Managing an Agile Team

Provided by: Coursera

While agile has become the de facto standard for managing digital innovation teams, many wonder if they’re doing it ‘right’. Twitter is full of jokes about how teams say they do agile but don’t ‘really’ do it. The reality is that getting the most out of agile is less about observing specific procedures and more about how a team focuses and measures their progress.

Course Objectives:

  • To helping you better charter your team’s focus, definition of success, and practice of agile. While learning about agile mainstays like Scrum, XP, and kanban, you’ll also learn to help your team ask the right questions about how they’re working and facilitate good answers on how agile can help.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for individuals wanting to improve their career qualifications as Product Manager , General Manager, involved in Product development

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart People


University of Virginia

Employee Type

Leadership, Change Leaders

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

11 hrs



Can audit for free (no certification); Full Financial Aid Available for Certification