Agile advocates adaptive planning, evolutionary development, early delivery, and continuous improvement, and it encourages rapid and flexible response to change.
In today's world of work, Agile is often seen as either a Silver Bullet that is used to create business and IT problems, or a swear word that needs to be avoided at all cost. Yet, one of the reasons Agile came to life, is to be able to respond predictably and quickly to ever changing business and IT needs.
Agile is the way of the future and is here to stay.
It is important to know how Agile can form a part of your business and IT journey in a way that enables your team, unit and business to respond to change quickly and effectively.
In doing so, there are a few hot topics that needs exploring:
Agile being vs Agile doing
Agile and culture
The impact of Agile on team composition, delivery and motivation
How Agile helps us to respond, infuse and create change in our environments
Why Agile can cause anxiety and resistance