Agility is simple. Forget about consultants and frameworks because they are mostly useless. How can things such as a consultant or a framework help you be agile – is everyone the same, is your organization the same as the next one, and does a consultant or a framework know your organization and have the ability to help it? Accept only consultants that are there to point out issues you have and then let you pick the solution to fix the problem, as only you know the organization’s culture, people, and processes.
If there was a framework to build the best football team, there would be one. But there isn’t and there will never be one. Is 4-4-2 the best formation? Why not? The answer is because of the different cultures, people, and processes at each football club.
Agility is not SCRUM, SAFe, or another framework.
All you must do is ask yourself a few questions to see whether a framework helps you:
- Are you delivering value at least daily? ...