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Are These Agile Transformation Blind Spots Holding You Back?

Planview Blog

It’s common to encounter blind spots when you’re navigating an Agile transformation. They can show up as Agile practices that are meant to improve business agility but are applied so extremely that they end up making organizations less agile. Hyper Focusing on Agile Teams.

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Agile Leadership

CMOE

Speed and agility are the ultimate competitive weapons. If you create a culture of agility, you create a significant competitive advantage that is hard to replicate. Leaders at all levels can develop and enhance their agility with a simple, powerful framework.

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Next Generation Technology for the Agile Enterprise

SnapStrat

How SnapStrat is revolutionizing enterprise decisioning applications. SnapStrat creates enterprise applications on its platform to optimize and execute strategic business decisions. A (very) brief history of enterprise technology. The emergence of process reengineering and desire to automate processes end-to-end created a mandate in most enterprises to integrate processes end-to-end. Traditionally enterprise systems have been built around organized data.

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Selling Agile to Executives: 8 Ways to Get Buy-in

Planview Blog

Effectively selling Agile to executives is more than just getting the go-ahead for an Agile transformation. Because Agile includes a culture shift and a mindset change, as well as funding, you need executives to truly buy in to the approach. Form an Agile Leadership Team.

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Driving Collaboration to Sustainable Innovation

Speaker: Wayne Kurtzman, Research Director, Social and Collaboration, IDC

Join Wayne Kurtzman, Research Director from IDC, as he reveals key insights from his recent research on the importance of collaboration, and discover how you can drive sustainable results through teamwork within your organization.

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Here’s Your Agile Track Recap from Accelerate

Planview Blog

On the jam-packed agenda were several presentations, customer stories, and roundtable discussions aimed at supporting Agile leaders at all levels of the organization. Becoming Agile and Beyond. How to Build High-Performing Agile Teams. Why Agile Transformations Fail.

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Lean Startup in the Enterprise Anti-Pattern: The Lean Waterfall

Grasshopper Herder

More enterprise scale companies are drinking the lean Kool Aid and starting to implement Lean Startup. Lean Enterprise Lean Startups Management Managing Entrepreneurship agile agile marketing lean enterprise lean startup in the enterprise leanux waterfall In doing so, they are failing at the most basic level.

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The Agile Manifesto Re-examined

The Future Shapers

Recently, Per-Magnus Skoogh (co-founder of Agile Extreme) invited me to meet Arie van Bennekum. Arie is one of the co-authors of the Agile Manifesto that was written by 17 independent thinkers in February of 2001 at a ski resort in Utah, USA. Agile as an umbrella.

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6 Agile Transformation Challenges Facing Post-Pandemic Leaders

Planview Blog

One thing has become clear for organizations in this pandemic era – change is hard, and if you don’t have a transformation plan, you’re more likely to fall victim to one of these common Agile transformation challenges. Read Next: 9 Agile Transformation Metrics for Executives to Watch.

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Enterprise Level Innovation

eZassi

Enterprise level innovation is the practice of looking beyond the organization’s R&D systems and past its discrete departments, to connect with global collaborators and improve business agility. This practice harnesses the benefits of open innovation to achieve specific enterprise-level goals. Why Enterprise Level Innovation (ELI) Matters. Achieving true Enterprise Level Integration is not easy, but it is necessary to ongoing success.

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Planbox Acquires Imaginatik Creating an Agile Innovation Powerhouse

Imaginatik

Planbox, the pioneering provider of AI-Powered Agile Innovation Management software, and Imaginatik, the #1 ranked leader in Corporate Innovation Management according to Forrester Research, will join forces to seize on the innovation boom. Under the agreement, Planbox will acquire all of the assets of Imaginatik Plc (LON:IMTK) related to its Enterprise Innovation Management platform and global operations.

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Strategy to Execution to enable Intelligent Enterprise

Rmukesh Gupta

This is also how an organisation can ensure that they are agile and can respond to the market in real-time and potentially. This ability of the frontline managers to respond to changes in the market dynamics independently and in alignment of the organisations stated strategy makes an organisation an “intelligent enterprise”! . Is your organisation an “ intelligent enterprise” ? Strategy intelligent enterprise Strategy to executionPremise.

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Future-proof Companies: Combining Agility with Ambidexterity

Integrative Innovation

Both capabilities may exhibit some overlap, yet can basically be considered independent from each other: a company can be highly agile while lacking ambidexterity and vice versa.

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PI Planning in Agile: Boosting Efficiency with Flow Metrics

Planview Blog

PI Planning in Agile is often held quarterly, bringing together multidisciplinary teams to lay out the product delivery cadence. When scaling agility to your whole organization, it’s important to have an overarching cadence to keep teams in sync. What is PI Planning in Agile?

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How to Reconcile Agile with Value Contribution and Strategic Commitments

One2Team

Agile is a trend that the IT, enterprise, and PMO worlds have watched for years, so naturally it’s an area of focus for One2Team. Agile is a fundamental shift to the approach to technology and business itself. As more IT teams adopt the agile methodology, we see an understanding of the benefits spread across business units. In recent months, one topic seemed to be on everyone’s radar: the reconciliation between agile methodologies and value contribution.

