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The Best Templates for Agile Methodology

IdeaScale

Agile methodology is one of the most popular methods of software development and is a great way to organize and plan projects with your team. Best Templates for Agile Methodology. Here are some of the best templates that help make the agile methodology even more efficient.

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Product roadmap software study

Bubblegroup

New report into the Product Roadmap Software Marketplace is published. Bubble is pleased to share news that our PPM Software Bubble Innovator features in a new and independent review of the Roadmapping software marketplace. In its recently-released (49 page) research report, ‘Roadmapping Software Studie’, TIM-Consulting and Fraunhofer IAO evaluated a number of prominent vendors offering technology and product roadmapping software. Inspird roadmap.

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The 12 principles of Agile

One2Team

Twenty years ago, software development specialists met to define and give a framework to the emerging Agile movement : this is the Agile Manifesto. The 4 values of Agile: Individuals and interactions over processes and tools. Do you want to learn more about Agile?

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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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How to work in agile mode with One2Team?

One2Team

Efficiency, team flexibility, collaboration with customers: the agile method has many advantages and is becoming more and more popular within companies. At One2Team, everyone uses the Platform to Deliver Work & Projects , particularly the IT and Product teams, who work in agile mode.

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Agility: Tanker, Speedboat, or School of Fish?

Huub Rutten

This blog is about agility. The word “agility” is used a lot in the world of management, especially the world of innovation management. Company transformations are promoted and sold with the promise to make the company more agile, whatever that may be.

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Agility: Tanker, Speedboat, or School of Fish?

Huub Rutten

This blog is about agility. The word “agility” is used a lot in the world of management, especially the world of innovation management. Company transformations are promoted and sold with the promise to make the company more agile, whatever that may be.

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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 UX Professionals’ Guide to Working with Agile Scrum Teams

Boxes and Arrows

The adoption of Agile software development approaches are on the rise across our industry, which means UX professionals are more likely than ever to support Agile projects. Many UX professionals seem stymied by the challenge of effectively integrating UX within an Agile development framework –but there are others in our field who have encountered the same problems yet are finding effective solutions. Frequent communication outside of standard agile interactions.

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How to be More Agile as Competitive Advantages Fade

New Markets Advisors

And new entrants have been finding scrappy ways to ensure that they have sufficient funds, information, and talent to compete with incumbents. It’s how to build agility into your organization such that you can adapt as the strength of those advantages diminishes. To help your organization become more agile, I offer four pieces of advice, each of which ties to an essential element of agility. While we often prioritize the dynamic elements of agility?—?the

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Bringing User Centered Design to the Agile Environment

Boxes and Arrows

I built a team with a dedicated user researcher; information architect; interaction and visual designers and we even made a guerilla usability lab and had regular test sessions. I had worked with SCRUM before, done training with Ken Schwaber (author 1 and co-founder of the Agile Alliance) and knew a few things from experience about how to achieve some success integrating a design team within SCRUM. Where did Agile come from? Agile is good for refining, not defining.

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Purpose Driven Innovation

Gregg Fraley

Just kidding, Design Thinking can be a good choice, as can Agile, or Lean, or your own blended system. Purpose informs every step of the innovation process, whichever framework you use. Do Purpose First, Select a Framework, Then Do Projects. Without a Clear Purpose, Innovation Drifts Off Course. It may seem obvious but unless you know who you are, and what your purpose is, as an organization you will flounder. Innovation Leaders sometimes get it backwards.

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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. Helping employees retain the key information required to execute.

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Seven Innovation Fundamentals for Leaders

Gregg Fraley

You will fail with: Lean, Agile, Design Thinking, TRIZ, Stage-Gate, Osborn-Parnes CPS, KILN’s FuseTrail, or a homegrown/blended framework. Customers can inform you, and by all means listen carefully, do your research homework. If you want to kick start an innovation program, get in touch, I can give you a roadmap and help you adapt it to your context. Innovation Fundamentals for Leaders. First of Seven Blogs.

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The Dwindling Shelf Life of Market Insights?—?And What To Do About It

New Markets Advisors

Information can spread quickly, and people can learn about the next big thing in a matter of hours. I also offer a few recommendations for collecting more shelf-stable research and for finding scrappy ways to gather in-the-moment insights when you need information that is more current. The other key reason to maintain stable Jobs research is that it allows teams to be more agile. market-research agile innovation jobs-to-be-done customer-insight

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Manoj Khanna

Innovation 360 Group

I’ve integrated my experiences to advance clients’ agenda in three areas: Creating value from information assets – next generation systems, business engagement platforms, data management, analytics. Enabling organizations – strategic roadmaps, IT optimization, operating model definition. Area of expertise: Lean & Agile Management. Agile Engineering Practices. Based in the Netherlands and New York, USA. Background: Hello! I am Manoj.

