Essential Agile by Karl A L Smith

Introduction to Agile from forthcoming Essential Agile book

The enclosed is a summary of the most common mistakes and missed opportunities I see in Agile. I expect others have a different perspective or experience, but I can only write about my own. I hope you find this useful. Since there are now so many myths about agile its going to be better to…

#DigitalBusiness and #AI should use Hegelian Logic to find very different and valuable customer insights

There is a continuous drive for human to be more like machines, but the problem is they are not. No matter how well a business or product message is crafted everyone that hears it, hears it differently. They hear it according to their experiences, their knowledge and this is why mass market media exists in…

#Pervasive #UX and the next Human Revolution

Pervasive UX #pUX an evolutionary UX that enables (#ubiquitous) #Open #IoT #Ecosystems through Human Centered Design #HCD Talk Proposal: This talk is about the need for UX to dig deeper into its core capabilities to facilitate #SmartLiving and true #Ubiquity in the form of Open IoT Ecosystems. While for many recent joiners to the UX profession…
Agile World Innovation

#Innova8™ #Innovation as a #Catalyst for #Transformation

Innova8™ Innovation as a Catalyst for Change and Transformation Agile World owns the worldwide rights to the innovation process Innova8™ developed by Karl Smith. The process outline (without critical details) was first published online in 2001. Innova8™ is a unique innovation technique that mashes counterintelligence techniques with human-centered design methods, clients, customers and creative people. Innova8™ 86681840…
Agile is Fragile

When Agile becomes Fragile nobody Wins

I have been an Agile practitioner a very long time, in fact as an Instructional Designer I was very excited when Agile was created based upon Computer Human Interaction methods and thinking. As one complete fully applied process Agile is astoundingly effective at bringing together all the best capabilities within a project team and totally…