Saket Bansal

Disciplined Agile (DA) Is a Toolkit not a Framework

This article is all about the toolkit approach of PMI’s Disciplines Agile What is Disciplined Agile? As per the PMI (Project Management Institute) "Disciplined Agile — a tool kit that harnesses hundreds of Agile practices to guide you to the best way of working for your team or organization." Most agile processes present themselves as a framework and stay away from the so-called methodology, and here we have a method/approach called Disciplined Agile (DA) that says we are not a…
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What is Agile Coaching

What is Agile Coaching?

Are you contemplating a career as an Agile coach? Wondering if it has any potential? Well! Being in the field of Agile coaching since 2016 and having mentored and coached several aspiring Agile coaches, I can quite relate to your dilemma since many of my clients have faced the same. To begin with, let us first look at the potential of a career in Agile Coaching. Data reveals that the Agile coach demand in the market is increasing at a…
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Roles and Responsibilities of an Agile Coach

Our blog on “What is Agile Coaching?” highlights our views on the Agile Coaching. In general, we find it helpful to look into five patterns on the agile coaching role. These five patterns are Agile Team Coach, Agile Coach-Process, Agile Coach-Delivery, Enterprise Agile Coach, and Specialized Agile Coach. In this blog, we are going to explore the roles and responsibilities of three main patterns of the Agile coaching role, Agile Coach-Process, Agile Coach-Delivery, and Enterprise Agile Coach. 1. Agile Coach-Process…
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Steer Businesses to Safety in a Volatile Market by Becoming a SAFe Program Consultant

Becoming a SAFe Program Consultant (SPC)! It is vital for businesses today to become agile at the enterprise level to cope with the disruptive marketplace. However, implementing business agility requires the support of a certified professional. And, so we have SAFe Program Consultants who leverage the concepts of Scaled Agile Framework(SAFe) to empower agile transformation in organizations. Who is a SAFe Program Consultant? A SAFe Program Consultant (SPC) is a change agent who enables the implementation of SAFe in organizations.…

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Learn How To Realize Positive Risk Response Strategies (Opportunities)

Taking care of opportunities is one of the antidotes to the project success. And, sometimes cautious responses to project risks help in realizing opportunities. But, many of us believe that risks create an adverse impact on projects; it is not always true.  Risk can be positive also. Now the question is – what is a positive risk? It is something like an opportunity is there, but we have some risk to realize it.  If these risks occur, you will get…
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