Intro to Agile for Large Organisations


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Description

At a Glance

In this introductory one hour workshop you will receive an overview of what an agile enterprise looks like across every function of a business. 

Inspect and Adapt

Agile reduces complexity by focusing on outcomes as opposed to inputs. 

How? By focusing on outputs, not inputs. 

The agile manifesto stresses the following:

  • Individuals and interactions over processes and tools
  • Working outcomes over comprehensive documentation
  • Customer collaboration over contract negotiation
  • Responding to change over following a plan

Traditionally we have a plan and we execute it to perfection but in a fast paced and increasingly uncertain business and technological landscape we no longer have this freedom. 

Agile is about being responsive. Being agile is about measuring the right things and learning and adapting continuously.

This helps organisations and individuals get the most return on investment for their time - be it R&D, product development, marketing, sales, HR, support or operations, the agile methodology can be applied to make any function or role better - improving cost efficiencies and increasing revenues. 

What We Will Cover

  • An overview of agile
  • Agile meetings
  • Cross functional communication
  • Agile standups and meetings
  • Stakeholder management
  • Initiation and requirements gathering
  • Estimation and monitoring iterations
  • Ensuring delivery of value

About The Instructor

Steve Glaveski spent time working at both Macquarie Bank and Ernst & Young, where he consulted for numerous ASX50 and NASDAQ listed clients, before embarking upon his own entrepreneurial journey. He used lean startup principles to validate assumptions underlying his first startup, Hotdesk, which lead to a successful fundraising round, before growing the office sharing platform to almost 1,000 locations across AsiaPac.

He has since gone on to advise other early stage tech-startups and is a co-founder of Collective Campus, sighting an archaic mentality of "the way things have always been done around here" as a key motivator for wanting to get into the space. Steve is also a regular innovation blogger, having written for Venture Beat, Startup Daily and Shareable in addition to independent publishing on LinkedIn. 

When not immersing himself in all things business and innovation, Steve can be found hitting weights in the gym, cycling down Beach Road, catching a live band on AC/DC Lane or enjoying some smashed avocado on toast at one of Melbourne's many famous inner city cafes.

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What to bring
  • Pad and pen
  • The right side of your brain
What to wear

Anything from suits and ties to jeans and Chuck Taylors! Innovation isn't dependent on dress code.

Appropriate for

This workshop is developed for any organisation or individual who has an interest in Agile.


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Collective Campus

Vendor since 2015

Open Innovation Hub where Startups and Corporates alike can Learn, Connect, and Innovate - together.

Offering short, high-impact classes and workshops on Lean Startup, Digital Marketing, Data Science, Design Thinking and Agile Methodologies.

Disrupt yourself, before someone else does.

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Refund & Cancellation Policy

Collective Campus requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer.  Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email Collective Campus to organise a refund or transfer

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Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Collective Campus or organised by Collective Campus must agree to these terms and conditions.

1.) LIABILITY WAIVER

I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Collective Campus.

2.) PHOTO & VIDEO

I agree to give Collective Campus unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Collective Campus classes and events or on Collective Campus's premises. (For use of Collective Campus marketing materials).

3.) REFUNDS

Collective Campus requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. 

4.) CANCELLATIONS

In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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