: Co-Create for Greater Value opens on June 3, 2021. In this article, we’ll preview key themes that will be discussed at this unique learning event. View full event and registration details here.

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Lean Project Management: What Is It and Why You Should Be Using it

Techno-PM

The lean system was mostly used in manufacturing. If you're a project manager, a team leader, or even a regular employee, you need to know the core principles behind lean project management. His ideas about quality control to the development of lean methodology.

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Industrial Psychology for Project Management

Girl's Guide to PM

This often ends in restructure because execs want to make the organisation lean and change the way people think. When it comes to innovation, they speak a good game, but when it comes to the actual innovation part of it, there’s no investment dollars there.

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Comprehensive Guide to Becoming A SAFe Agilist

Agilemania

SAFe® is a knowledge base of proven, integrated principles, practices, and competencies for achieving business agility using Lean, Agile, Systems Thinking, and DevOps. A SAFe agilist leads a Lean-Agile Enterprise with the help of SAFe®. Creation of innovative solutions.

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SAFe Simply Explained (Part 2): Basic Idea and Most Important Terms

Inloox

The SAFe method is based on the Lean philosophy and offers a fixed framework in which Scrum and other agile management methods can be scaled to the entire company. The most common schedule for a PI is four development iterations, followed by an innovation and planning (IP) iteration.

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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.” Now, how do we get them to go out and be more innovative?

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What Is the Role & Responsibilities of a SAFe® Scrum Master?

Agilemania

They will need to work with the extended Scrum Master community, including Release Train Engineers and Solution Train Engineers, to increase the effectiveness of SAFe across the enterprise Embraces SAFe Lean-Agile Principles. SAFe embraces Lean and Agile principles making them very explicit.

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The Agile Transformation Coach: Understanding the Roles and Responsibilities

Leading Agile

The TL partners with and works alongside the C-Suite to create innovative and customized solutions to meet the business’ needs. Lean/Agile Leader. Lean/Agile Leadership Practitioner. Outcomes-Driven Innovation. Lean Portfolio Management. Lean/Agile Practitioner.

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Which SAFe® Certification Course is the Best Pick for You?

Agilemania

Experience with Agile/SAFe: You are a Lean Agile Practitioner and already executing agile flavours within your organization. – Lean -Agile Leadership. – Understanding Lean Portfolio. – Supporting Innovation. – Lean Agile Architecture.

What is the difference between Leading SAFe vs SAFe Agilis?

Agilemania

Learners also develop an understanding for implementing a Lean Portfolio Management function in their enterprise. Learning Goals of Leading SAFe Course: Understand 5 core competencies of the Lean Enterprise. Learn and apply Lean-Agile Mindset values and principles.

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SAFe Easy Explained (Part2): Basic Idea and Most Important Terms

Inloox

The SAFe method is based on the Lean philosophy and offers a fixed framework in which Scrum and other agile management methods can be scaled to the entire company. The most common schedule for a PI is four development iterations, followed by an innovation and planning (IP) iteration.

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Dynamic Capabilities Framework: Useful and Familiar to Project Managers

The Strategic Project Manager

Determining how to building flexibility into systems and create dynamic capabilities takes a lot of creativity, innovative thinking , and collaboration across the organization.

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Strategy Framework Canvas: How to Pick the Right Strategy Framework

The Strategic Project Manager

Strategic frameworks that are helpful in a visionary environment include Blue Ocean Strategy , Innovator’s Dilemma., and Lean Innovation. The Strategy Framework Canvas is useful in helping a strategist match the right strategic framework to the situation.

Management Basics: The 5 Principles of the Kaizen Philosophy

Inloox

In English, the concept has been adopted under the term Continuous Improvement Process (CIP) and is an essential component of innovation and quality management. Process Optimization in Project Management (3): Lean Project Management.

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

Inloox

SAFe is continuously improved and evolved, with the latest version 5 released in February 2021. SAFe picks up many already familiar elements and concepts from existing methods such as Scrum or Lean Project Management, which makes the transition easier for many companies. Lean Agile Leadership: Managers are the very core of lean agile development and business agility. Go Lean! – How Lean Management Can Help Your Project Succeed.

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The BCG Advantage Matrix

The Strategic Project Manager

Lean Innovation – Build adaptive processes to learn and build business around the hotpots for customers and markets. The Advantage Matrix is an old Boston Consulting Group classic strategic framework.

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2022 Online and In-Person Events for Project/Resource Managers and Industry Professionals

Epicflow Blog

April 6 — The Hottest Innovations in Talent Management aims to provide those engaged in talent management with recent innovations on the following topics: compensation and incentives, technologies and compliance, managing performance of an organization, department or employees, and more. .

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Scaled Agile Framework: Understand SAFe® and Its 4 Core Values

Agilemania

SAFe integrates four primary bodies of knowledge, namely Agile development, Lean product development, systems thinking, and DevOps, to help businesses deliver innovative products faster, predictably, and with the highest quality. Core Values of Scaled Agile Framework ®.

