SAFe® Version Increment to 4.6 – Key Changes

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SAFe 4.6 Changes — Scaled Agile Framework makes one major framework release per year and this year’s release to 4.6 has just been announced at the SAFe Summit in Washington D.C.  Luckily this time around the changes are quite small in comparison to previous years where modifications to the core structure of the framework too place. […]

Four Phases to Deliver Value on Agile Projects – Agile Initiate Project Phase – Phase 2/4

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The Agile Initiate Project Phase In the previous article we looked at the Concept phase of Agile projects. In this article we look at the Initiate phase. The goal of the Initiate phase is to confirm feasibility, and design and plan for development. The initiate phase is about Understanding quality goals of the product Defining key […]

Four Phases to Deliver Value on Agile Projects – The Concept phase – phase 1/4

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Four phases to deliver value on Agile projects Briefly listed, the phases that we will be discussing in this series of four articles are: Concept phase – which is where we outline the goals, outcomes and justification for the initiative. Initiate phase – where we identify the foundations of the solution, build an initial prioritized backlog and […]

Prioritizing Using the Purpose Alignment Model

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Purpose Alignment Model Background & Use The Purpose Alignment Model was created by Nick Nickolaisen and is therefore also called the Nickolaisen Model. The model is used to help people prioritize work based on purpose. It helps us define the purpose of product or project work that we are considering. When we know the purpose […]