Agile Transformation

This category contains topics associated with how to do a successful Agile transformation at an enterprise level.  Successfully implementing Agile at an enterprise level in many cases cannot be done without some level of Agile transformation in the organization.

This can be a gut-wrenching change for many organizations that might involve:

  • Breaking down barriers in the organization that might inhibit a collaborative partnership between the business users and the development team
  • Aligning the Agile development approach with the company’s business
  • Adopting a more dynamic and flexible planning approach to be more consistent with an Agile development process
  • Potentially changing the way some organizational functions are implemented such as a PMO
  • Cultural changes to support a spirit of collaboration if necessary as well as whatever level of change management might be needed to implement those changes

Please check the articles associated with this category for more detail:

Business Process Reengineering and Agile Transformation

I recently wrote an article on a “Business-centric Approach to Agile“. Have you ever thought about how similar Business Process Reengineering and Agile Transformation are? The similarities are amazing but I suspect that many people don’t think of any relationship between BPR and Agile. What Is Business Process Reengineering? Business Process Reengineering (BPR) was very …

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Agile and Corporate Culture – How Do You Make it Work?

Agile and Corporate Culture It’s important to understand the relationship of Agile and corporate culture. Adapting an Agile development process to a corporate culture can be a very difficult thing to do. Especially if it involves changing a well-established corporate culture If you ignore this problem and implement an Agile development process without attempting to …

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