Sustainability and Agile

Agile Alliance

Sustainable development has always been in the Agile Principles, and, though this was mainly focused on creating a consistent pace of value delivery by not pushing humans too quickly, it also applies to the larger picture of how we work to benefit the ecosystem we deliver to.

Sustainability: Key to Success

Agile Alliance

Process organizational design sustainabilityThis entry was written as part of the Supporting Agile Adoption program, an Agile Alliance initiative dedicated to supporting organizations and their people become more Agile.


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Article: Leveraging the Agile Manifesto for More Sustainability

InfoQ Articles

This article explores what sustainability exactly means, the current status of sustainability of the major agile organizations (Agile Alliance and Scrum Alliance), and the impact of software development on sustainability.

Build a Sustainable Future by Supporting the Circular Economy

Dell EMC

Achieve your business and sustainability goals with Technology Rotation

Does Your Company Need Help Solving These 4 Common eLearning Challenges?

If you want to know how to get ahead of the game and avoid the common mishaps in selling your eLearning courses, you’ve come to the right place! Lambda Solutions has identified the most common and costly challenges faced by eLearning providers today.

The Circular Supply Chain: A Push For Sustainability


Read Steve Banker explain the concept of circular supply chain and how it can lead to supply chain sustainability on Forbes : Supply chain sustainability is increasingly important for the future of business and the world as a whole.

Sustainable Disruption, Where We Go From Here

Agile Alliance

The post Sustainable Disruption, Where We Go From Here first appeared on Agile Alliance. Three disruptive leaders share global insights on the impact and future of agile. Comparing the challenges of the late 1990s that resulted in the agile manifesto with those of today that indicate what we should work on now. Social responsibility, climate change, diversity, inclusion, trans-national work. This is not just a moral imperative it’s an … Continued.

Creating a Clean and Sustainable Energy Future: Opportunities and Challenges


Industry carbon footprint clean energy environment featured renewable resources sustainable energyIDC's John Villali breaks down the new clean energy technologies, skill sets, regulations and new market mechanisms that need to be implemented to preserve the environment.

How to Sustain Change After You’re Gone

Change Starts Here

Change managers often move from project to project, even when working … The post How to Sustain Change After You’re Gone first appeared on Enclaria: Influence Change at Work.

Capitalizing on ESG – The Business Case for Sustainability


Sustainability has become a CEO/CFO-level topic for most organizations around the world. Explore the strategic character of ESG and how sustainability affects the entire enterprise. Leadership Strategies corporate responsibility ESG featured sustainability

How To Launch A Feature To Maximize Growth

Speaker: Brian Balfour, CEO, Reforge

Have you ever been part of a launch that, despite everyone's hard work, was more like a balloon deflating than a rocket taking off? It turns out that some of the most popular product and feature launch tactics can be counterproductive to achieving sustainable growth. Brian Balfour, Founder and CEO of Reforge, has taken a close look at these practices to figure out just why they can slow - or even hurt - growth. Now, he has a repeatable model for you to use in your next launches to get the growth you're looking for.

5 Convincing Benefits of Sustainable Business Practices

Strategy Driven

The concept of sustainability in business practices has rapidly gained importance over the years. Plenty of proactive companies are shifting and adjusting their operations to incorporate sustainable practices. So, what exactly is sustainability when it comes to a business?

Sustainable change requires architecture of technology and organization


The post Sustainable change requires architecture of technology and organization appeared first on Xebia Blog A desire to improve. Each organization I have met is searching for new ways to do better. A higher quality of their product. Optimize their process to deliver software quicker.

The Circular Supply Chain: A Push for Sustainability


Read why Chris Cunnane says that circular supply chain is best suited for sustainability on Logistics ViewPoint : Supply chain sustainability is increasingly important for the future of business and the world as a whole.

Sustaining Change Beyond Implementation

Change Starts Here

At the Ten Ways Change Gets Stuck webinar earlier this week, I polled the audience to see which of the ten ways they felt were most likely hindering their current change initiative. The top result: A whopping 63% of webinar attendees said Focus on Implementation was holding them back. Focus on Implementation means you’re checking […]. Change Management

Best Practices for Creating Long-Lasting and Continuous Discovery Habits

Speaker: Teresa Torres, Internationally Acclaimed Author, Speaker, and Coach at

Most product teams are starting to adopt discovery best practices (e.g. interviewing customers, usability testing, experimenting) however, many CTOs will note that we are still stuck in a project world. Join Teresa Torres as she explores the key differences between project-based discovery & continuous discovery to give your team a clear benchmark to aspire to.

Gorilla Logic Named Clutch Top 100 Company for Sustained Growth

Gorilla Logic

Sustained growth doesn’t come overnight. At Gorilla Logic, we aim for long-term success and sustainability for our clients and ourselves and always strive to be the best at what we do. According to Clutch, Gorilla Logic is among the Top 100 Companies for Sustained Growth in 2021.

Sustainability From Supply Chain to Supercomputing

Dell EMC

Sixteen of the world’s greenest supercomputers run on Dell Technologies

What does it take to make an Agile transformation sustain?

In other words: An Agile transformation is a success when it sustains. This brings me back to the title of this article: What does it take to create a transformation that sustains? These changes hardly ever sustain. The change will yield short-term effects but is not sustaining.

