Author Archives: Dan Naden

The Agile Community to Join Forces in Detroit: @AgileAndBeyond

Agile and Beyond: the words paint an image of a dark, star-lit sky. The starship Agile floats through the air toward some distant, efficient, high-performing process improvement. Excuse the attempt at a dreamy, poetic intro; I’ve got Valentine’s Day on … Continue reading

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Reasons to Check Out Agile Open Northwest

Imagine entering a bazaar where all your questions are answered by experts with wide ranging perspective, beliefs and experiences. Think of being transformed by the learnings, exchanges, debates and discussions. Visualize being feeling courageous, bold and spontaneous when new topics … Continue reading

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Agile Portfolio Management, Continuous Integration and Scaling Agile Come to Agilepalooza

Agilepalooza Austin is set for December 6!  We are excited to share the thinking of our presenters, who are speaking on topics like continuous integration, scaling agile enterprise-wide, agile portfolio management, and more.   We’ve got six presenters total, and … Continue reading

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AgileSherpa: Your Hub for News, Coach and Resources

In the first part of this blog series, we learned about the Intro to Agile, Training and Events section of AgileSherpa. If you’ve missed the first part, AgileSherpa is the premiere destination for starting your Agile journey, or just collecting … Continue reading

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An Introduction to AgileSherpa: By and for the Agile community

Moving your company towards adopting Agile practices and principles can be a lonely place. Most likely, the road will be rough, challenging, strenuous as your team transitions into this new world. Where do you turn for help? Where can you … Continue reading

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What Went Down at LeanKanban North America

A few weeks ago VersionOne had the opportunity to exhibit at the LeanKanban North America event at the beautiful JW Marriott hotel in downtown Chicago. The ideal, early spring Chicago weather made it VERY difficult to stay indoors, but those … Continue reading

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AgilePalooza Seattle: A Brilliant Day of Agile with Hussman & Others

The splendid Seattle springtime weather may have made it more appealing to take a hike or soak up some rays on a Thursday afternoon, but a packed house of people turned out for AgilePalooza Seattle to enjoy a fun and … Continue reading

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Agile and Beyond: A Right-Sized, Value-Rich Conference

VersionOne was proud to sponsor and exhibit at the 4th Annual Agile and Beyond conference on Saturday, March 9th in Dearborn, Michigan. We talked with many project managers, developers, business analysts and directors about their past, current or future agile … Continue reading

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VersionOne Visits PMI’s Region 5: An Eager Agile Audience

The weather was cold and snowy outside in Charleston, West Virginia in late January, but the atmosphere within the Charleston Marriott Town Center was warm, sunny and full of life. The Town Center was hosting the PMI Region 5 Annual … Continue reading

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Agile in Miami is Off and Running

Miami, Florida is a beautiful city. The beaches. The food. The vibrant culture. Lebron James. Add a growing agile group to the list of pluses for this tropical metropolis. Thanks to an eager set of individuals at a recent AgilePalooza … Continue reading

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