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How to Successfully Implement Strategies – a Brief Guide

The Human Factor

Strategic Roadmaps. This is where you should rely on a strategic roadmap. The roadmap represents the bridge between ideas and action. Putting together a roadmap will give you tangible dates and budgets for implementing your strategy and allow you to assess your progress.

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Flow Metrics for the Win — Planview Named a Leader in Forrester Wave™ on Value Stream Management

Planview Blog

In doing research for Project to Product I found myself having very similar discussions with analysts about expanding the benefits of Agile and DevOps to the operating model of a digital business. Category creation can be a long, winding, and rewarding road.

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Connecting Innovation is the New Order of Play

Paul Hobcraft

My opening roadmap for our individual future design is built on connecting and collaborating. Exploring innovation through more facilitated conversations and investigation, designing pathways, roadmaps, blueprints and recognizing pattern recognition. We need to be more agile, iterative , to be encouraged to be extracting, experimenting and exploring. There is a lot of change occurring in our innovation abilities.

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The Dos and Don’ts of Creating a Coaching Culture in the Office

CMOE

In fact, it’s actually an agile practice that can be weaved into virtually any type of interaction. In addition to more formal coaching sessions, weave in informal ones to keep the coaching spirit consistent and ongoing.

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How Women Can Thrive in a Fast-Moving Business World

Business and Tech

Being a leader in business requires some level of risk appetite, including taking on challenges you haven’t faced before, as well as making critical decisions without all of the information.

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Factors That Influence the Adoption of Power BI Dashboards

Acuvate

It is about choosing habits and behaviors that encourage data-informed decision-making, based purely on analytics, and by all stakeholders throughout the enterprise.

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3 Warning Signs Your IT Strategy is All Wrong

MSSBTI

must be flexible and agile to support increasingly dynamic requirements as digital business models evolve. They have to demonstrate the ability to integrate Information and Technology (I&T) operating models from IT-centric to business-centric and define core I&T capabilities to execute to business strategy. Your digital transformation begins with a digital strategy and technology roadmap.

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Fractional Chief Innovation Officer (CINO)

Gregg Fraley

Leverage the innate agility. A Fractional CINO addresses these missing skill sets: The MisFortune 10,000 Tend to Lack These Innovation Skills: Process and Innovation Project Management Skills — including: team building, culture leadership, innovation project roadmapping, and more.

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The Role of Data in a successful digital transformation journey

Acuvate

trillion annually from their less-informed peers. The tenets of data strategy should be structured to achieve agility in processes and consistently deliver value to the business. Information governance is an imperative aspect of a successful digital transformation journey.

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A quick guide to Data and Analytics Modernization

Acuvate

However, legacy systems do not provide a flexible and agile analytics ecosystem and lack the capability to handle modern-day data complexities. In the digital era, where large volumes of data are harnessed every day, keeping your information secure and scalable is imperative.

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7 Strategies to Accelerate Through Uncertainty

Peer Insight

Here are a few alternative ways to measure success: clarity on learning goals, deep understanding of why users feel the way they do, reported satisfaction with the offering, clarity on future roadmaps, willingness to recommend.

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Digital Transformation: The Why, What & How For Transformational Leaders…

The Future Shapers

Furthermore, they understand that information technology is not the solution alone – instead, they think about the purpose, power and politics that go with the new technologies. A successful digital transformation requires a transformational approach, you will need to consider and adopt new ways-of-working, thinking and planning – that are beyond silos, outside-in and agile in nature. Each organisations path to a new more agile digital operating model is unique.

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Digital transformation – the need to transform our innovation approaches

Paul Hobcraft

Our transformation journey needs to embrace the cloud, mobile, data and networks and relies on higher levels of analytics to interpret and translate information, into insights, into ideas, into innovation that delivers on the ‘needs’ the customer wants solutions too. More information, greater personalization is both unpredictable in what it yields and is an ongoing process.

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Your Digital Future Begins Now

MSSBTI

If you Google “what to expect from a system implementation”, you will find hundreds of articles with titles like “6 Stages for a Successful ERP Implementation” or “10 Phases of a Digital Transformation,” and they will all have some version of the same information: Common ERP Implementation Stages. At MSS, we boil them down to: Digital Strategy & Technology Roadmap. The digital future for your company is right now.

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Chief Digital Officer - To have or not to have

hackerearth

For example, Patrick Hoffstetter joined Renault in 2010 to direct its digital strategy and ops; as head of the digital factory , he got Renault (Dacia & RSM) to make car apps after partnering with Apple and Google, transformed the sales experience by providing PC tablets that had product and customer information to garages and dealerships, launched an enterprise social network for employees, and acquired millions of followers on social media with a mobile marketing initiative.