Upscaling sustainability in banking


The financial sector has both the unique opportunity and a responsibility to help us become a more sustainable global society. The primary opportunity to drive change for banks comes in advising clients, us, everyone, on our own transitions to sustainability.

How Recruiters Can Create a Predictable Candidate Pipeline

How Do I Sustain Momentum When My Team is Tired?

Let's Grow Leaders

On this week’s Asking For a Friend LIVE, Karin Hurt talks with resiliency and leadership development experts about how to sustain momentum when your team is tired. The post How Do I Sustain Momentum When My Team is Tired?

Agility for a Sustainable World: Why We Need to Redefine The Meaning of Agility

1] This shows how urgently we need to become more sustainable. Within these guardrails, which are getting tighter on a planet of nearly 8 billion people [3], we urgently need to make our lives and economies sustainable. .

Sustainable Agility at the Enterprise Level — Jorgen Hesselberg at the Agile Camp Berlin 2021

TL; DR: Sustainable Agility at the Enterprise Level w/ Jorgen Hesselberg — ACB21. Organizational Equanimity: Sustainable Agility at the Enterprise Level. Key Takeaways: Recognizing an organization’s balancing point – organizational equanimity – is crucial for sustainable agility.

Adopt the Right Mindset & Sustainable Solutions Can Generate Massive Profits

CEO Insider

License and Republishing: The views expressed in this article Adopt the Right Mindset & Sustainable Solutions Can Generate Massive Profits are those of the author J. There is much chatter today about the Biden administration seriously taking on Climate Change.

What is an environmentally sustainable web?


But important steps are being made and the big players in IT seem to be aware and interested in creating an environmentally sustainable web. . The sustainable web manifesto suggests some of the desirable qualities for the future of connectivity. The question is contentious.

Meet sustainability targets in buildings with IoT

Beyond B2B

Your office building can significantly impact greenhouse gas emissions. So can your home. Surprised?

Small Business and Sustainability

Women on Business

Reader Submission small business sustainabilityWe've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven't already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link].

4 Sustainable Methods Your Business Needs To Utilise

Strategy Driven

Businesses should be utilising the most up to date innovative sustainable methods they can to help improve their business practices. One of the main sustainable methods business can utilise with ease in a short period of time, is in regards to their energy use. Sustainable Packaging.

The greening of privacy: Key steps to data sustainability


By eliminating this data—or by not collecting it in the first place—businesses can cut down on storage requirements and costs while also supporting sustainability objectives by using less energy.

Sustaining machine learning in the enterprise

O'Reilly on Data

Continue reading Sustaining machine learning in the enterprise Drawing insights from recent surveys, Ben Lorica analyzes important trends in machine learning.

Sustainability in water supply: Every drop counts

Beyond B2B

Just 2.5% percent of the world's water reserves is fresh water. And most of this is not available to humans at all.

Digital Transformation Focused on Sustainability


This represents an aspect of food quality that contributes to the well-being of the community by discouraging the growth of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, a notion that aligns with The United Nations’ 2030 agenda for sustainable development (specifically, “Good health and well-being” and “Responsible consumption and production”) exhibited at the right. Sustainable development benefits corporations that embrace it as well as benefitting the world-wide community.

How Everyone in Leeds Can Learn to Become More Sustainable

Strategy Driven

It’s true that this isn’t new information, but some people may find it hard to adopt a more sustainable option, especially since you are always surrounded by plastic, use cars as a mode of transportation, rely on electricity and so on. Sustainable Fashion.

Starting and Sustaining Your Technical Career in a Pandemic

Agile Alliance

As a result of the pandemic, many technologists are unexpectedly job searching. The process of seeking a new role can be unsettling and anxiety-inducing. The recruiting process is often opaque to job seekers. How can you get noticed by a technical recruiter or hiring manager? What can you do to increase your chances of lining … Continued. subscriber

[Cheat Sheet] Starting, Sustaining, and Growing Your Technical Career in a Pandemic

Agile Alliance

The post [Cheat Sheet] Starting, Sustaining, and Growing Your Technical Career in a Pandemic first appeared on Agile Alliance. On October 15th, deliver:Agile Live! hosted a panel on the unique challenges technical job seekers may be facing during the pandemic.

Sustainable TDD: Part 2

Net Objectives

So, when the team adopts TDD, it is understandable that attention is paid to the level of resource needed to sustain it over time. It’s not uncommon for project managers to notice, as the project grows, that the … Continue reading "Sustainable TDD: Part 2". Project managers have to balance resources. Spending them on one thing means not spending them on another.

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Creating Effective and Sustainable Growth Practices

Modus Create

However, creating sustainable growth, especially in the rapidly changing environment we are facing today, requires a holistic understanding of your unique growth levers, as well as focus, robust processes, rigorous data analysis, and ultimately patience and persistence.

Sustainable Digital Transformation

Dzone - DevOps

Compared to 10 years ago, we have come a long way in terms of technology and software, but the question is, has the customer experience improved as much as our technology has? and if the answer is no, why?

Sustainable TDD: Part 3

Net Objectives

So, if errors creep into the test … Continue reading "Sustainable TDD: Part 3". TDD depends on a strong connection between the automation of the test suite and the system itself. The suite should record the specification that is implemented in the system, and the connection allows this to be confirmed at any point. The problem is automated tests pass by default. Audio Available TDD

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