Agility at Scale: A Meeting of Mindsets • Daniel Terhorst-North & Anna Urbaniak • GOTO 2021

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This presentation was recorded at GOTO Copenhagen 2021. #GOTOcon #GOTOcph

Daniel Terhorst-North - Originator of Behavior Driven Development (BDD) & Principal at Dan North & Associates
Anna Urbaniak - Agile Coach and Consultant Managing Organizational Systems

The shift from industrial thinking to digital product thinking is profound. Tools and structures designed to support one often work directly against the other. Great industrial leadership does not transfer to great digital product leadership. So we tend to think of them as being in conflict.
Agile-in-the-small, a single team with a single product, is all about digital product thinking. Agile-in-the-large is a very different thing [...]

00:00 Intro
01:45 Part 1: A tale of two mindsets
02:01 Digital product mindset vs. industrial mindset
08:42 Digital product mindset introduces new habits
17:12 Industrial habits clash with digital product mindset
21:48 Agility at scale requires both mindsets
28:22 Part 2: Autonomy with alignment
28:48 Alignment
32:50 Autonomy
38:17 Autonomy liquidity
42:48 We need both autonomy and alignment
46:18 Getting started
51:02 Outro

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