The Agile Manifesto is a document that includes key values and principles. It was written by several developers who believe that any software developer should be able to use them as a guide throughout their project. Originally it was titled “Manifesto for Agile Software Development,” and “Agile Alliance.” It’s a must-read for companies undertaking any software development process today. Aside from knowing its origin and ultimate purpose, what are the 4 core principles of Agile methodology? This article outlines the key points of the manifesto.
If you're trying to identify improvement opportunities, your busy team members would be among those who can offer the most insight. However, pulling these people out of their tasks and getting input from them can be difficult. After all, who will get things done while the team is using their time to brainstorm and implement the necessary improvements?