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The “Appification” of the Enterprise – How MS Power Apps Help

Acuvate

These numbers indicate the sheer potential of low- and no-code platforms in meeting the needs of rapid enterprise app building to further productivity, employee engagement, and customer experience goals.

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Why is Enterprise AI so HOT Now?

Linda Bernardi

Culture of Agility There has never been a more exciting time for artificial intelligence in enterprises. In working with enterprises of various sizes in different verticals across […]. Artificial Intelligence Blog EnterpriseIt is due to the confluence of six factors: 1. Mega Data 2. Compute Availability 3. Focused AI 4. Need For Speed 5. Play or become obsolete 6.

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The Intelligent Enterprise Promotes Swarm Organizations

Leveraging Networks

Instead, there is an increasing need for strategies that allow automation, innovation, dynamics, and agility. Intelligent enterprises allow every industry to work through business models that leverage networks and the cloud platform. I concluded that the cloud platform, an open business platform designed to ease innovation and integration supported with agility and flexibility, can promote a different type of connection within an organization.

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Being Digital : Innovating For a Smarter, Faster, Lighter Enterprise

Tata Consultancy

I see an enterprise’s move to ‘Being Digital’ as an inflexion point in its evolution. This is especially true of enterprises that were ready to innovate early and began their computing journey decades ago, like we did. To me, any enterprise that wants to meet the demands of its digital native consumers, should start ‘thinking’ digitally, not just ‘adopt’ digital. What does a ‘thinking’ digital enterprise look like?

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The principles that you need to know about Agile Development

mjvinnovation

The change of culture made within the company, coupled with the correct application of this approach has the power to generate a greater impact on the delivery of value through technology, leading to the success of the enterprise. The Agile manifesto. In 2001, the “ Manifesto for Agile Software Development”, was published, which gave popularity to the term ‘Agile’ and marked the beginning of the application of light software development methods. Agile

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4 Resources for Growing and Transforming Your Enterprise

Moves the Needle

But, there is still time between now and then to catch up with family, friends, and the latest articles, videos, and books about enterprise innovation. So sit back, get comfortable, and enjoy this brief list of enterprise resources to get your wheels turning as we speed into the new year. Read It Here [ARTICLE] How Large Enterprises Are Becoming More Agile and Saving Millions. How Large Enterprises Are Becoming more Agile and Saving Millions.

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Scaled Agile Framework: what is and how it works

mjvinnovation

SAFe is an agile framework for development that has been gaining a lot of prominence among developers and managers of software projects. Acronym of Scaled Agile Framework, SAFe is an agile development framework that provides a simple and lightweight experience for the team as it is divided into three segments: Time, Program, and Portfolio. One of the most difficult elements of agile philosophy is scaling. Want to understand more about agile practices? Agile

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The 2020 Gartner Hype Cycle for Enterprise Architecture

ITONICS

The 2020 Gartner Hype Cycle for Enterprise Architecture: Continuous Foresight and Innovation are among the Top Priorities for Enterprise Architects Today. Such forces include the increasing business agility, the shift towards digital economy, and the ongoing pandemic.

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The 2020 Gartner Hype Cycle for Enterprise Architecture

ITONICS

The 2020 Gartner Hype Cycle for Enterprise Architecture: Continuous Foresight and Innovation are among the Top Priorities for Enterprise Architects Today. Such forces include the increasing business agility, the shift towards digital economy, and the ongoing pandemic.

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How to Get Buy-in and Resources for Enterprise Innovation

Innovation Excellence

Through our conversations and observations of how intrapreneurs at different companies have gone about doing this, we’ve outlined a handful of strategies that you can try to secure buy-in, support and resources to foster enterprise innovation. Continue reading → Feature Of The Week Agile Project Management brand Case study Intrapreneurs metrics risk startups technology

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Rules of enterprise innovation

hackerearth

Tip: Having an innovation/idea management software can be of great help especially for large enterprises. Agile. The post Rules of enterprise innovation appeared first on HackerEarth Blog. The average lifespan of S&P 500 companies is just 18 years, down from 61 years in 1958. At this churn rate, 75% of the companies will be removed from the index in another 10 years.

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New report on gaining the ability for cloud agility

BPI Thought Leadership Media Coverage

The BPI Network has launched a new report entitled& Gain the Ability for Cloud Agility: Assessing Enterprise Capacity to Embrace a Multi-Cloud Strategy, which examines the growing shift of enterprises to a cloud-first IT strategy

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5 Things to stop doing to enable enterprise innovation

Moves the Needle

For the enterprise world, the rallying cry is similar to the classic American Revolution meme, “Join or Die.” To effectively drive enterprise innovation requires effort at every level of the organization, and it requires alignment among many moving parts. With this in mind, if you’re a corporate executive or part of a product or innovation team, here are some key habits that you should stop doing if you want to innovate in the enterprise.

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Why is Enterprise AI so HOT Now?

