The Agile Consultant | Book Series

Overview:

The book Agile Consultant is a formal guide to become a go-to advisor for enterprise agile transformation. If you are a Consultant or looking forward to make a career in Agile Consultancy, then this book is a right thing to vouch for. The book is enriched with the consultative skills required to engage at an enterprise level agile transition. The book is written by former Intel Project Management Director, who earned fame world-wide with his expertise in Agile. The book is also contributed by the co-author Rick Freedman, an Agile expert and author of award-winning books such as The IT Consultant. The book teaches you how to overcome transition challenges and move beyond team-level coaching to guiding enterprise agility.

 

This is a great book about agility. The consultant word in the title may keep some people away from grabbing a copy, but once you start reading, you will find it is for anyone engaged in any form of agile leadership. Rick does a great job of bringing a lot of experiences together to illustrate the value of an Agile mindset and an approach to put them into action.

Authors:

Rick Freedman

Published In:

2014

 

The Start-up Way | Book Series

Overview:

The book reveals how organisations of all sizes can harness start-up techniques to drive growth. The book is authored by Eric Ries,  Entrepreneur in Residence at Harvard, has been working with giant firms like General Electric and Toyota to help them become more nimble, in order to spur growth and produce products and services that customers want. Eric Ries has previously authored an award-winning book called The Lean Start-up, which impacted a global movement. In The Lean Start-up, he briefed on concepts like constant iteration, minimal viable products (MVPs) and pivoting have changed the language of business.

In The Start-up Way, he shares his insights, stories and best practices, delivering a critical toolkit to solve all business challenges. Today every company needs to get faster and smarter. Read The Start-up Way and discover how to embrace change, survive and thrive. This book is an indispensable resource for all small to large companies, looking for faster and sustainable ways to grow.

Authors:

Eric Ries

Published In:

2017