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The Organizational "Muscles" needed to Build Business Agility

The Organizational "Muscles" needed to Build Business Agility | Ahmed Sidky

Ahmed Sidky

April 15, 2021


Business agility is a set of organizational capabilities, behaviors, and ways of working that affords your business the freedom & flexibility to achieve its purpose. Achieving business agility is not simple. There is no silver bullet or single framework, method, or system that delivers business agility to all companies in the same way.

However, similar to how an athlete has specific regimens to develop certain muscles group needed to help them realize their goal or aspiration, organizations need to develop certain "organizational muscles" to achieve their desired degree of Business Agility.

In this talk, Ahmed Sidky, Co-founder of the Business Agility Institute, will go through the 12 "organizational muscles" (more formally known as the Domains) of Business Agility. He will also illustrate how these "muscles" are not developed in isolation but actually, similar to the human body, they all work together to make the whole organization more agile.

About Ahmed Sidky

Head of Business Agility at Riot Games

Photo of Ahmed SidkyAhmed Sidky is a global thought-leader in the Business Agility community, Ahmed Sidky combines over 25 years of technology, product, and management experience with a Ph.D. in Agile Transformation. Ahmed was the Head of Development Management at Riot Games. Then he became Riot's Chief of Staff to the CEO and is currently the Head of Business Agility at Riot Games. Before Riot Games, Ahmed was an agility consultant for a variety of Fortune 100 companies (among them Verizon, Caterpillar, Nationwide, and Booz Allen Hamilton). He is also President of the International Consortium for Agile (ICAgile) and the co-founder of the Business Agility Institute; co-author of "Becoming Agile in an Imperfect World;" and a seasoned international keynote speaker.

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