Agile Practices

Agile approaches to project management aim for early, measurable ROI through defined, iterative delivery of product increments. They feature continuous involvement of the customer throughout the product development cycle. Although agile has its roots in software and IT, agile adoption is growing and expanding in a wide range of industries.

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    Agile Methods on Large Projects in Large Organizations

    By Hobbs, Brian | Petit, Yvan Agile methods have taken software development by storm but have been primarily applied to projects in what is referred to as the "agile sweet spot," which consists of small collocated teams working…

  • PM Network

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    By Patra, Priya I am an agile evangelist. I believe that by focusing on individuals over processes, agile approaches help to deliver more value to the customer. But some insist agile is a bad fit in an outsourcing…

  • PM Network

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    By Parsi, Novid Organizations are building a new housing market segment: co-living. Catering to urban and mostly young single professionals, co-living facilities offer a modern take on boarding houses. Residents…

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    By Fewell, Jesse If you're surrounded by those skeptical of or fed up with agile, advocating for a proper agile framework can be an uphill battle. You're likely to hear the same objections to agile approaches that I…

  • PM Network

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    PM Network queries the project management community regarding what steps facilitate a transition to agile practices.

Two Powerful Reasons to Blend Agile and Waterfall

Every project is different and a “one size fits all’ approach may not always be the right way. In this Problem Solver video, Dave Prior, PMP, PMI-ACP—Agile Consultant and podcaster, explains the benefits of blending agile and waterfall techniques, to get amazing results.

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