• Empowering New Scrum Teams in Posted inCareer Advice, Experienced Consultants
    As an Agile Management Consultant with Keyot over the past eight years and a member of the Agile community for ten, I know that effective Scrum teams can achieve outstanding results. However, leading a mission-critical compliance program for a financial services client—using nearly 100 individuals unfamiliar with Scrum—demanded an innovative approach. I developed a process …
  • Using Agile and Scrum to Retire Large, Complex Systems in Posted inClients, Case Studies
    Many companies encounter significant challenges when attempting to retire large, legacy systems. In addition to budget, resource and time constraints, older technologies—grafted with tentacles of functionality from years of unchecked user requests—can result in unwieldy systems requiring extensive review and assessment. Resistance to change can also account for failed efforts and the use of inefficient …