Session Detail: Classroom, Virtual 1 Day
Maximizing value and minimizing waste – Improved business outcomes propel organizations forward.
Agile for Executives is designed for senior managers and executives to gain an understanding of Lean and Agile from an executive point-of-view. Additional insight is provided in what is required to prepare an organization for transitioning to adopting an Agile mindset while fostering measurable success. We’ll unpack how to engage and interact with Agile elements of an organization. These crucial concepts are reinforced via a variety of media, exercise and discussions.
Are you ready to lead your organization in delivering improved outcomes for your customers and organization?
What to Expect:
Explore how Agile can make a real difference to your organization with our Agile for Executives course. This highly interactive program provides an overview of Agile values and principles to prepare you for the change that Agile brings. Designed specifically for executives and managers, you will examine the core practices and techniques of Agile development, to understand how a collaborative and iterative approach can be applied and what it can do for your business. This course is a dynamic combination of instruction complemented by individual and team-based exercises.
Who Should Attend?
The Framework Series | Agile Executive course is for any and all executives interested in understanding the role of the Product Owner and how the Product Owner interacts with Scrum teams and stakeholders. Product Owners will embark from this class introduced to principles, tools, and methods (Lean Startup, Kanban, Lean UX, and XP) that, when paired with the Scrum framework, will allow the Product Owner to take control of the Product Backlog and accelerate the delivery of high value to internal and external customers.
No pre-existing knowledge of Scrum is required to attend.
Our practical demeanor fuels our hands-on approach, as our trainers focus on the unique circumstances from each individual within the group.
What’s In It For Me?
Upon the completion of the workshop, you’ll be exposed to concepts and practices that will form the foundation for your future as an Agile leader. Topics that will be covered include:
- Motivators for adopting Agile across organizational value stream
- Core practices and philosophies behind a number of Agile approaches
- Understanding of an Agile culture within the business and the value achieved
- Understanding of application of agile methods, and how they can improve quality, cost effectiveness, and speed to market through the delivery of products.
What is Agile?
Agile Alliance defines Agile as “The ability to create and respond to change in order to succeed in an uncertain and turbulent environment.”
For many, Agile is more of a mindset that incorporates a different way of approaching work. A number of complimentary frameworks, tools, and practices based on the values and principles expressed in the Agile Manifesto.
Teams embracing an Agile mindset are capable of solving complex problems through collaborationbetween self-organizing, cross-functional teams utilizing the appropriate practices for their context.
We’ll help you discover how to keep long-term focus and improve across department borders while dealing with everyday challenges.
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