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AgileTODAY is an online blog and free print quarterly magazine that serves as the beating pulse of the Agile Australia community.

Principles by Marty Cagan

This post was originally published on the Silicon Valley Product Group blog in 2017. Marty Cagan will be speaking at AgileAus19 on 25-26 June at Hilton Sydney. Be sure to subscribe to AgileTODAY magazine to discover some more books that have inspired Marty.

Mapping uncertainty with Simon Wardley

As he prepares to head Down Under for The Deep Dive on 26-27 March 2019, AgileTODAY spoke with Simon Wardley about how mapping assists in guiding contemporary organisational strategy.   Simon, it was wonderful having you in Australia for last year’s AgileAus...

Chatting strategy with Dave Snowden

Ahead of his visit to The Deep Dive this March, AgileTODAY caught up with Dave Snowden to discuss Cynefin, the state of contemporary strategy, trekking, and more.

Do you have a talk in you for AgileAus19?

As the 11th annual Agile Australia Conference approaches, we are glad to be receiving some great speaker and talk ideas (EOIs) from the community.

Reflections on the AgileAus19 squid tanks

Over the past two weeks the AgileAus19 squid tanks went on tour across Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney. The squid tanks were formed with the goal to help sound out potential AgileAus speakers and talks, and to create forums where helpful face to face feedback could be...

Principles by Marty Cagan

This post was originally published on the Silicon Valley Product Group blog in 2017. Marty Cagan will be speaking at AgileAus19 on 25-26 June at Hilton Sydney. Be sure to subscribe to AgileTODAY magazine to discover some more books that have inspired Marty.

Mapping uncertainty with Simon Wardley

As he prepares to head Down Under for The Deep Dive on 26-27 March 2019, AgileTODAY spoke with Simon Wardley about how mapping assists in guiding contemporary organisational strategy.   Simon, it was wonderful having you in Australia for last year’s AgileAus...

Chatting strategy with Dave Snowden

Ahead of his visit to The Deep Dive this March, AgileTODAY caught up with Dave Snowden to discuss Cynefin, the state of contemporary strategy, trekking, and more.

Do you have a talk in you for AgileAus19?

As the 11th annual Agile Australia Conference approaches, we are glad to be receiving some great speaker and talk ideas (EOIs) from the community.

Reflections on the AgileAus19 squid tanks

Over the past two weeks the AgileAus19 squid tanks went on tour across Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney. The squid tanks were formed with the goal to help sound out potential AgileAus speakers and talks, and to create forums where helpful face to face feedback could be...

The Learning Organisation

Today’s post is courtesy of guest blogger Chris Chan who is the Tribe & Adaptive Leadership Coach, ANZ It’s that time of year when we are submitting to AgileAus and reviewing of Expressions Of Interest (EOI) has begun. Each year I look forward to being part of the...

Getting Closer to the Customer

Today’s post is courtesy of guest blogger Alex Stokes who is the Co-founder of ReBoot Co. It’s that time of year when we are submitting to AgileAus and reviewing of Expressions Of Interest (EOI) has begun. I’ve been fortunate enough to be a reviewer and stream lead...

Harnessing real time feedback at the AgileAus squid tanks

Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for AgileAus19 have been steadily trickling in and we’re excited to see these idea kernels expand with help from the community. There is still time to throw your ideas in if you have yet to do so!

Accelerate

Check out an extract from Accelerate: Building and Scaling High Performing Technology Organizations by Nicole Forsgren, Jez Humble and Gene Kim (IT Revolution, 2018).

The AgileAus Holiday Reading Guide

There’s no better time than the holiday break to kick back and relax with a book! Whether you’re looking for poolside reads, inspiring stories, or books to help you step into 2019 with your best foot forward – we have you covered! Plus, check out some recommended reads from members of the AgileAus community.

Agile Lessons from AI

Melinda Harrington reviews Made by Humans: The AI Condition by Ellen Broad (Melbourne University Press, 2018). Melinda is a Lead Consultant at Elabor8. She is an Agile coach, a speaker, a writer, a blogger, and a passionate believer that we can always improve the way we work.

Reading The Mind of the Leader at Book Club @ AGL

In November, AgileTODAY was warmly welcomed into Book Club @ AGL – a fortnightly reading group held in AGL’s Melbourne offices. Over the two sessions documented below, the book club discussed The Mind of the Leader: How to Lead Yourself, Your People and Your Organization for Extraordinary Results by Rasmus Hougaard and Jacqueline Carter (Harvard Business Review Press, 2018).

What we are looking for at AgileAus19!

  You may be aware that in 2019 AgileAus will be accepting Expressions Of Interest (EOIs) to shape a program that aims to represent, nourish, surprise and delight the community. What are we looking for? Building the AgileAus program is more art than science, and often...

Building the AgileAus19 program

AgileAus19 is to be held on 25-26 June 2019 at the Hilton Sydney and we are busily working with the AgileAus community to explore better ways of creating a Conference program that represents the depth and breadth of the Australian Agile community. Have experimented...

#fragile: Feminist Revisionist Agile

  Guest post by Sarah Kaur, Chief Operations Officer, Portable.In talks presented in Melbourne and Sydney this August, Portable COO Sarah Kaur presented a feminist revisionist interpretation of Agile. In Twitter discussion following the talks, the hashtag ‘#fragile’...

Working on a Workshop Wall at AgileAus18

 Guest post by Ben Crothers, Design Strategist, Atlassian.The tenth anniversary of the AgileAus Conference was pretty special in a lot of ways. One of the new things we tried this year was to give attendees another mode of interacting with each other with a Workshop...

Made by Humans: The AI Condition

  Guest post by Ellen Broad, independent data consultant and author.Ellen Broad is an independent data consultant and author. This article is an edited extract from Ellen’s book, Made by Humans: The AI Condition, available now through MUP. Ellen will speak on the...

Why Mindset is Driving the Age Of Agile

 Guest post by Steve Denning, author of The Age of Agile.Steve Denning was a keynote speaker at AgileAus18 and is the author of The Age of Agile. This article was first published by Forbes on 20 August 2018. © Stephen Denning, 2018. All rights reservedAs noted in my...

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