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The A to Z of Agility


V: VUCA (Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, Ambiguity)

V:  VUCA (Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, Ambiguity)

We live in an increasingly VUCA world: Volatility Uncertainty Complexity Ambiguity Think about the volatility we have seen in oil-prices lately (see chart below), the uncertainty of what might happen to oil prices next (up, down, flat, when?), the complexity of the eco-system surrounding oil prices (shutting down the shale-oil/fracking industry with big job losses, benefitting airlines with aviation-fuel prices, ... Read More »


W: Waterfall vs Agile/Sprints/Scrum – Pivoting to the future of Agile-Teamwork

W:  Waterfall vs Agile/Sprints/Scrum – Pivoting to the future of Agile-Teamwork

“The future is already here, it’s just not evenly distributed” (William Gibson).  The future of agile-teamwork is already here it’s just not evenly distributed – many leaders, teams and organizations are still stuck in waterfall-teamwork.  “Waterfall” vs “Agile” contrasts two fundamentally different modes of teamwork.  The problem is that we have to unzip our mindset from the waterfall schooling we ... Read More »