About Ben Linders

I help organizations with effective software development and management practices. Active member of several networks on Agile, Lean and Quality, and a frequent speaker and writer.

Self-assessing Your Agility with the Agile Self-assessment Game

The Agile Self-Assessment Game is there to help you to increase your agility and deliver more value.

Agile self-assessment help organizations and teams to assess how agile they are and decide what to do next to become more agile. Teams can play the Agile Self-assessment Game to reflect and agree on the next steps in their agile journey. More

Why agile transformations fail, and how to prevent it

Many agile transformations fail: organizations struggle to implement agile practices and don’t get sufficient benefits. This is often because they plan the transformation and then try to execute the plan. Becoming agile is a journey: You can plan it, but you need a different planning approach, focus on value, and use a better map. More

Prevent problems with a Stop the Line retrospective

Stop the Line is a retrospective exercise that can be used to learn from problems and prevent them from happening in the future. It’s a great exercise when you need to improve the quality of your products or services. More

Hoeveel verandering kan een organisatie aan

Organisaties kunnen maar in beperkte mate veranderingen aan. Sommige van de organisaties waarmee ik werk zijn zeer flexibel; ze passen zich continu aan aan nieuwe omstandigheden. In andere organisaties gaat verandering moeizaam gaat. Je gaat je dan afvragen hoe dat komt en hoeveel verandering een organisatie aan kan en wat je kunt doen om maximaal te veranderen en de organisatie niet te overladen. More

Summary of Sense and Respond in 15 Tweets

The book Sense and Respond is about listening to customers, using experimentation, and learning to build great products. It shows how an agile mindset can be applied throughout organizations, both by business managers and developers, to create a digital business. More

  • Ben Linders – Independent Consultant Agile, Lean, Quality, and Continuous Improvement

    Ben Linders
    Ik help organisaties om effectiever software te ontwikkelen. Neem contact op voor mijn diensten.

    I help organizations to effectively develop software. Contact me to hear about my services.
  • Games and Books

    • Agile Self-assessment Game 9.99 (Excluding VAT)
    • What Drives Quality (eBook) 8.99 (Excluding VAT)
    • Getting Value out of Agile Retrospectives (eBook) 8.99 (Excluding VAT)
    • Business Agility Expansion Pack for Agile Self-assessment game 1.99 (Excluding VAT)
    • Waardevolle Agile Retrospectives (Paperback) 14.05 (Excluding VAT)
    • Agile Self-assessment Game - Polish edition 9.99 (Excluding VAT)