Executive Summary

The Four Pillars of Agile Adoption

Posted May 31, 2008 in Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence

Now that business leaders have finally heard of agile, they think -- incorrectly -- that they can cherry-pick the agile pieces they like best. However, field experience has shown that unless combined with a well-planned agile adoption program, agile software projects, if they survive at all, will only be able to achieve a fraction of their potential.

About The Author
Nancy Schooenderwoert
Nancy Van Schooenderwoert is a Principal Coach at Lean-Agile Partners, Inc. Lean-Agile Partners demonstrates to their customers ways to use and adopt agile practices in their organizations. They "teach their customers how to fish" by training customer staff to coach agile teams. Working with both their customers' management and technical teams, Lean-Agile Partners helps companies design, plan, and implement their agile adoption programs.… Read More
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