Agile Methodology

Team Collaboration

Team Collaboration Tools

Agile methodologies focus on team empowerment through collaboration and for that meetings and teams being co-located are the elements which are more stressed upon. With teams now mostly working in distributed model, with resources scarred at different locations and time-zones, it is somewhat contradicting with the values of Agile Manifesto. Fortunately, multiple collaboration as well...


Time Box

Agile Scoping and Timeboxing

Agile is all about flexibility but the experts will agree with me that there is much more to Agile than just being flexible. Most professionals consider this flexibility as unbounded means they think that being Agile means there can be a change in work plan and scope at any time. Being Agile doesn’t mean that...


Agile Acute Integration

Acute Integration focus on delivering improved business value and organizational alignment. it's important to have insight into acute integration between client expectations, tools, techniques and solutions. This integration creates opportunities for innovation and digital optimization in business. For such a distributed integration, Agile provides the required environment and architecture including connectors, containers and APIs...


Adaptive Planning Approaches

Agile (aka "Adaptive") and Waterfall (aka "Predictive") are two of the most common project management approaches that organizations use for project management. The adaptive approach is relatively new where requirements and solutions evolve over a predefined period. Adaptive planning embodies a practical commonsense approach which is an action rather than a reactionary. Agile embraces adaptive...


Agile

Agile Dynamic Perspective

Agile is now a global subject across a wide range of organizations, which is transforming the world work culture. Organizations continually find ways to manage dynamic and volatile context of the business to increase the value for their customers. “Agile” is an effective, competitive and dynamic working model with a high trust to design...


Planning Poker

The Planning Poker

The key to successful management of a project starts with getting effective estimates from the team who will be working on the assignment. I have discussed the importance of Story Points in my articles “The Story Points” and “Story Estimation”. One of the reasons I am always a big fan of Agile Methodologies is because...


Decision-making

Agile Futuristic Decision-Making

The Agile is purpose driven, the current and future trends for Agile strategic planning, methodologies and decision-making is in an accelerating mode towards its bright and promising future in all industries. Agile Leaders invest time in understanding the problems of their customers or users. While, the Agile Team together drives the future roadmap of...


Transforming Way of Working

Organizations across the globe are focusing on transformation using digital technologies and advanced analytics to unlock new dimensions of productivity, flexibility, and speed for improvements in customer-focused delivery. An organizational business-revolution-in-the-transformation is greatly accelerating to simply the business complexity through new channels, new capabilities and new ways of value delivery. Agile new-way-of-working and continuous innovations...


Collaboration

Agile Collaborative Behavior

Truly, collaborative agile culture is based on the effective communication between the team members, client and other stakeholders, there is no doubt, project at the end is delivered by teams not tools. Emphasize on the importance of the people and their collaboration is very significant. Collaborative behaviors depend on rich communication, transparency, trust and openness....


Lean

Lean Transitioning Methodologies

Lean transformation or transitioning of working methodologies is an important component of Transformational Approach and Architecture, which includes lean business-case, lean thinking approach, lean flow, lean best principles, practices and processes, lean discipline competencies, lean tools and techniques, Lean organizational system and structure, and ultimately a lean governance. Lean-Agile establish lean methodologies to provide a...