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The Six-Principle Framework for Mastering a Business Agile Mindset

Published: 28 March 2016

ID: G00298818

Analyst(s): Donna Fitzgerald


PPM leaders are finding that the role of the PMO is shifting. Being more agile and adding more value to the project process is now critical. This research will offer a six-principle framework for differentiating agility at the PMO level from the management of agile software problems.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • 1 — Increase Return on Investment by Making Continuous Flow of Value the Focus
  • 2 — Engage Customers in Frequent Interactions and Shared Ownership
  • 3 — Expect Uncertainty and Manage for It Through Iterations, Anticipation and Adaptation
  • 4 — Unleash Creativity and Innovation by Recognizing That Individuals Are the Ultimate Source of Value, and Create an Environment Where They Can Make a Difference
  • 5 — Boost Performance Through Group Accountability for Results and Shared Responsibility for Team Effectiveness
  • 6 — Improve Effectiveness and Reliability Through Situational-Specific Strategies, Processes and Practices
  • Conclusion

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