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Transformation, is it a thing?

If you are employed or know someone who is, you’ve probably been through an organizational or digital transformation — maybe more than one. Sometimes it feels like all we do is transform, but are these transformations a thing or just another buzzword? Greg will start from a more philosophical perspective and then explore what transformation …

Drunk Agile

Dan and Prateek will be hosting a special Live Drunk Agile show where they will discuss everything from agile, metrics, human behaviour and drink whisky at #LALDN22. What could possibly go wrong?

Strategies that scale better than process

Why do we try to scale process, when so many other things scale so much more easily: participation, outcomes, strategy, feedback, learning, autonomy, self-organisation, leadership, and more? Starting with some of the underlying business drivers for transformation, we approach the challenges of change from a radically different perspective. Not rejecting the process frameworks or trying …

Forging the Alliance: How to engage with executives

Executives: many of us helping with making organisations a little bit better know the influence they have. When they’re on board and supportive, you can make huge gains very quickly. When they’re disinterested, the improvements are small, and the frustration is great. When they’re opposed, you’re out of a job. And yet, very few professionals …

Agile Leadership in 5 (not so) easy steps

Understanding what your organisation needs of you as a team member has been well-covered, but as a manager, director or even CEO in an agile organisation, well there’s not so much info out there – and especially not from people who have done it! Agile – whether as a transformation or incremental adoption – is …

The Performance Ethos

We know from Dan Pink that Autonomy Mastery Purpose drives us forward. But what keeps us going? For us to enter on the road of high performance there must be more to the story. Transformation isn’t an end state, building and sustaining performance is key to transformation itself. Follow my insights into the performance ethos …

The Power of Purpose

In this session, Sath will be building on his talk from Lean Agile Global 2021 where he shared his journey into social leadership and the role it plays in organisational agility. He will be exploring the role of power, how purpose has driven his community passions and how it continues to drive his agile practiceand …

Wholeness is a lie

In the past decade, the idea of bringing one whole self to work made its way into common perception. On its face value, it’s all great. Why would we pretend that we are someone else or limit ourselves to just some aspects of our deep personalities? The argument goes that if we show more of …

Death of the Product Roadmap

We’ve moved our delivery practices to lean and agile methods but somehow left our product planning process in the same place it was 20 years ago. We over plan, over promise and publish a roadmap that’s out of date before you can hit print. But why? If our goal is to give the customer what …

The Innovation Imperative

Let’s take on the challenge of how to build outcome driven organisations to create innovative products, allow people the time and space to be creative, and how to apply pragmatic innovation at scale. Organisations are threatened with being disrupted if they don’t disrupt themselves first. Yet they struggle to get out of their own way. …