Naveen Kumar Singh, Author at Agilemania
How We Started Agilemania

How We Started Agilemania

Yesterday evening the Agilemania team during their social meet happened to reminiscence about how a little over a year and a half ago, five friends who were also Agile practitioners during one of their social meets somehow ended up talking about their challenges and frustration around the transformations that they were involved in. After about 45 minutes of bickering and…

Change Agents Summit

Change Agents Summit

About Event: Change Agents Summit (CAS) is India’s first Flip Conference that intends to establish academia for Change Agents, which facilitate Research, Report Writing and an Ecosystem that will equip our Change Agents with the knowledge and tools needed to survive and thrive in an ever-changing landscape. 2019 CAS is planned to happen in Bangalore, India on 19 Oct 2019.…

FUnconf

FUnconf

About Event: FUnconf is India’s First One day Unconference focused on Gamification for cultivating and fostering Innovation, Collaboration, Hyper-Productivity, Employee Engagement, Agile Adoption/Transformation/Sustenance, Continuous Improvement, Actionable Retrospection, Purposeful Reporting and the list can be endless, but we hope we made some sense with our starting points. With FUnconf, we want to provide an immersive exploration of serious games at work.…

A Quick Scrum Guide

A Quick Scrum Guide

Software and online-services companies are undergoing with quick implementation of Scrum framework in their Products. Scrum is a process framework that enables deliver complex products iteratively and incrementally while controlling the risk. Professional scrum masters and agile coaches are coming across the situation to set up a new scrum team(s). When you become a professional scrum master and part of…

How to manage your Stakeholders in Product Development using Scrum

How to manage your Stakeholders in Product Development using Scrum

Stakeholder Management – Before one think of managing the stakeholders, it is very important to understand that what is the meaning of Stakeholder? Dictionary meaning of Stakeholder is – “A person with an interest or concern in something, especially a business.” Few more definitions are: “A stakeholder is a party that has an interest in a company and can either affect…

What is Business Agility?

What is Business Agility?

What does Business Agility mean for an organization? Company’s ability to adapt to the changes. Business agility refers to distinct qualities that allow organisations to respond rapidly to changes in the internal and external environment without losing momentum or vision. Adaptability, flexibility and balance are three qualities essential to long-term business agility. Business agility is important for firms looking to…

Is Scrum limited to Software development?

Is Scrum limited to Software development?

One of the common complain that I have heard “agile is for everyone but Scrum is for technical people.” Is it true? Where I heard all these? Today, while taking to one of the learning and development manager of a leading bank in Malaysia. Two days ago, while talking to Human Resource Manager from a leading telecom company in Malaysia.…

Why Good Managers Could Impede Agile Transformation

Why Good Managers Could Impede Agile Transformation

Modern management was shaped by two people namely Jules Henri Fayole (Fayolism) and Fredrik Taylor (Scientific Management or Taylorism) working independently but during the same time. Gnatt also played a key role in Scientific Management. The premise on which the management that we see today are built are Fayolism is based on the principle that “to manage is to forecast…

Yes…This is my Agile Story

Yes…This is my Agile Story

Yes, Yes, Yes. This is an awesome case for introducing the XXXX Scaled Model in our organization claimed the Program director for agile transformation. Really?? It’s me asking with curiosity in my voice (can be called as “Sarcasm” too☺) “What do you mean? Is this is not the perfect case for us to introduce the XXXX Scaled Model as part…