Yet Again, What is Agile?

Do we really have to ask this question again? Its been over 15 years since the creation of the Agile Manifesto and many teams are achieving success through agility. Yet many, many teams struggle with agile, or believe agile is not for them. Perhaps the problem is they are coming up with the wrong answer for the question “what is agile” viewing agile as mostly a set of technical practices and principles. In this video Steve Adolph goes beyond defining agile as a better way to create software and explains it as strategy for business success.

What is SAFe?

Steve offers a high level overview of SAFe by deconstructing the definition of SAFe “SAFe is a freely revealed knowledge base of integrated proven patterns for enterprise lean-agile development”

What is SAFe?

Steve offers a high level overview of SAFe by deconstructing the definition of SAFe “SAFe is a freely revealed knowledge base of integrated proven patterns for enterprise lean-agile development”

Which Methodology Is Best?

There are a numerous so called second and even third generation methodologies vying for your attention: SAFe, LeSS, DAD, Nexus, Spotify, etc. Which is best? Steve compares three of these methodologies, SAFe, LeSS, and DAD to better help you understand which of these methodologies is best.

The Scrum Refresher

Scrum is a widely used and mis-used agile methodology. In this playlist, Steve describes how Scrum effectively organizes a group of people to get a job done, the roles, the practices and the artifacts. This is a great list for a team maybe needing a little help to break some bad habits.

What Makes Kanban so Cool?

Kanban is a wonderful way to manage a work flow and in this playlist Steve explains the basics of Kanban and how it can help you manage your workflow.

 

SAFe PI Planning

In this list of 10 videos, Steve offers a high level overview of SAFe Program Increment planning by walking through the 2 day PI planning agenda.