Why do companies still need Agile?

Dim Blinov
Agile Pies
Published in
3 min readJan 15


In today’s fast-paced business environment, companies are still under increasing pressure to deliver results even more faster, more frequently, and hit the target more accurately. This is driven by a number of factors, including the rapid emergence of new technologies and, in accordance, the changing needs and behaviors of customers. To stay competitive in this every-day-new world, companies need to adopt a more adaptive and client-oriented approach to their actions.

Customers are Expecting Results Faster and More Frequently

Gone are the days when customers were content to wait months or even years for a product or service to be delivered. Today, customers expect results quickly, customized, and on-demand. They want to see progress and tangible results, and they want them right now. To meet these expectations, companies need to be able to deliver products and services faster than ever before.

Technologies Emerge Quickly and Companies Need to Keep Pace

The pace of technological change is faster than ever before. New technologies are emerging all the time, and companies need to be able to keep pace in order to stay competitive. This means being able to quickly adopt and implement new technologies, as well as being able to adapt to changing market conditions. Companies that can’t keep up with the fast pace of technological change risk being left behind.

Customers Needs and Behaviors are Changing

As technology continues to evolve, so do the needs and behaviors of customers. They are becoming more demanding, more tech-savvy, and more fickle. They expect personalized experiences and are quick to switch to a competitor, if their needs aren’t met. To stay ahead of the curve, companies need to be able to quickly adapt to changing customer needs and behaviors.

Old Methods are Not Sufficient for this

Traditional methods of product development and service delivery are no longer sufficient to meet the needs of today’s clients. Waterfall development (a linear, sequential approach) is ill-suited to the fast-paced, ever-changing world. Agile, on the other hand, is a flexible, iterative and incremental approach that allows for rapid adaptation and change.

Need a Way to Compete in the New World

In today’s business environment, agility is a key to success. Companies that can adapt quickly to changing market conditions and consumer needs will be better positioned to compete in the new world. Agile methodologies can help companies become more flexible and responsive, allowing them to stay ahead of the curve.

Need a More Customers-centric Approach

Agile methodologies also emphasize a client-oriented approach. By putting the customer at the center of the product development process, companies can ensure that their products and services meet the needs of their consumers. This can lead to increased customer satisfaction and loyalty, which in turn can drive revenue growth and business success.

In conclusion,

companies need Agile to stay competitive in the fast-paced business world. Agile methodologies allow companies to deliver results faster and more frequently, adapt to new technologies and changing customer needs and behaviors, and, eventually, stay ahead of the curve and ultimately achieve business success.