Tag - Agile

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...


Evolutionary Directives

This doesn't mean a highly directive management style or an execution-machine, but in fact, evolution and agile are hand in hand together emphasized empowering through closer cooperation and supportive approach. Management should remove the impediments and supply the tools needed, to get the job done. Many organizations still run old, top-down, directive paradigms which are...


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...


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...


Generalist

Generalized Specialist Approach

The concept of ‘Agility in General’ or ‘General Agility’ is broadly classified under the agile umbrella which expresses constant inspection and adaptation. Large complex projects in distributed environment generate the strong need of generalized framework and practices. A generalist is a jack-of-all-trades but a master of none, whereas a generalizing specialist is a jack-of-all-trades...


Reusability

Agile Embedded Reusability

Reusability is a clear principle of Agile which is in simple words can be described as Object-Oriented Design, which means build an object once and reuse it as many times as needed. The embedded approach and behavior of reusability within the agile architecture, methodologies and processes improves the product quality and team productivity. Agile...


Goal

Goal Oriented Culture

Transformation towards the goal oriented culture always truly depends on overcoming the barriers, people behavior, improvement approach, fast decision cycles and understanding depth and adoption of best practices. Goal oriented culture is mostly objectives-centered who co-creates value for all stakeholders and tends to be more straightforward and précised. Optimized processes help sustain the culture...