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The Origins of SAFe With Mark Richards and Tom McDonnell

Join Tom McDonnell and Mark Richards as they discuss everything from the origins of SAFe, to successful SAFe implementations. In this special second edition of the Agile Rising Podcast SAFe fellow, Mark Richards, discusses his experience with them framework. Agile Rising is excited to welcome Mark aboard as we continue to grow our presence as […]

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How Groups Should Maximize Value: An Economic View

Take an Economic View is principle #1 of Scaled Agile Framework’s nine Lean-Agile principles, but what does that mean in practical terms? In this post, we explore three key concepts that help lean-agile leaders understand an economic view, not as charts or graphs, but as insights about decision-making.

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How Agile Coaching can Supercharge Your Transformation

Every high-performing team needs a high-performing coach. Major organizational changes require experience and leadership. As with any major change, your organization needs to have a team of experienced guides to keep everything on track. Groups need coaches who guide the way to a successful transformation, explain how to adopt new practices, techniques, and tools—all while […]

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Enterprise Systems Thinking

by Marshall Guillory As with many of you, I often see parallels in personal paradigms within my work and observations in enterprises, markets, and business. These graphs of my newly installed solar system show a real example of a big struggle that enterprises face every day. For context, I have a large family, and we […]

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Agile Rising Teams with Tasktop

We want to bring you the most valuable tools when you choose to implement Agility. That is why we are teaming with Tasktop to continue to bring you solutions that will optimize your Agile practice. If you’ve taken a course with us before, you know we are huge fans of Project to Product, Dr. Mik […]

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An In-Depth Look at the Implementing SAFe® Digital Classroom

By Avery Williamson and Marshall Guillory We know that the future of work is remote. Agile coaching will need to change rapidly if we are to keep up with this new way of working. That’s why—as soon as Agile Rising saw a need—we began working on the Agile Rising digital classroom. Our goal was to […]

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Agile Rising guests on the Agile Atelier Podcast

Marshall Guillory was recently featured on an episode of Agile Atelier, a podcast covering all things Agile. Marshall talked about the nuances of SAFe® and cultivating a product-first mindset. Dependency mapping is a complex process within the SAFe framework and Marshall, as an SPCT candidate, is experienced at assisting groups through this process. In the […]

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