Category: Agile and Scrum

Dr. Harold Kerzner Q&A: How Changes in Project Management Are Supporting Agile and Scrum

This past November as part of IIL's IPM Day online conference, Dr. Harold Kerzner delivered a keynote on "How Changes in Project Management Are Supporting Agile and Scrum."  The keynote discussed…


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Reflection and Takeaways on Agility from the SMC-IT 2018 Space Mission Design conference

By Tom Friend - Agile Consultant / LtCol USAF (Ret) CSP, ACP, AHF, FLEX, CSM, PSM, ATP The 6th International Conference on Space Mission Challenges for Information Technology, held in Alcala de…


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How to achieve the Agile Transformation — Part 2

As mentioned in the previous article, Agile involves moving to a new way of working on projects; therefore, it brings its own set of issues that must be dealt with. Here are a few of the more common…


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Why Project Managers Need to be Agile

As an agile and project management instructor and practitioner, I am asked quite often, “Should I worry about this agile thing?” or “Why do I need to be agile?” Many project managers are seeing the…


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How to achieve the Agile Transformation — Part 1

By: Jim Stewart PMP, CSM What pushes organizations to embrace Agile and what projects waterfall won’t serve. Organizations that run projects are increasingly looking at transforming the company…


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Why Your Agile Implementation Failed

Join IIL’s virtual conference on Thursday, May 4th for more insights on Agile, Scrum, and Kanban. By Roy Schilling At one point in my career, I was a manager in a large financial organization.…


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Tech Startups and Agile – A Perfect Fit

by Jim Stewart To begin, let’s differentiate large traditional organizations from tech startups by identifying some of their typical attributes. Large established organizations tend to be more…


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The Benefits of Agile and Scrum

By John Carrington, AgilePM® Practitioner and Trainer, CSM, PRINCE2®, LSSBB  Today, many organisations are experiencing the benefits of an Agile approach. But why all the fuss? What is Agile actually…


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Agile Retrospectives: A Tool for Team Learning

By Luis Gonçalves    |   Co-founder of Evolution4All, Founder of ScrumMaster Growth An Agile retrospective is an effective tool used at the end of every iteration to analyze the team’s performance…


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Pilots Need Flight Planning, Scrum Teams Need Sprint Planning

By Tom Friend, FLEX Coach, CSP, ACP, AHF, PSM, CSM | Business Agility Consultant, IIL Catch Tom’s presentation, “Collective Intelligence: Leveraging the ‘Swarm’ on your Teams,” at…


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