What is business agility?

What is business agility?

“Success today requires the agility and drive to constantly rethink, reinvigorate, react, and reinvent.” Bill Gates

Business agility involves adopting a new mindset and a new way of thinking. According to the Agile Project Leadership Network being agile includes:
• Being value delivery focused,
• Frequently interacting with the project team and business users,
• Managing uncertainty through iterative implementations,
• Creating an environment where team members can unleash their creativity,
• Where groups hold each other accountable and information is displayed transparently,
• And finally, continuous improvement is made possible through frequent reviews and after-action reviews.

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Gerald J. Leonard

Gerald J. Leonard is an international expert on the topics of Developing A Culture That Works, Strategy Implementation, and Project Portfolio Management. He is the author of Culture Is The Bass: 7 Principles for Developing A Culture That Works, and the upcoming book, Workplace Jazz: How Emotionally Connected Teams Thrive and Sustain Results. He is the CEO of Principles of Execution (PofE), a Certified Minority Business Enterprise with over 20+ years experiencing working with large Federal and State Governments and Multi-National Corporations. Gerald provides an insightful and unique way of combining his experience and expertise as a professional bassist and a certified Portfolio Management Professional consultant. Find out how you can work with Gerald as your business coach or attend one of his upcoming programs