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Planning and Executing Projects Considering The Rule of Three and Four

The Strategic Project Manager

Lean Innovation – discover and build a business around the hotpots for customers and markets. Stable industries require a well-defined, largely predictive approach to managing projects.

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Apply the Experience Curve Concept to Strategy and Project Management

The Strategic Project Manager

This is what happens with new and disruptive innovations. Practice lean innovation where appropriate. The idea of the Experience Curve has been around for over 50 years.

The Complete Guide to Six Sigma Methodology

Wrike

In this article, we’ll explain what the Six Sigma methodology is, how lean Six Sigma principles differ, and how Six Sigma project management can help boost your organization’s process efficiency and quality. A look at the lean Six Sigma principles.

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Which Project Management Methodology is Right for Your Team?

Scoro

It can be a somewhat uncertain management methodology, but with the right team in your corner, agile can be a breeding ground for true innovation. In the education space, scrum is useful because of how heavily it leans on problem-solving. Lean Six Sigma.

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Ansoff Matrix Model: Explanation, Advantages, and Disadvantages

The Strategic Project Manager

Can be challenging in short term to adapt to lean innovation situations. The Ansoff Matrix Model is a useful tool for visualizing strategic options for product companies. It can be useful for devising strategy, presenting to stakeholders, and for collaborating about direction.

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How to Become an Agile Project Manager?

Agilemania

A person is said to be apt at leadership if they swear by good communication, listening skills, innovation, confidence, honesty, empathy, and self-discipline. Explore the agile mindset in detail with the help of various agile methods like design thinking, lean, and Scrum.

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SAFe 5 as a Framework for Leveraging and Exploiting the Product Life Cycle

Agilemania

Bringing new innovative products to life is fraught with uncertainties, for it is an attempt to either meet an existing need or create demand. . Enabling and nurturing of innovative ideas, .

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The PMO Roadmap for Driving Business Agility

Planview Blog

Can you go over Lean versus Agile? Lean and Agile are methodologies and philosophies focused on speed, flexibility, and delivering customer value. But keep it as Lean as possible.”. Producing high-quality products and services is built into Lean and Agile processes.

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Which Project Management Methodology is Right for Your Team?

Scoro

It can be a somewhat uncertain management methodology, but with the right team in your corner, agile can be a breeding ground for true innovation. In the education space, scrum is useful because of how heavily it leans on problem-solving. Lean Six Sigma.

Do we really need SAFe, LeSS, Spotify, or Nexus to be agile?

Agilemania

which got revised in February 2021. Innovation or Improvement? Naveen is a Lean-Agile Coach, Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) and Internationally acclaimed Speaker in many Conferences and Agile events.

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What makes Team and Technical Agility a must for scaling?

Agilemania

You cannot have business agility by training the senior management and leadership on Lean thinking or a set of Agile values and principles. Business Agility is the new talk of the town. However, I see it as an outcome, the value received if you have paid the right price for it.

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Getting the Outcomes You Want From Technical Spikes

Leading Agile

the senior director leaned over to me and asked during the 7 team demo of the day. “Are these volleyball games or demos?” She had just taken over this part of the organization, and I was the technical consultant tasked making her dreams come true: working-tested product in the demo.

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Amplify Real-Time Collaboration with Next-Level Work and Project Management in Salesforce and Slack

Leankor

From Kanban, to Lean, to Agile, Gantt and more, distributed teams use different methodologies and without implementing a solution that adapts to and connects each of these work styles, true collaboration will not be possible.

Do we really need SAFe, LeSS, Spotify, or Nexus to be agile?

Agilemania

which got revised in February 2021. Innovation or Improvement? Naveen is a Lean-Agile Coach, Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) and Internationally acclaimed Speaker in many Conferences and Agile events.

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How to become a Product Owner – 5 Simple Steps

Scrum.org

The Lean Startup: How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses. Lean Analytics: Use Data to Build a Better Startup Faster. How to become a Product Owner – 5 Simple Steps. The Product Owner is a critical role in Agile and Scrum.

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

Leading Agile

But a lot of that value conversation is some around predictability and return on investment and product fit and innovation and such.

How to Become an Agile Project Manager?

Agilemania

A person is said to be apt at leadership if they swear by good communication, listening skills, innovation, confidence, honesty, empathy, and self-discipline. Explore the agile mindset in detail with the help of various agile methods like design thinking, lean, and Scrum.

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Long-Term Agile Planning: 7 Steps to Create an Agile Product Roadmap That Works (With Free Checklist!)

Planio

You might be meeting the immediate needs of your customers, but you could be ignoring long-term trends or even sacrificing innovation in the name of following the “safer” path. Agile product development has a chicken and egg problem.

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