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Overcoming the Obstacles to Achieving Agility and Delivering Business Value

Posted March 31, 2015 in Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence Cutter Business Technology Journal

I strongly believe that adopting a particular methodology is not the answer. Rather, organizations need to fix their internal structure and the way they operate. In this article, I will discuss the challenges hindering agility and also the bottlenecks that prevent organizations from delivering business value. I focus on six phenomena that make any organization rigid, illustrating them with real-life case studies.

About The Author
Venkatesh Krishnamurthy
Venkatesh Krishnamurthy is a delivery coach in a large insurance company in Melbourne, Australia. Mr. Krishnamurthy has spent the last 20 years working for major industries, including telecom, finance, healthcare, and automotive. His interest in cognitive science led him to Agile methods and processes such as Scrum, XP, Lean, and Six Sigma. He has successfully led several Agile transformation projects, coaching at different levels for senior… Read More
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