Agility in a nutshell: Look, try, learn, repeat; favor easy change

What to do:

  1. Find out where you are
  2. Take a small step towards your goal
  3. Adjust your understanding based on what you learned
  4. Repeat

How to do it:

When faced with two of more alternatives that deliver roughly the same value, take the path that makes future change easier.

(Via Agile Is Dead (Long Live Agility) – PragDave)

I don’t necessarily care about PragDave’s  “fight” against uppercase Agile in favor of agility. I do think this is one of the best descriptions of agility and of Kanban’s principle on incremental, evolutionary change

About Chris

Python developer, Agile practitioner trying desperately not to be a pointy haired boss.
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