For those who are working on projects using the agile methodology, it may be a good idea to review Mr. Tony Adams book Agile Leadership: A leaders’ guide to Orchestrating Agile Strategy, Product Quality and IT Governance available on Amazon for just under USD 10 new.
While the book is geared towards agile leadership, it is easy to digest for those who are participants in agile projects. The 50-page book is a quick read and quickly brings you up to speed on why agile should be used, terminology, delivery, quality assurance, and governance.
Mr. Adams also discusses how to use agility and IT Governance to lead a TCoE (Testing center of excellence)
Last, he discusses IT strategy, budget, and provides a case study.
For those who are looking to get up to speed on Agile Leadership quickly, this is a good book. For deeper dives consider diving into the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® materials available at the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Check out Tony’s LinkedIn profile here.