The Three Pillars of Product Agility, Part 2: Experimentation and Customers

In the first part of this series, I went through the concept of a quarterly North Star to focus teams on outcomes. I also talked about the importance of fast decisions and how that can be cheaper than aiming for more information. In this second part, I will discuss the importance of reaching out to your clients and … Continue reading The Three Pillars of Product Agility, Part 2: Experimentation and Customers

The Three Pillars of Product Agility — Part 1: The North Star

As Agile methodology gains traction year after year, many companies are still finding it difficult to maintain their course and change a tire all while driving the car, too. What I mean by this metaphor is that business agility is an organization’s ability to adapt quickly to market changes—internally and externally—and to respond rapidly with … Continue reading The Three Pillars of Product Agility — Part 1: The North Star