We love teaching Scrum in any context (e.g. software, hardware, M&A, or education). We learn something from every new cohort. In this case we realized how much we can learn about the essence of teamwork from a group of 6th graders. The following are the insights that they shared with us!
Instead of focusing on output, companies should build products and focus on outcomes. The Delivery Gap exist when products are deployed in market without a clear understanding of how they are going to deliver benefits to the customers. Closing the Delivery Gap is essential for a successful product launch.
By infusing a culture of agility throughout the organization, at all levels, you can be better prepared for change. We have identified six levers that drive the need for transformation. Adopting Agile practices ensures the organization is well poised to react to any pressure generated by these levers.
Quick learning cycles
Respect for people
Incumbent VS disruptor