Linda Bernardi

Culture of Agility There has never been a more exciting time for artificial intelligence in enterprises. In working with enterprises of various sizes in different verticals across the globe, I see a convergence of these six key driving factors for AI in the enterprise today. This is a key enabler to speedy AI deployment in enterprises. Critical game changing startups are emerging on the enterprise AI scene, facilitating the speed of enterprise AI deployment.

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5 Things to Stop Doing to Enable Enterprise Innovation

Moves the Needle

For the enterprise world, the rallying cry is similar to the classic American Revolution meme, “Join or Die.” To effectively drive enterprise innovation requires effort at every level of the organization, and it requires alignment among many moving parts. With this in mind, if you’re a corporate executive or part of a product or innovation team, here are some key habits that you should stop doing if you want to innovate in the enterprise.

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How to enable Disruptive Innovation in an enterprise? [video included]

Be-novative

Subscribe to our channel as more videos are about to come every 1–2 weeks: [link] Besides the stage-gate process that is perfect for supporting continuous improvement in a company, we need to adopt more agile techniques that builds on small sprints of design thinking, creativity enhancing techniques and lean startup methods adopted for the company’s innovation culture. disruptive-innovation innovation challenge innovation-management agile-innovation

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9 Ways to Get Ideas Brewing with Instant Coffee

Planview Blog

Agile Program Management Enterprise Agile Planning ProductsGetting your best ideas brewing can be difficult, especially if you don’t have the right tools for the job.

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3 Types of Business Transformation for Surviving Rapid Change

Planview Blog

There are three basic types of business transformation: Agile, digital, and organizational. Agile Transformation Creates Flexibility. An Agile transformation accomplishes this by embracing creativity , encouraging innovation, and empowering employees to experiment.

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Why Innovation Programs Fail and How to Ensure Yours Don’t

ITONICS

In this article, we shall unpack the Gartner ® Customizable Innovation Framework and the enterprise strategy to help you and your organization identify the key objectives and goals to initiate innovation planning and establish a clear scope. Innovation Management Agile Innovation

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How Being Agile Can Help Your Company Win In The Post-Covid Economy

Planbox

A proven way to do this is through the agile process. First created in the software industry around 20 years ago, the agile methodology is widely seen as the innovation engine that drives Silicon Valley’s success, and it has now been adopted by many companies beyond the tech sector.

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The Rudder Fallacy – Adopting Lean Startup

Grasshopper Herder

Lean Enterprise Lean Startups Managing Entrepreneurship adopting lean startup agile velocity metrics In a lean startup, team velocity proceeds measurable product progress. Before there is velocity, no measurable progress can be seen on any metrics dashboard.

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Achieving a Level of Fluidity

Paul Hobcraft

There is this constant set of discussions about changing structures and models to become more adaptive, agile, lean, flexible and fluid; to react and deal with the increasing turbulence occurring all around us. The solutions of fluid, agile and adaptive are aiming to develop highly flexible and responsive organizations as an attractive answer to manage in more uncertain times as the way to move forward.

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Consulting Industry Being Attacked on Three Sides

Braden Kelley

The worlds of employment and business are becoming increasingly turbulent as the stability of the enterprise grows ever shorter, the loyalty of the enterprise to its people faces extinction, and the wealthy countries of the world stand at a precipice … Continue reading → Leadership marketing Strategy Technology agile Artificial Intelligence consulting content marketing eminence internal consulting project management strategy consulting Thought Leadership Trends

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Moving from Project to Product: A Five-Stage Journey

Planview Blog

A product-focused strategy and mindset can create agile organizations, increase productivity, and drive innovation. When it comes to increasing productivity, creating value, developing agility, and driving customer-centricity, there’s simply no better approach than the product-oriented model.

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3 Things Organizations Can Do to Create an Ethos of Transformation

Planview Blog

By 2023, investment is expected to approach $7 trillion as companies build on existing strategies and investments, becoming digital-at-scale future enterprises. Enterprise Agile Planning Strategic Planning Vision and Trends

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Network Operating Model: How To Design, Build & Embed An Agile Operating Platform Geared For Mounting Complexity & Rapid Change…

The Future Shapers

The thrust of the book focused on the creation of a Dual Operating System designed to handle today’s business-as-usual in a traditionally efficient (hierarchical) way, while at the same time operating a parallel highly agile and innovation-friendly structure wired to capitalise on tomorrows future opportunities. To navigate the accelerating change threat successfully, the operating model needs to become agile. Setting The Scene.

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Leading with Lean Agile Principles: What the 2019 NBA Finals Can Teach Businesses About ‘Winning on the Rebound’

Qmarkets

This is where Lean Agile principles come into play. Keeping the Ball in Your Court: Understanding Lean Agile Principles. While being Lean means making the best use of what you have, being Agile means being able to adapt rapidly and flexibly to sudden changes. By having an agile business culture in place with a strong design thinking component, a corporation will be able to react to solving the right problems the right way and pursue new opportunities successfully.

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3 Business Innovation Reports You Must Read Right Now

Innovation Excellence

The following business innovation reports cover three core elements that consistently prove important to success: developing a certain kind of company culture; the connection between data, legislature, challenges, and opportunities; and finally, emerging business trends that continuously impact enterprise innovation programs.

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