Published 18 Jan 2017
Now that the dust has settled and the challenge is over, AXELOS Community is proud to announce the winners of The Great Agile Challenge. We’d like to thank everyone that participated in the challenge and we look forward to discussing all things best practice with you in futu...
Published 14 Jul 2015
PRINCE2 Agile is long overdue. Though I’ve already been using PRINCE2® as a “wrapper” around agile methods, the rise of agile – post the Agile Manifesto – in relation to traditional project management is now starting to reach a level of maturity. AXELOS has done a good job...
Agile|Best Practice|Methodologies|PRINCE2|PRINCE2 Agile|Project management|Training
Published 02 Nov 2016
What does the world want to know about agile delivery methods and their place in PRINCE2 Agile best practice? One of the easiest ways to find out is to ask the world using that most instant of communications tools, Twitter. And so AXELOS – including Allan Thomson, our...
Agile|Best Practice|Governance|Methodologies|PRINCE2 Agile|Project management
Published 04 Sep 2017
Is Agile IT Service Management (ITSM) an official term and is there a body of knowledge behind it? The simplest answer is not really. I have seen this term several times over the past few years, but never dug into it until I realized that we need more agility in the current...
Agile|Collaboration|Continual Service Improvement (CSI)|DevOps|IT Service Management (ITSM)|ITIL Practitioner
Published 14 Dec 2015
Improving an organization’s agile capability can take many forms: It can involve training people in product-focused frameworks such as Scrum and Kanban, or project-focused frameworks such as PRINCE2 Agile™ and AgilePM/DSDM. Along with this it can include coaching and men...
Agile|Collaboration|PRINCE2|PRINCE2 Agile|Project management|Value
Published 20 Mar 2015
For those waiting to hear, or wondering, about progress regarding the development of PRINCE2 Agile : please be assured, your wait is nearly over! Having harnessed a highly diverse set of opinions from within the working group, the new best practice guidance, which will blen...
Best Practice|Frameworks|Methodologies|PRINCE2|PRINCE2 Agile|Project Management
Published 25 Aug 2015
PRINCE2 Agile is the vital next step in project management; not because PRINCE2® wasn’t already agile which, in my opinion, it was, but more because the agile movement has grown rapidly. The agile arena has simply developed so dramatically that it’s now become essential for s...
Agile|Best Practice|Methodologies|PRINCE2|PRINCE2 Agile|PRINCE2 Practitioner|Project management|Training
Published 22 Aug 2017
How agile is project management in 2017? Our latest PPM Benchmark Study suggests a discrepancy between project managers and the organizations they work for in the way agile is perceived and adopted. The majority of project managers continue to be enthusiastic about agil...
Agile|Business Solutions|Governance|PRINCE2 Agile|Project and programme delivery|Project Management
Published 20 Feb 2017
How can organizations and their programme managers ensure agile approaches and programme management work well together in 2017? This is a hot topic right now, with a rapidly-evolving technology landscape which lends itself to agile techniques and the pressure on organizatio...
Agile|Governance|Programme and project delivery|Programme management|Requirements|Vision
Published 20 Jun 2016
What do individual people know about using agile delivery methods for projects that organizations don’t? According to AXELOS’ 2016 PRINCE2 ® Report , individuals are embracing agile methods more than organizations: 81% in a sample of 2,400 see the value of working in an ag...
Agile|Collaboration|Governance|PRINCE2|PRINCE2 Agile|Project management