There is no doubt that Agile drives value beyond the world of software development. And, when effectively scaled, Agile can create substantial benefits for even large corporations. The key is understanding that Agile is a mindset, not just a methodology. Read this Forbes article to learn more.
Back in 2001, seventeen people at The Lodge at Snowbird met to talk, ski, and relax, and what emerged was the Agile ‘Software Development’ Manifesto. Those seventeen individuals may not have predicted that the agile methodology would now go well beyond IT and impact all areas of business.
As agile becomes more and more popular, business teams across a broad range of industries and functions are continuing to adopt an agile approach as a wide-ranging global business strategy. And, big businesses aren’t the only places where agile is flourishing. Small businesses and startups are also benefiting from embracing agile strategies and mindsets.
- Learn about the secret history of agile innovation here.
- Read how to make agile work for the C-suite here.