Beyond Agile: Why Agile Hasn’t Fixed Your Problems

Jurriaan Kamer
Oct 30, 2017 · 7 min read

Top-down agile doesn’t work, it simply creates a new command-and-control structure

“I tried to be innovative once, but I got stuck in meetings.” — source unknown

Comic by geek & poke

Agile is not a fixed end-state, it’s a way of being

Agile doesn’t fix your problems, it shines a light on them

Agile lacks the language to go beyond IT

So as a leader, when I feel ‘yes this is true for me’, what should I do?


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Org design & transformation | Speaker | Future of Work. Partner at The Ready

The Ready

The Ready

Lessons from our quest to change how the world works. Topics include org design, self-organization, and dynamic teaming.