We didn't stop the train? Early thoughts on lean flow in a SAFe Enterprise.

During a recent leadership team meeting one of the leaders asked, "aren't we supposed to value people over process?" "We are spending to much time 'in process!' " We started to inspect and adapt our time together and reduced meeting time by 80%. We then went a step further and asked what other processes are not effective any more? Come listen to my lightning talk to see the strawman of what happened when we decided that time boxes were actually getting in our way and we wanted a different way to work. You'll see my sketches of what Lean Flow might look like in an SAFe enterprise. I will also share some of our early learnings.

 
 

Outline/Structure of the Lightning Talk

  1. The before!
  2. The guidelines we set for change
  3. The idea!
  4. Early feedback

Learning Outcome

To gain insight into one possible way a team of teams can be agile using Lean Flow principles.

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Everyone

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