Becoming Agile requires more than just attending a 2-day workshop. Agility is an ongoing journey of growth and education. Whether you’re just starting out on your journey or have been on the pathway for several years, it’s important to seek out valuable resources to aid your progress. We think the following reputable resources are critical for anyone on an Agile journey.

Books

  • Agile Estimating and Planning by Mike Cohn
  • Agile Restrospectives by Esther Derby and Diana Larsen
  • The Enterprise and Scrum by Ken Schwaber
  • User Stories Applied by Mike Cohn
  • Innovation Games by Luke Hofmann
  • Agile Project Management by Jim Highsmith
  • Coaching Agile Teams by Lyssa Adkins
  • Crucial Conversations by Kerry Patterson
  • Collaboration Explained by Jean Tabaka
  • Software in 30 Days by Ken Schwaber
  • The Power of Scrum by Jeff Sutherland
  • Extreme Programming Explained, 2nd Edition by Kent Beck
  • Implementing Lean Software Development by Mary Poppendieck
  • Kanban by David J. Anderson
  • Kanban and Scrum by Henrik Kniberg
  • Test Driven Development by Kent Beck

Non-Agile Books

  • Wisdom of Crowds by James Surowiecki
  • Switch by Chip and Dan Heath
  • Made to Stick by Chip and Dan Heath