The pressure to innovate can be stifling. Agile methodologies can enable innovation. But without the right mindset and tools, companies can be trapped in the same rut that drove them to agile in the first place. Taking a practical approach, we will propose a model for innovation. This model can reduce the pressure to innovate and give team members breathing room to do the most creative problem solving of their lives. We will also review some very simple approaches for bringing new ideas into your company or team that you can start using immediately. Topics will include:
- What is innovation?
- Taking the pressure of innovation to spark ideation
- Creating a culture of innovation within your team
- How to harness agility to enable innovation
- Practical approaches for bringing innovative ideas into your company or team