Creating 

Adaptable Organizations

Create adaptable organizations where teams excel, have excellent customer understanding and solve the customer problems.

We provide worldwide consulting and certified Scrum training for Agile transformations. The core of our approach is respect for people, learning by doing and renewal from within.

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Expert training by hand-on trainers that guide organizations on a daily basis.

Creating Agile Organizations

Explore how to guide an Agile transformation and how it affects the organization’s design. Read more

Designing Agile Organizations

Re-design your organization into one that can respond effectively to market changes and delight the customer. Read more

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Learn Scrum from the source. We provide the Professional Scrum.org training courses.

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Certified LeSS TrainingCertified LeSS training

Learn how to simplify your organization and become Agile with the LeSS Practitioner and the LeSS for Executives training. Read more

Professional Coaching & Consulting

Agile Organization Design

Agile asks for an environment where customer understanding is key, quality of work is self-evident, and people continuously improve the way of working. Read more

Agile transformation

Agile transformation requires that the organizational structure, policies, and process be aligned with the goals of adaptability. From a focus on predictability and outputs to a focus on reliability and outcomes. Read more

Our case studies

Large Dutch Bank |Our Journey Towards Agility at Scale

By Cesario Ramos, Mr. X, Ms. Y and Mr. Z. BECAUSE OF LEGAL REASONS I CANNOT USE THE REAL NAME OF THE COMPANY AND PEOPLE(...)

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WHY ISN’T YOUR CURRENT APPROACH TO SCALING AGILITY WORKING?

By Cesario Ramos & Kurt Bittner Having trouble scaling your agility? You’re not alone; even organizations who(...)

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MTS LeSS Adoption

This ia a story about a LeSS adoption MTS telecommunications. When I look at the case study text I see that it has the(...)

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Thales Surface Radar

This is a story of how Thales Surface Radar TU Processing, a high-tech embedded software development department(...)

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Scale Your Product NOT Your Scrum

Scaling Scrum & Agile has become a very popular topic over the last ten years. You can tell by the number of(...)

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LeSS at Powerhouse

This is a story about how to simplify a 16 team product group using LeSS. Scaling Scrum & Agile has become a very(...)

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Latest blog posts

Creating Agile Organizations Interview with Cesario Ramos

25 November 2022

Diego Callizo interviewed Cesario Ramos about his new book. We kept the interview short (20′) and to the point. Here are some of the insights: -How can managers benefit from this book?-The risk of rolling back #change-Ratio of organisations transforming successfully.-Why transformations never end?

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What does your Team Optimize For?

11 November 2022

What does your Team Optimize For? The canvas below shows four characteristics of development teams. On the y-axis, you can plot the level of cross domain work your team picks up. It goes from working on a Single Domain (top) to working on the Whole Product Domain ( bottom ). On the x-axis, you can […]

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Creating Agile Organisations

30 September 2022

Below is an excerpt from the introduction of the book: Creating Agile Organizations. A Systems Thinking Approach to Creating an Agile Organization  Why do people repeat the same unsuccessful behavior in organizations? Why do certain problems in organizations seem to appear again and again? Why aren’t improvement actions leading to the expected results? What is […]

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Upcoming events

Creating Agile Organizations Book Club #1

03 November 2022

Our customers

Raiffeisen International, ING, Rabobank, Raifeisenbank, Centraal Beheer, NN, Pulse, ABN AMRO, Justitiële Informatie Dienst, Adwise, Powerhouse, Rituals, Barco N.V., Rabobank International, Thales, FrieslandCampina, Unit4, Independer, CMI, Parkpost, Ellips, Reasult, Astron, PANalytical, ASR, SNSBank, Tele2, CCS, Achmea, Prorail, Wincor Nixdorf en Philips.

 

What people say

Professional Scrum Master | Jean Kuppers

“Great training. Really enjoyed Cesario’s interactive training methods. He did a great job tailoring the content of the course to the needs of the group.
I can recommend this training to anyone who wants to understand SCRUM beyond just passing the assessment.”

Jean Kuppers

Certified LeSS Practictioner | Aldert Polman

“Cesario is a very experienced trainer with lots of real-world examples. Besides that he is a nice and warm person with a true heart for SCRUM, LeSS, Lean and Agile. This made the LeSS pratitioner course very inspiring and worthwile!”

Aldert Polman
Webcollective

Wim van Broekhoven, Manager at PANalytical

Cesario gave good input for the vision to get a LEAN software process adopted that brought our previous SCRUM implementation to a higher level.
During the deployment he coached the organization with respect to the implementation and further improvements. He is capable of convincing management, developers and customer why LEAN should be used. He did this by giving good support to help teams implement it. He is strong in making things tangible so that people understand how to go from principle to practice. This resulted in a way of working which is supported by the developers, which was very difficult in the past.

Wim van Broekhoven
Software Engineering Manager, PANalytical

Certified LeSS Practitioner | Remi Kok

I wanted to thank you again for an inspiring course. It was three long days with a lot of good practices. Loved the discussions and the contribution from Cesario’s experience. I learned that scaling up Scrum is made possible through the LeSS (Huge) Framework without losing the Scrum principles. For me there where a few great eye-openers. Going to use it that’s for sure.

Thanks Cesario for a great time.

Remi Kok – infosupport.nl

Certified LeSS Practitioner | Diego Callizo

I am so happy I decided to participate in this training!. Cesario is a rare to find Agile Genius. I got tons of value by responding a lot of my old questions.  
I.e. What are the musts in order to facilitate a successful Agile adoption?   

I liked that the training is not based on prescribing roles and structures but mostly on changing the way we understand and think about complex systems. Some of the concepts explained like i.e. system thinking transform the way I understand big scale software development forever.

Diego Callizo

Certified LeSS Practitioner | Brigitte Thie

Inspirational, eye opener. A course I can recommend to everybody working on the transition towards agile working or working within an agile environment.

Brigitte Thie – Delta Lloyd

Certified LeSS Practitioner | Johan Janssen

Perfect LeSS training in 3 days and compliments for Cesario Ramos for all the inspiration and answers!

Johan Janssen

KPN