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Capture More Agility by Tailoring Practices

International Institute for Learning

[This post is a sneak preview of Jesse Fewell’s talk at IIL’s Agile & Scrum 2020 Online Conference , and is based on his upcoming book Untapped Agility ]. We’ve been told that to achieve more innovation, more collaboration, or more agility, we need to adopt modern practices. Tailoring was always core to Agility.

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Introduction to Program Management - How to Manage Related Projects

Project Pulse Journal

Team of Teams - Adopting a team of teams approach facilitates better communication and decision-making, allowing for more agile responses to challenges and opportunities within the program. Synergy - By managing related projects collectively, synergy maximizes resource efficiency and enhances the program's overall performance and outcome.

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Beginner’s Guide to Kanban for Agile Marketing


We’re honored to republish this blog post ‘Beginner’s Guide to Kanban for Agile Marketing’ by Andrea Fryrear which was originally published in the Agile Sherpas blog! Instead of using timeboxes to govern their work, as a Scrum team does, a Kanban team uses WIP limits. The Cool Power of WIP Limits.

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Working Remotely? This Will Hit You Next!

During the Ebola outbreak 2013-2016, people exhibited anxiety-invoked behavior to a large extent. Fear-driven actions may escalate and reach a tipping point when compounded by a collapse of the individual’s or the community’s values and cultural references, and/or an erosion of systems of governance and public order. 2] Shultz, J.M.,

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We don't do manifestos

Musings on Project Management

I wrote this a couple of years ago; not much has changed: You gotta love the first bullet from this conclusion by Stephen Welby, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Systems Engineering, speaking at the AFEI Agile for Government Summit, November 21, 2013 When he says in the 4th bullet point "upcoming revisions to 5000.2", he is referring to the (..)

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A Compendium of Works to Increase the Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

Project Governance. Agile Project Management. Agile Software Development for Government Software Intensive System of Systems (SISoS) , Boulder Agile Meetup, 27 July 2016. Integrating Agile Software Development with Earned Value Management , College of Performance Management, IPM Workshop, 2015.

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Cloudy Conditions: Clarifying MS Project’s Plans and Pricing Structures


MSP 2013 and 2016 ran on Windows 7 or 8. MSP 2013 contained a major upgrade (for example, all the text reports were replaced with graphical reports), and MSP 2016 and 2019 (running under Windows 10) included minor upgrades. Professional is a comprehensive management solution with a permanent license. However, there are no updates.