6 common mistakes to avoid in your agile transformation

In this webinar, we’ll share common mistakes in any large-scale agile transformation and how to avoid them. You’ll come away with practical advice on how to assess your agile maturity, clarify your transformation’s value drivers, and start aligning work to strategy in your existing agile tools.

Agile transformations are complex, multidimensional initiatives. They involve changing people, practices, and tools to improve collaboration and a company’s ability to execute against its strategy. The road to company-wide agility can be treacherous, but the journey is worth the reward.

In this webinar, we’ll share the top 6 mistakes in any large-scale agile transformation and how to avoid them. You’ll come away with practical advice on how to:

  • Assess your agile maturity and set realistic objectives
  • Create clarity on the value drivers of your agile transformation
  • Thoughtfully assess frameworks for scaling agile
  • Start mapping work to strategy and vice versa


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Jessica Piikkila

Solutions Architect, Jira Align

Jessica Piikkila has been in the agile transformation business for over 10 years with deep roots in product management and agile coaching across multiple industries and capacities. The agile mindset has gotten her through tough personal challenges in life and fosters her love of learning. You will see her cracking the enterprise agility code with our customers.

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Rich Sparks

Solutions Architect, Jira Align

Rich Sparks is a Jira Align Solution Architect, working with companies to help them realize the benefits of using a scaled agile approach to achieving their desired business objectives. Prior to joining Atlassian, Rich had over 30 years experience in the enterprise software, with a variety of development, architecture and integration, and management roles.

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Shana Rusonis

Product Marketing Lead, Agile at Scale

Shana is a Product Marketing Team Lead for Atlassian, where she works on go-to-market and positioning for Atlassian's agile at scale solution. She has worked in technology her entire career, on everything from conferences to technology research and digital experimentation. She’s passionate about software products that drive transformational change and enable teams do their best work together.