Starting Agile Adoption: Part II -- Avoiding Common Pitfalls of Planning

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Starting Agile Adoption: Part II -- Avoiding Common Pitfalls of Planning

Executive Update
Posted November 10, 2010 in Agile Product Management & Software Engineering Excellence

Agile software development involves people working together, across disciplines, to deliver business value efficiently. While the Agile Manifesto states that agile development values "responding to change over following a plan" and "working software over documentation," that does not mean plans are not important. A plan allows you to measure your progress, focus your efforts, or, more important, present a target that stakeholders can invest in.