The agile project manager

Achieving agility is more than just implementing approaches and applying process. This article reviews some key elements of moving beyond the first step of agile mechanics to achieve real results. In doing so, it discusses these four areas: messaging the mission; minimizing the commitment; measuring against the mission; and making good mistakes.
registered user content locked

Log in or join PMI to gain access

or Register

Advertisement

Advertisement

Related Content

  • PM Network

    Degrees of Uncertainty member content locked

    By Fewell, Jesse If you've never heard project managers debate the merits of agile, here's a quick summary. A gruff project manager says, "Since your agile approach doesn't fit my oil exploration projects, it's not…

  • PM Network

    Hello, Agile member content locked

    PM Network asks the project management community about agile buy-in.

  • PM Network

    Agile and Ageism registered user content locked

    By Fewell, Jesse A post in LinkedIn sparked comments by project managers feeling caught in the middle of "agile transformations." As a Gen Xer in between the youngest and oldest members of today's workforces, Jesse…

  • PM Network

    Bridging Ambition and Ability registered user content locked

    By Parsi, Novid Agile is everywhere, but not every organization is ready for it. According to the 12th annual State of Agile survey published by CollabNet VersionOne, 41 percent of organizations cite a lack of…

  • PM Network

    On Alert registered user content locked

    PM Network asks the project management community for insight into how to monitor progress in a way that can identify and mitigate potential problems.

Advertisement

Publishing or acceptance of an advertisement is neither a guarantee nor endorsement of the advertiser's product or service. View advertising policy.