Innovation: Agile with Intent

Posted September 30, 2007 | Leadership |

In and of themselves, agile practices do not foster innovation. In fact, left untended in product development situations, they are quite likely to become obstacles to innovation. However, when properly wielded, they can serve as a powerful tool for effectively managing the inherent risk in product innovation and promote innovation within the software development process itself.

About The Author
Erik Stein
Erik Stein is a Principal with Sphere of Influence Inc. (, where he provides consulting services in software development best practices. Mr. Stein has worked in diverse industries and application types, including embedded systems, Web 2.0 ecologies, accounting and office applications, navigation systems, PC games, and signal processing. He strives to bring about the best possible results for each individual client,… Read More
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