Building blocks of an Agile Transformation: Planning your journey
Agile methodologies’ popularity has grown exponentially over the last couple of decades, which doesn’t come as a surprise, given the fast-paced changing business landscape.
Although there’s a myriad of agile frameworks with different focal points and approaches, all of them can trace their ancestry back to common sources like Lean Manufacturing processes, Iterative Software Design & The Agile Manifesto (the latter being arguably the most important philosophical contribution to the Agile management movement to this day).
Despite their various origins and different proposals, the most valuable trade of agile methodologies is how they revolutionize traditional management paradigms:
- Traditional methods tend to focus on comprehensive process mappings and robust tools; Agile methods primarily focus on people and their interactions