Jem D’jelal: What’s your 800 pound agile Gorilla?

Reblogged with permission from Jem D'jelal, the original author of
 this content, as a contributor to blogagility.com. Originally published 
on LinkedIn March 28, 2017.

Jem D'jelal Jem D’jelal Coaching individuals & teams to find “better” ways of working.

I know you have one.

You know, that “thing” you have strong feelings about.

It’s something which is unjust, contradictory to agile…. or just plain doesn’t doesn’t make sense.

But. Continue reading “Jem D’jelal: What’s your 800 pound agile Gorilla?”

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Jem D’jelal: Scrum in a coffin.

Reblogged with permission from Jem D'jelal, the original author of
 this content, as a contributor to blogagility.com. Originally published 
on LinkedIn March 21, 2017.

Jem D'jelal Jem D’jelal Coaching individuals & teams to find “better” ways of working.

SAFe® VelociPacity Tool

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Iteration Panel

Coaches and Practitioners of Lean-Agile and the SAFe®

In my experience the amount of time that we get to spend in Lean-Agile and SAFe® courses on the subject of Velocity and Capacity Planning is inadequate. So I spent some time building a tool for one of my client organizations. I have since spent some time greatly enhancing the tool and getting it ready for distribution. I am offering the tool for free. All that I ask is if you decide that the tool has value and you are going to use it, to like my blog and share feedback for improvement. Perhaps even share this article on your favorite social media.  Continue reading “SAFe® VelociPacity Tool”

Essential SAFe and the Agile End Game

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Essential SAFe 4.0, Scaled Agile, Inc.

The good folks at Scaled Agile, the SAFe® community, Agile agnostics, consultants, and some in the “Agile” community are onto something incredibly important in defining the elusive and dynamic Agile End Game for organizations. Continue reading “Essential SAFe and the Agile End Game”

The Cynefin Framework reference

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Sketch of the Cynefin framework, by Edwin Stoop

I can’t say that I agree at all with Dave Snowden’s approach to communication. The guy is rough around the edges, a “perpetual curmudgeon” in his own words. And that is describing it kindly. He does have some good ideas on decision making though. Continue reading “The Cynefin Framework reference”

Jem D’jelal: If you could only let go of agile…

Reblogged with permission from Jem D'jelal, the original author of
 this content, as a contributor to blogagility.com. Originally published 
on LinkedIn February 2, 2017.

Jem D'jelal Jem D’jelal Coaching individuals & teams to find “better” ways of working.