Scrum: The Revolutionary Agile Framework?

Scrum is an agile framework. Scrum is well-known too. Scrum enforces deep and challenges changes on those that use it. Is Scrum revolutionary, evolutionary, or just another agile framework? Let’s Examine the Agile Landscape Many agile practitioners and coaches alike consider agile to be a set of values and principles derived from the Agile Manifesto.[…]

Kanban: a Lean & Agile Framework

Agile is everywhere now. And, the awareness around Agile is permeating most industries and environments such as volunteer organizations, educational institutions, and governments. Agile frameworks such as Scrum, XP and OpenAgile are tied closely to the Agile Manifesto which has four values and twelve principles. To get the most out of an Agile framework implement both[…]

Book Review – The Lean Startup

Book Review Image - The Lean Startup

Recently, I read the book The Lean Startup by Eric Ries. This book is full of well thought out concepts, good stories, and plenty of tactical and strategic advice. I found myself reflecting upon previous conversations and past consulting projects. It has added much to my holistic approach to support and advise clients in their Agile and Lean journeys. I plan on adding this into my toolbox right away.

The five principles of The Lean Startup, include… […]