GOTO 2020 • War is Peace, Freedom is Slavery, Ignorance is Strength, Scrum is Agile • Allen Holub

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This presentation was recorded at GOTO Chicago 2020. #GOTOcon #GOTOchgo

Allen Holub - Allen will Challenge your Opinion on Agile

A few years ago, the death of agile was a meme. Agile was (and is still) being supplanted by "Dark Agile", an Agile in name only, with few of the benefits of the real thing. In a way, things have gotten worse. Agile has arisen as a zombie, eating the brains of the corporate world. "Dark Agile" flies in the face of basic principles, and does active damage.
All is not lost, though. There are organizations, some quite large, that are “doing it right,” and reaping the benefits. We haven't fallen completely into Orwellian dysfunction.
This talk shows you what Agile should be and contrasts that to what it has become. We’ll look at the ways that it’s been perverted [...]

00:00 Intro
00:40 The 1984 problem
14:06 Get control over the work
25:19 Figure out what to work on
36:15 Agile implementation process

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