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Digital transformation – the need to transform our innovation approaches

Paul Hobcraft

Our transformation journey needs to embrace the cloud, mobile, data and networks and relies on higher levels of analytics to interpret and translate information, into insights, into ideas, into innovation that delivers on the ‘needs’ the customer wants solutions too. More information, greater personalization is both unpredictable in what it yields and is an ongoing process.

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How to setup an ‘innovation team’

hackerearth

This special team needs to be strategic, tactical, agile and fast. The strategy and the roadmap towards the desired innovation-driven mode are critical. For instance, the team needs to select, adapt and provide ideation and brainstorming tools, platforms to set up programming and ideation challenges like hackathons , ideas processing pipelines, information sharing applications etc.

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How Does RPA Look in Action- Manufacturing, Pharma and Retail

Acuvate

Implementing Robotic Process Automation is pretty straightforward, provided you have a clear roadmap, goals, and vision. Besides that, RPA can be a driver for agility, flexibility, and scalability within manufacturing units. The entire process involves notifying customers about estimated arrivals, shipping charges, and maintaining information on every transaction. RPA can help eliminate errors, making BoM systems more agile.

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Reinvention: Accelerating Results in the Age of Disruption

Innovation in Practice

Leaders must change before they have to, and they must enable their organization to surf the incoming global shockwaves with intelligence, agility, strength, and command.”. “When they do, leaders and organizations can actually accelerate performance,” adds Sweetman. For more information, please visit www.sweetmancragun.com and connect with the authors on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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Successfully shaping Digital Transformation

ITONICS

The digitalization of data and processes combined with delivery of excellent customer benefit along with digitized information and communication architecture will be an increasingly important strategic success factor for both established companies and young start-ups in the years ahead. A = Agility: Agility stands for the ability to be flexible, proactive and ready for continuous market change and transformation in order to adequately react. By Andreas Rusnjak.

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The Future of Key Accounts Management and Relationships in Consumer Goods – a methodology for change

mjvinnovation

So then, how do we stay agile and relevant to our customers and consumers? They indicate both expected and unexpected possibilities—more than that, they are meant to inform and provoke, not to predict.

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What do you need to innovate?

David Marks

For more information please visit my site at www.the-rebel-within.com —?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?—?— — The Rebel Within conducts comprehensive assessments of the a company’s innovation capabilities looking at its strategy, culture, value propositions and processes. Based on the assessments we provide clear recommendations and roadmaps for improving companies innovation credentials. Why are some companies more innovative than others?

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On the Origin of Companies

David Marks

Based on the assessments we provide clear recommendations and roadmaps for improving companies innovation credentials. For more information please contact david@the-rebel-within.com or view our website: www.the-rebel-within.com On the Origin of Companies was originally published in Agile Insider on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.

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Digitalen Wandel erfolgreich gestalten

ITONICS

Die Digitalisierung von Informationen und Prozessen sowie die Auslieferung eines hervorragenden Kundennutzen, entlang einer digitalisierten Informations- und Kommunikationsarchitektur, wird für etablierte und junge Unternehmen in den nächsten Jahren zu einem immer wichtigeren strategischen Erfolgsfaktor. Ausgehend von Ihren (Teil-)Strategien entwickeln Sie Geschäftsmodelloptionen, die Sie wiederum schlank und agil auf Ihre Marktfähigkeit überprüfen. By Andreas Rusnjak.

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In defense of industry-agnostic innovation management

David Marks

For more information please visit my site at www.the-rebel-within.com. Based on the assessments we provide clear recommendations and roadmaps for improving companies innovation credentials. src: [link] I recently had a chat with a senior director of a respected technology company making highly specialized products. He is in charge of the innovation and development in his company. I was telling him about the innovation assessments I conduct. “

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The only two measures that matter

David Marks

Based on the assessments we provide clear recommendations and roadmaps for improving companies innovation credentials. For more information please contact david@the-rebel-within.com or view our website: www.the-rebel-within.com The only two measures that matter was originally published in Agile Insider on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.

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Corporate Vision: How To Translate Strategy Into Meaningful Execution

The Future Shapers

To be considered effective, experience has taught me that the vision should inform and explicitly connect with strategic delivery planning and the operations day-to-day. Framed in this context, the vision must be capable of overarching and informing all follow-on delivery activity with clear and meaningful direction and guidance provided. For more detailed information on vision-led organisation design, click on the following links: Next-Generation Target Operating Model Design.