Succeeding with OKRs in Agile Extra
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Succeeding with OKRs in Agile Extra

Companion to "Succeeding with OKRs in Agile" containing extra chapters and sections not included in the original.

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Extra chapters that deepend the discussion in "Succeeding with OKRs in Agile"

About the Author

Allan Kelly
Allan Kelly

Allan Kelly calls himself an Agile Guide. He helps software professionals enjoy more fulfilling and satisfying work by improving the way work is organised and requests are made. Happier people and better ways of working make for more effective companies, greater value and competitive advantage.

His wide experience of the challenges faced in software development underpins his advice, coaching, training and writing. He is the author of seven books including "Xanpan - team centric Agile Software Development", "Business Patterns for Software Developers" and "Continuous Digital". He has pioneered techniques such as Value Poker, Time-Value Profiles and Retrospective Dialogue Sheets. His blog is at

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Table of Contents

  • What is this book?
    • What happens next?
    • Spelling, grammar and all that
    • Why read this book?
  • 1. Strategy v. change
    • 1.1 Ambitious v. achievement
    • 1.2 Stretch v. predicability
    • 1.3 Autonomy v. authority
  • 2. Key Results
  • 3. Inovation
    • 3.1 15% own project time
    • 3.2 Hackathons
    • 3.3 Golden ticket
    • 3.4 Minimally Viable Team
    • 3.5 OKRs
    • 3.6 Portfolio approach
    • 3.7 Dating agency
    • 3.8 Summary
  • 4. Deming
  • 5. Teams TODO:Edit
    • 5.1 Stable long lasting teams
    • 5.2 Dependencies
    • 5.3 Split for BAU?
  • 6. Value in plain sight
  • 7. What is value?
  • 8. Outcome, value, benefit
    • 8.1 Benefit
    • 8.2 Value
    • 8.3 Nature of value
    • 8.4 Outcomes not to-dos
    • 8.5 Summary
  • 9. Incomplete information and trade-offs
  • 10. Iterate doing and planning
  • 11. Moon shot
    • 11.1 Quality goals
  • 12. Managers
    • 12.1 Managers?
    • 12.2 Managers role
    • 12.3 Managers and OKRs
  • 13. Management
    • 13.1 Simultaneously tight and loose
    • 13.2 Day-1 mentality
  • 14. Introducing OKRs
    • 14.1 Why?
    • 14.2 Dissecting OKRs
    • 14.3 OKRs and agile
    • 14.4 Think broadly, execute narrowly
    • 14.5 Ambition over estimation
  • 15. Outcomes
    • 15.1 Business benefit and value
    • 15.2 Value
    • 15.3 Conclusion
  • 16. OKRs: a return to command and control?
    • 16.1 What is there not to like?
    • 16.2 The Connection to Today’s World
    • 16.3 Thinking About Structuring OKRs
    • 16.4 At the end of the day
  • Version history
  • Notes

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