Agile for Tech Leaders Literacy (Beginner Level)

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The Agile for Tech Leaders Literacy (Beginner Level) benchmark measures your ability to recognize key Agile terms and concepts. You will be evaluated on your recognition of Agile benefits, values, components, basic Scrum concepts, and considerations for Agile adoption. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have an understanding of basic Agile terminology and concepts.

Topics covered

  • define business value and identify key factors that contribute to it
  • describe how Agile can be applied beyond software development initiatives in your organization
  • describe how Agile impacts the organization
  • describe key considerations when adopting Agile as a tech leader
  • describe the differences between traditional and agile organizations
  • describe the four Agile values
  • describe the key drivers for organizations to become more agile
  • differentiate between the types of value
  • identify key benefits of agile organizations
  • identify key characteristics and benefits of Definition of Done (DoD)
  • identify the building blocks of agile organizations
  • list appropriate situations in which you should adopt Agile as a tech leader
  • list key challenges for organizations with becoming agile
  • list the benefits of having an agile mindset as a leader
  • list the benefits of using an empathy map when creating a product vision
  • list the key benefits and value of a product vision
  • list the key elements of the product backlog
  • outline the difference between tangible and intangible business value
  • recognize best practices for developing a product vision
  • recognize key characteristics of agile leaders
  • recognize key characteristics of agile organizations
  • recognize the Agile principles and how they add value
  • recognize the characteristics of an agile mindset for tech leaders
  • recognize the key benefits of using Agile metrics to measure business value
  • recognize the key questions to ask when defining your product purpose
  • recognize the purpose and characteristics of an effective product vision
  • recognize the role and best practices of tech leaders in driving Agile in the organization
  • recognize the three key areas of value that are difficult to measure in Agile
  • recognize ways organizations practice agility