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What is the problem set?

You have probably heard the recommendation: solve the right problem. Often in new product development, we think of this as the customers’ problem. And then we have ideas, from Lean and elsewhere, such as: root cause analysis – the idea that the customer presents with a symptom(s), but the root cause is not so obvious […]

AC: What’s our Agile org approach?

The next Agile Carolinas session. Question: How should the organization be structured around the agile teams? This will be a 2-hour Agile Carolinas session. What do we mean by “Agile org”?  What are the relevant values and principles? What should it look like?  (Draw me a picture.) How would we implement it?  (Not easy, but […]