Innovation & Transformation

Digital Transformation, Disruption, Innovation Strategy


How comes, your lean-agile transformation is stalled?

You kicked off a lean-agile transformation but you are struggling to see the results you expected, i.e. a shortened time-to-market. Transformation programs often stall due to a lack of results, emerging roadblocks, and a lack of vision. Common impediments to transformation Four problems are commonly impacting lean-agile transformations in large organizations: The teams-only problem The …

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Rumsfeld matrix

Do we know what we do not know?

The fast pace of change creates unpredictability and makes it harder to accomplish the mission of satisfying stakeholders. And indeed, organizations must deal with established and new competitors, shortening cycle times, the furious pace of innovation, and socio-economical and geo-political profound transformations. In such a deeply changing environment, it’s getting harder and harder to predict …

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Stall Points

There are just a few companies that, at some point, do not suffer a freeze in revenue growth. In a very interesting and documented study about 600 large companies as told in Stall Points, 87% of those companies reached a stall in revenue. Most of the stalls are not related to external causes, and they …

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Books Digital Transformation

Vacation time is reading time

Holidays time? Are you involved in Digital Transformation and looking for reading suggestions? Here is my reading list for the coming vacations. Lean Inception The Inception idea (a goal-alignment kick-off) is a bit incoherent with Scrum: indeed, Scrum does not include phase zeros or pre-sprint phases. Nonetheless, sometimes it can be useful to go for …

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