Making Agile Easier Feb 2020 | Let's Get This Decade Startad

Published 14 Feb 2020
by Sean Blake, Head of Marketing


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With the new decade fully underway it’s a great time to stop and reflect on what you’re trying to achieve.

Take some time to map out your year ahead. What skills do you want to learn? What’s the first step you need to take?

Maybe you haven’t processed last year yet.

Now is as good a time as any to hold a personal retrospective:

  • What worked well in 2019?
  • What didn’t work well?
  • What can I change?

Reading List

We took some time to look at 2019 and put the highlights in a fancy infographic: Easy Agile Year in Review

Scaling up? It might be time to introduce PI Planning. Check out: The Ultimate Guide to PI Planning (2020 SAFe update).

Hiring the right Agile Coach is a big decision. Alex Griffith shares his personal tips in How We Hire Great Agile Coaches.

What’s new in Scaled Agile? Easy Agile Product Manager, Teagan, walks us through it:

Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) 5.0 - The Review

Video List

How to spot a fake agile team? Jayme Edwards a.k.a the Healthy Software Developer, reveals the common signs.

How to create user personas and how to use them. credit: Career Foundry.

Face to Face

🇺🇸Las Vegas, Nevada - April 2020: Easy Agile are packing up to attend Atlassian Summit 2020. Reply to this email to book a time to chat - or visit our booth. Look for the bright colours and Aussie accents.

🇭🇷Croatia/Europe - 2020: Our Head of Partnerships, Dan, will be heading back to Croatia after spending a warm summer with the team in Australia. Email Dan to set up a time to chat.

Share Your Story

Rachel, Senior Product Manager at Disney, sent us her story:

“We were getting a lot of requests for very complex apps like BigPicture and Portfolio, but when we did a trial of those apps, nobody could use them effectively.

So we thought we’d start simple and see if we could address at least 80% of the business need with a much more lightweight solution.

So far, nobody has asked for something else after trying the Easy Agile apps. So - big win!”

Thanks Rachel. P.S. Awesome Star Wars photo 🤓

Keen to be featured in Making Agile Easier? Email your story to sean@easyagile.com and we’ll send you a thank you gift in the mail. 🎁🎁🎁

Easy Agile News

🎯Release radar:

Easy Agile User Story Maps****

  • Jira 8.7 Compatibility

Easy Agile Programs****

  • Performance + notification improvements for Programs at scale
  • Jira 8.7 compatibility

Easy Agile Roadmaps****

  • Jira 8.7 compatibility

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  • launched Easy Agile Personas for Cloud. We’d love to hear your early feedback! Install a free evaluation today.

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