What is an Agile Mindset? Attributes of Personal Agility


 
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What is an Agile Mindset? Attributes of Personal Agility
Prof. Arup Barman, Professor, India, Premium Member
Lately we read a lot about organizational agility. To make organizations agile, we need agile people. An agile mind-set accepts everything as lessons, adjusts actions according to feedback or requirement (i.e. adaptiveness), proceeds toward desired outcomes, and works for continuous improvement.
A person or individual with an agile mind attacks his work with a positive attitude, provides and receives suggestions to overcome obstacles. People with an agile mindset believe that "there is no failure, failure is only feedback".
Here are 5 common attributes of individuals with an agile mindset:
  1. POSITIVE ATTITUDE
    1. They believe "there are challenges everywhere".
    2. They understand people are only human and...Sign up
 

 
People are Human So?
Gera, Teacher, Kenya, Member
Thanks for the various points that are well outlined. But the point that says "people are only human so they make mistakes" is difficult to understand...Sign up
 

 
Human / non Human
Jan Palencar, Member
@Gera: Dear Gera, I was thinking about it for a while. And I came to conclusion that maybe comparing people that are...Sign up
 

 
People are Only Human So they Make Mistakes
Jaap de Jonge, CEO, Netherlands, Editor
Perhaps the meaning of this attribute (trait) is that agile persons not only allow mistakes, but embrace or welcome them as Prof. Barman is mentioning...Sign up
 

 
People are Only Human
Prof. Arup Barman, Professor, India, Premium Member
I wrote about people who are agile in nature. They assume or understand 'people are only human, so they may make mistakes'. Because any agile person o...Sign up
 

 
Athletes with an Agile Mindset
Rob Powys-Smith, Analyst, United Kingdom, Member
This is the essence of successful athletes and competitive sportspersons, as characterised in '
 

 
Personal Agility Test
Jaap de Jonge, CEO, Netherlands, Editor
I developed a quick 1-minute "test" to find out what is your personal agility score score 😃:
- Go back to the main article at the ...Sign up
 

 
Agile Personality Test
Prof. Arup Barman, Professor, India, Premium Member
Haha, I assessed myself and I came out as a very agile person in all attributes in my given situation and I will be agile in other situations to adapt...Sign up
 

 
Research on Attributes of Personal Agility
KOEHL Maryse, Professor, France, Member
It would be interesting to test each attribute of personal agility in several managerial situations so as to evaluate the impact of each one on the co...Sign up
 

 
Personal Agility and Emotional Intelligence
Maria Salter, Manager, United States, Member
I might add that people who have an agile mindset are also emotionally intellige...Sign up
 

 
How an Agile Person Reacts to Mistakes Made by Others
OLU, Student (University), United States, Member
‘People are only human and can make mistakes’ could also be understood in terms of the attitude of an agile minded person in relation to other persons...Sign up
 

 
 


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