The Opposite of Agile
Discussing Agile we fixate on the solution without really thinking about the problem we are trying to solve. I propose discussing the opposite of Agile may help us understand the problem better.
People often ask why we need to do Agile. We Agilists will usually launch into a lecture about the changing world and the need for flexibility. We will probably throw in something about waterfall not being suitable anymore and how Agile offers us the tools to survive and get ahead. Or at least get back in the game.
What we are doing is basically trying t…