There are many views on Agile but, fundamentally there are environments and ways of thinking that we feel represent either an organisation moving in an Agile way or an organisation that has created an Agile culture over time. Experimental Culture One of the main factors in an organisations ability to create an Agile culture is […]Read More What Does An Agile Culture Look Like
Organisations tend to have problems transitioning from the waterfall methodology to agile. This blog will illustrate some of the common pitfalls which organisations seem to make when they are trying to adopt the agile approach. Fear of Failure Teams that adopt agile seem to have this fear of failure and no one wants to take […]Read More Agile: Common Pitfalls Seen In Organisations
This blog will talk about solution designers what they are and what makes a good one. This blog will also bring to light their importance in an Agile context in particular. What is a solution designer? A solution designer works on the actual solution design of a particular project before development starts to happen. The […]Read More Why Every Agile Project Needs A Good Solution Designer
Continuous Integration (CI) is the development practice where developers frequently integrate their code into a shared repository and create builds off the back of this integration. Creating builds with tools such as Jenkins allows the code written by the developer to be ran against various jobs through a pipeline which includes a number of tests […]Read More Why Continuous Integration Is Important?
In this blog we will highlight the importance of having a good product owner and the value this brings to the team. There are instances where a new producr owner is brought into the team however, this can be a disaster if the product owner does not possess the skills discussed in this blog. Why […]Read More What A Good Product Owner Looks Like In An Agile Team
In big organisations in particular there are various complex aspects that will effect the fluidity of projects and could slow down progress. It is important to know what they are and prepare for them accordingly. This blog will explain what some of them are and how to handle them. Lack of training Sami Lilja, global […]Read More Understanding Organisational Impediments And How To Handle Them
Agile is still a fairly new concept to many organisations and there are various boundaries that prevent organisations from implementing Agile effectively. This blog will highlight some hinderances and why they do happen. Areas of the business are resistant to change In many organisations even today there are many employees that do not want to […]Read More Why Agile Fails In Organisations – Part 1