This is a brief summary of “Enterprise Agility – Being Agile in a Changing World” by Sunil Mundra. Pretty comprehensive book covering the need for Enterprise Agility and different aspects of Enterprise Agility – Mindset and culture, Leadership, Organization structure, process, people, technology, governance and customer. Enterprises are considered as a living system and Complex Adaptive Systems are dealt with at length. This is a great book to understand the different aspects of Enterprise Agility.
I recently read Tony Hsieh’s “Delivering Happiness – A Path to Passion, Profits and Purpose” and I found it a very inspiring read. We, in the Agile world often hear of the Zappos culture and values – which looks very simple from the outside, but very difficult to follow in the real sense of the term.
I have summarised the 10 Core Values which Zappos lives by, in letter and spirit. Here is a brief summary of those Core Values —> The 10 Core Values of Zappos