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This presentation argues for a light business case and presents a one-page business case template. The principle is that a light business case should be simple, but enough to enable an informed decision.


  • The pace of change in business continues to accelerate. There is a need for a light business case template to accommodate the rapid delivery necessary in a disruptive and agile environment.

Features and Benefits

  • Learn why a light business case is essential for rapid decisions and delivery.
  • Understand that many benefits are not financial.

Key questions answered

  • How can I prepare a business case that enables an informed decision to be made, but takes less than a day to complete?
  • Why should I prepare a multipage business case for agile projects?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Using a Light Business Case for Agile Projects