The Agile Triangle is the equivalent, in Agile Project Management, of the better known Iron Triangle.
This video is safe for viewing in the workplace.This is learning, so, sit back and enjoy
In traditional Project Management, we have the Iron Triangle of Time, Cost, and Scope – or, in the UK, of Time, Cost, and Quality
Agile practitioners assert that, for traditional projects, scope tends to be fixed – or at least prioritized. Time and cost are mutable – the project will add time and budget to achieve scope objectives.
As an aside: this isn’t true. We have:
In Agile, practitioners assert that the triangle is the other way up:
But this is not the Agile Triangle…
Constraints means the Time, cost, scope triangle.
Agile puts its focus on releasing value and quality to users, and therefore working to weaken the constraints of time, budget, and scope.
So, the Agile triangle is a revised statement of three things we need to trade-off against one another to optimize our project performance.
Not so very different!
Carefully curated video recommendations for you:
I asked Project Managers in a couple of forums what material things you need to have, to do your job as a Project Manager. They responded magnificently. I compiled their answers into a Kit list. I added my own.
Note that the links are affiliated.
For more great Project Management videos, please subscribe to the OnlinePMCourses YouTube channel.
If you want basic Management Courses – free training hosted on YouTube, with 2 new management lessons a week, check out our sister channel, Management Courses.
For more of our Project Management videos in themed collections, join our Free Academy of Project Management.
For more of our videos in themed collections, join our Free Academy of Project Management.What is the Agile Triangle - Value, Quality, and Constraints | Video Click To Tweet
Dr Mike Clayton is one of the most successful and in-demand project management trainers in the UK. He is author of 14 best-selling books, including four about project management. He is also a prolific blogger and contributor to ProjectManager.com and Project, the journal of the Association for Project Management. Between 1990 and 2002, Mike was a successful project manager, leading large project teams and delivering complex projects. In 2016, Mike launched OnlinePMCourses.
The Project Management Certification question: Discussion with Dawn Mahan | Video
Conflict in Project Management: It’s Your Fault | Video
How to Understand the Sources of Conflict | Video
Project Management Look Forward to 2021 – 3 Questions to Ask Yourself | Video
Please log in again. The login page will open in a new tab. After logging in you can close it and return to this page.