Learn About My Top 5 Agile Pitfalls

I am an avid agile fan and hands on agile program manager.  I started my journey almost two years ago, and my team and I have learned some valuable lessons along the way.  Currently we have doubled our velocity and increased our skills as a well oiled agile machine. ...
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Agile Pitfall#5: Folks It Isn’t All About Agile Velocity

 Agile is great, and I am an avid fan.  My team has been successfully using it for a few years now and we have been able to successfully make the transition.  There are some things that I have learned about agile and some pitfalls that your agile team can avoid by...
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Agile Pitfall #4: Too Focused on Agile Team Roles

Agile has some great benefits and I am an avid fan.  I have been using agile for several years now, and I have also learned there are some pitfalls which you should avoid.  Here are some of the ones that I have experienced:       Agile Pitfall #1: Lack...
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Agile Pitfall #3: Agile Team Silos

Agile software development is great and it has some tremendous benefits.  However, with any software development process, there are some potential pitfalls.  After leading agile teams for a few years now, I we have learned the hard way along the way, and here are some...
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