Pattern: Periodic Checkups

Frequently reassess vision and objectives to ensure these remain the correct direction to proceed as the business environment shifts

Periodic Checkups

The company is immersed in the new and changing environment of cloud native.Goals and strategy are set, the Core Team is underway, and the transformation is going full speed ahead. But the business goals might be changing as the environment changes.

In This Context

Teams focused solely on execution without pausing to assess and re appraise the direction they’re going in might achieve what they originally planned—but not what they ultimately needed, because circumstances changed along the way.


Make sure that you and your team are still on the right path. Assess the current situation with regard to initial strategic decisions.


The Core Team meets regularly to assess current conditions and can adjust direction as circumstances require.