Agile Environment - A Complete Guide & Examples
What Is an Agile Environment? A Complete Guide & Examples

In today’s rapidly evolving business landscape, the ability to adapt and respond to change quickly is more critical than ever. This is where the concept of an agile environment comes into play, revolutionizing the way organizations operate and compete.  An agile environment is characterized by its focus on flexibility, collaboration, and customer satisfaction.  Indeed, it […]

Agile Organizational Design, Blog / 26 Feb 2024

Agile User Story
Agile User Story: Definition and Best 3 Examples of 2024

User stories have become the de facto “standard” artifact that agile teams use to capture and validate the intended scope of a software solution. Yet despite (or maybe because of) their ubiquity, many teams still approach User stories from a very traditional lens, and fail to capture the value of the practice, something I call […]

Agile Organizational Design, Blog / 23 Feb 2024

agile development methodology

Agile Development Methodology? (A Complete Guide for 2024) what is agile methodology? If you want to learn the answer, please keep reading this article. Agile has emerged as a beacon of adaptability and efficiency in the ever-evolving landscape of software development and project management- agile project management. However, the term ‘agile’ often triggers a maze […]

Agile Mindset / 05 Feb 2024

Agile Coach
Agile Coach: What it is and What it Does

‘Behind every fearless player is a fearless coach who refused to let them be anything but the best they can be’ – Tom Landry, Hall of Fame NFL Football Coach Agile Coaching can be pivotal in fostering increased agility within organizations. They may be experts in Agile methodologies, but more importantly, they are experienced in […]

Blog, Coaching / 02 Feb 2024

Agile Marketing
What Is Agile Marketing

Introduction Are you here to learn about agile marketing vs. traditional marketing? Stay tuned. In the last decade alone, technology has revolutionized the marketing industry, fundamentally altering how businesses reach and engage with their audiences. The advent of social media and data analytics has shifted the focus from traditional, linear marketing strategies to more dynamic, […]

Agile Practices, Blog / 02 Feb 2024

Values and Principles of the Agile Manifesto
12 Key Values and Principles of the Agile Manifesto

Manifestos have played a significant role in various fields, such as politics, art, and social movements, often serving as powerful declarations of beliefs, intentions, or views. From the Declaration of Independence of 1776 to The Hacker Manifesto of 1986, manifestos continue to influence and steer society and culture. What about the ‘Agile Manifesto’? To get […]

Agile Practices, Blog / 02 Feb 2024

Agile Frameworks: Definition and 5 Types

Agile Frameworks: Definition and 5 Types  At Agile By Design, we believe that Agile is not about unthinkingly following rigid frameworks but embracing a flexible and adaptable mindset that values customer focus and continuous improvement. But what are Agile Frameworks? While Agile Scaling Frameworks like Scrum and SAFe can be helpful guides, in every instance, […]

Agile Practices, Blog / 02 Feb 2024

Agile Project Management (APM)
What Is Agile Project Management (APM)

I continue to encounter many people and clients looking to Agile to improve project delivery. This helps me conclude that Agile project management is still a real thing and will be so for quite some time. It’s why people take agile project management training, with some going so far as getting certified in Agile Project […]

Agile Organizational Design, Blog / 02 Feb 2024

Agile Leadership: What Is It & Its Principles
Agile Leadership: What Is It & Its Principles

Meet Rahim, a fictitious but highly desirable Agile leader. What makes him an ideal is that he embodies a blend of visionary insight and practical adaptability. Rahim is not just a mere facilitator of Agile processes but rather an inspiring beacon of the Agile mindset.  He champions an environment where creativity and innovation flourish, not […]

Blog, Continuous Improvement / 02 Feb 2024

Agile Teams: What Are Their Structures & Principles
Agile Teams: What Are Their Structures & Principles

Imagine you are part of a bustling software development team working towards a significant product release.  What would that team look like?  How would it behave?  How would you choose to measure progress and success? Here, the concepts of ‘Agile Team’ and ‘Agile Team Management’ open up a new perspective. I believe the ideal team […]

Agile Practices, Blog / 01 Feb 2024