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The Transient Team Charter

In nearly any industry, the best work is accomplished by teams. The best teams are...

Agile Transformation, Collaboration, Complexity, Continuous Improvement, Digital Strategy, Leadership, Learning, Software Engineering, Strategy

Cynefin 101

Cynefin is a sensemaking framework that helps teams conceptualize different types of problems and agree...

Flow, Forecasting, Metrics, Software Engineering, WIP

Focus on Flow instead of Velocity to Track Progress

With an agile team, the flow of work is crucial. We want to move work...

Agile eXamined, Agile Transformation, Continuous Improvement, Forecasting, Software Engineering, User Stories

Agile eXamined: Alternatives to User Stories

A To-Do List is the backbone of each program/effort/project. It doesn’t matter if you use...

COVID-19, Culture, Flow, Leadership, WIP

WIP Limit Zero: How Slack Makes Us More Creative

Doing nothing gives us the space to develop focus, process our experiences and find the...

COVID-19, Strategy

Pandemic Response: Succeeding with Agility

McKinsey recently published an article that differentiated between ‘agile’ organizations and less agile ones. They...

Culture, Leadership, Pro Bono

Gift Card Bank – A Generative Culture Success Story

“Yes, you will find many useful and necessary ideas and tools to teach the team...

Contracting, Manifesto, Scaling, Visualization

Scaling: What Happens when Growth Isn’t Organic

In a prior post, we mentioned that not all organizational growth may be organic in...

Scaling, WIP

Scale Most Effectively with Organic Growth

Many organizations hire outside expertise to help with scaling agility, and we’ve seen an uptick...

Forecasting

Agile and Monte Carlo: A Winning Pair

Traditional project forecasts assume we can know everything about a project before we get started....