May 2020: More online training opportunities
We continue to offer online Lean training sessions, which are open to all UCD staff. There are different levels of training available so you can choose one that suits your needs. To find out more and book your place visit Work Smarter Together website.
April 2020: Upcoming remote training
UCD Agile are now offering white Belt, Yellow Belt and Lean Practitioner training online. Visit the Work Smarter Together website to learn more and book your space!
March 2020: We are available online
As the novel virus impacts how we work, we in UCD Agile offer UCD colleagues our support and training online using various technologies. Click here for more.
February 2020: WST February event
January 2020: #UCDWST February 20 2020 - Register Now
#UCDWST February 20 2020 - the lineup has been revealed and registration is open. Click here for more.
January 2020: Save the date - WST 20th February 2020
Join your colleagues from across UCD at the UCD Work Smarter Together (WST) February event.
November 2019: WST Newsletter
Check out Work Smarter Together November Newsletter here.
October 2019: #UCDWST October 23rd
Our #UCDWST 23 October 2019 Event was a great success with over 120 colleagues from across UCD in attendance! Read more.
September 2019: Join us at the WST October Event
We are pleased to invite you to UCD's next Work Smarter Together event which is taking place on 23rd October 2019 from 10.15am - 13.00pm in the Fitzgerald Chamber, Student Centre. Click here for more.
September 2019: Working with Agile
Are you loking for help with your day to day work? UCD Agile offers customised consulting services to All UCD staff. Find out more.
September 2019: Work Smarter Together 23rd October
This year we will be focusing on two very interesting topics. Read more.
August 2019: WST Sumnmer School 2019 update
Here is what happened at the WST Summer School July 2019. Click here for more.
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July 2019: WST Sumnmer School 2019 - Registration is now open!
This year there will be Lean training courses, workshops and Community of Practice events to choose from. Click here for more.
June 2019: WST Sumnmer School 2019 lineup is here!
Over the three days there wil be 8 hands on sessions being delivered by UCD Agile, the USM Roll Out Team, the Technical Development Network, and UCD's Lean training partners, SQT. Check out the full schedule on the Work Smarter Together website.
May 2019: WST Summer School 2019 - save the date!
Our annual WST Summer School event is back and it is taking place here at UCD Belfield campus on 16th, 17th and 18th July. Click here for more.
May 2019: Congratulation to our newly awarded Green Belts!
In October 2018, seven project leads were presented their Green Belt QQI parchments by Professor Mark Rogers. Click here for more.
November 2018: UCD Agile announces three new training opportunities
Agile are pleased to announce that we are offering three new training opportunities. Limited places are also still available on our next Yellow Belt Training. Click here for more.
November 2017: UCD Agile introduces the Ardmore Project as the answer to your process improvement problems
UCD Agile are pleased to announce the launch of a new support model for your process improvement efforts. Ardmore Projects promise to make it easier for you to break away from the day job and dedicate some time and energy to process improvements. Click here for more.
October 2017: Congratulations to Green Belt Graduates
Congratulations to Richael Leahy and Stephen Manuel from UCD Finance and Sarah O’Flaherty from UCD Registry who successfully completed the Green Belt Accreditation Programme. Each graduate engaged in a 6 month project where they learned the tools and methodologies necessary to successfully lead and contribute to improvement projects within UCD. Richael Leahy completed the Asset Register project, Stephen Manuel completed the Research Accounts project and Sarah O’Flaherty completed the PDARF project.
October 2017: Yellow Belt Training
Yellow Belt training to take place on the 25 and the 26th October, 32 UCD staff memebers will spend the day learning new Lean tools to help improve their processes.
September 2017: Lean Fundamentals Live on Infohub
Fundamentals of Lean Training is now live and open for bookings on Infohub.
July 2017: The Fundametals of Lean for UCD
UCD Agile have developed the Fundamentals of Lean for UCD programme to deliver staff with White Belt level training specific to the UCD context. The first programme was delivered on the 18 July 2017 as part of the WST Summer School. Click here for more.
April 2017: UCD Agile present our first four Green Belt graduates
UCD Registrar and Deputy President, Prof. Mark Rogers dropped by the Agile offices to present the graduates with their awards. Click here for more.
March 2017: UCD Agile present at Work Smarter Together 2017
Work Smarter Together 2017 on March 14 proved to be a successful event that we will all remember. Click here for more.
August 2016: UCD Agile and Work Smarter Together Website updates
Check out our updated UCD Agile website, new items include Agile's Thinking & Agile's Doing.
Work Smarter Together webage has been also relaunched with news of the upcoming WST '17 on 15 March 2017...pencil in the date. We have also started to add and will continue to grow excellent stories of UCD innovation and creativity. Click here for more.
May 2016: UCD Agile move to new sace in the Ardmore Annex
The Agile team, running since February, has recently moved into a new space in the Ardmore Annex. This Agile space has work smarter spaces, complete with writable walls, which you and your team are welcome to use for your Strategic Initiative 6 efforts.Click here for more.