A Beginner’s Guide to Scrum Ceremonies

ProjectManager.com

The secret to scrum is simplicity, even in the face of complexity. And although scrum is simple at heart, it can be difficult to master. Scrum requires self-organizing teams that can quickly solve problems in unpredictable environments. The Four Scrum Ceremonies.

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Top Project Management Conferences of 2019

ProjectManager.com

There’s always room to better oneself, make connections and get a picture of the industry: all good reasons to take time to visit one of the many project management conferences held in 2019. RICS Valuation Conference 2019. Change Management 2019. Global Scrum Gathering.

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17 Scrum Master Interview Questions to Find the Right Hire

ProjectManager.com

The scrum master is a key member of the scrum team, but also a somewhat misunderstood one, which can make the hiring process problematic. Put simply, the scrum master is the person responsible for promoting and supporting scrum. How Does Agile and Scrum Differ, If They Do?

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Seven Priorities for Project Managers in 2019

ProjectManager.com

Anyone who tells you, with 100% certainty, what 2019 will look like at the start of the year is bonkers. If you want to know what your priorities should be for 2019, look at the way your world was at the end of 2018 and at the start of this year.

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The Best Project Management Blogs for 2019

Online PM Courses

When we did our roundup of the 50 best Project Management Blogs in 2017 it quickly became one of our most popular posts. So, it’s time to refresh our list and put up a new one, in good time for 2019. So, here then is our list of the 52 best Project Management Blogs for 2019.

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How To Make 2019 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Would you like to make 2019 a successful year for your projects? I asked people two questions: What should people managing projects be aware of as we go into 2019 to make 2019 their most successful year ever? What will you be doing in 2019 to have your most successful year ever?

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The 18 Most Influential People in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

The 2019 incarnation of the summit will be in Orlando, Florida from October 20-22. Related: Top Project Management Conferences of 2019. He writes consistently on his blog about software development and lean, Kanban and agile development principles.

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Deciding the Level of Detail Needed for a Release Plan

ProjectManager.com

Details are identified at the beginning of the release, during a period that agile and scrum teams often refer to as “Sprint 0”, Inception or Initiation. Material for this blog was adapted from Choose Your WoW! Agile Project Management The Project Manager Blog

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The Agile Manifesto, Explained

ProjectManager.com

Those who would brand proponents of XP or Scrum or any of the other agile methodologies as “hackers” are ignorant of both the methodologies and the original definition of the term hacker.” Project Management The Project Manager Blog

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What Is the Definition of Done for Agile Teams?

ProjectManager.com

Some of those are Scrum , Extreme Programming, Adaptive System Development, DSDM, Feature Driven Development, Kanban , Cystal and others. There’s also, information radiators, iterative and incremental development, Scrum meetings, timeboxing, use case, user stories and so much more.

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Burndown Chart: What Is It & How Do I Use It?

ProjectManager.com

The burndown chart developed out of the Scrum community and was first used to manage software projects and other related efforts in about the year 2000. By 2002, the burndown chart was gaining in popularity within the Scrum community. Agile Project Management The Project Manager Blog

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100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019

ProProfs Project Management

And, that’s exactly what we cover in this blog. Source: PMI, 2019 ) Tweet this. 24% of companies use Scrum or Agile project management software. The post 100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019 appeared first on ProProfs Learning.

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Develop Better High Performing Teams

ProjectManager.com

This works best when supported by good coaching such as from a scrum master or agile coach.”. Productivity The Project Manager BlogAs we ease into the new year, many organizations’ executive teams are ramping up hiring for new talent.

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Sprint Planning in Scrum (Part 2): How to plan sprints using the Gantt chart

Inloox

Sprint Planning with Gantt Based on the Scrum method, you can define several consecutive sprints with a rough phase-milestone schedule. Finally, the flexibility and iterativeness of Scrum should be maintained. The Scrum Methodology.

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What Is a Kanban Board? Definition & Examples

ProjectManager.com

Kanban was embraced by software developers who used an agile approach to their projects, as it aligns with Scrum in many ways. Project Management The Project Manager BlogA kanban board is a visual workflow tool, where kanban cards represent tasks in a project or production cycle.

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Essentials & New Ideas for an Effective Sprint Retrospective

ProjectManager.com

Scrum, an agile framework for small teams, especially harnesses the benefits of retrospection. Scrum works under the assumption that customers regularly change their minds about what they want or need. The Scrum Master’s Role in a Sprint Retrospective.

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How to Make a Product Vision Everyone Can Appreciate

ProjectManager.com

Once the vision statement has been reviewed by those who created it, share it with others in the organization, such as project stakeholders, the development team, the Scrum master and Agile mentor, if you’re working within a Scrum/Agile framework. You’ve heard of “the big picture.”

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5 Best Project Management Certifications and Courses of 2019

nTask

Likewise, based on IT Project Management Certifications, such as; Agile, Scrum or PMP+ modules, the certified manager can overlook an entire workforce responsible for achieving a milestone. Also Read: Top 30 Most Inspiring Project Management Quotes of 2019.

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Sprint Planning in Scrum (Part 2): How to plan sprints using the Gantt chart

Inloox

Sprint Planning with Gantt Based on the Scrum method, you can define several consecutive sprints with a rough phase-milestone schedule. Finally, the flexibility and iterativeness of Scrum should be maintained. The Scrum Methodology.

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What Do Companies like Apple, Amazon and Google Look for in Project Managers?

Epicflow Blog

This certification course covers Scrum, Kanban, Lean, extreme programming (XP) and test-driven development (TDD). SCRUM certification is a 2-day course that suggests you dive into the Scrum methodology and become a Scrum Master.

51+ Best Project Management Software & Tools [Updated Oct 2019]

ProProfs Project Management

In this blog post, we have described different PM tools in detail, covering their key features, pros, cons, and pricing plans. Features: Supports Kanban, Scrum, and Hybrid models.

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7 Backlog Grooming Tips for Beginners

ProjectManager.com

Related: How to Run a Great Scrum Meeting. Project Management The Project Manager BlogWhether you call it backlog refinement or backlog grooming, it’s a crucial task for product managers and their teams. There is always going to be a backlog, but not all items on that backlog are equal.

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The Grateful Agile Leader

International Institute of Learning

For example, in Scrum, the Scrum Master is a servant leader of the Scrum Team. The Scrum Master should be a servant leader and a grateful leader, not a delegative leader or a directive leader. The post The Grateful Agile Leader appeared first on The IIL Blog.

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seele – Eylean customer story

Eylean

We … The post seele – Eylean customer story appeared first on Agile Blog. Agile Kanban Project Management Scrum Use CasesAbout the company seele is one of the leaders in the world of façade and roof construction.

Scrum vs. Kanban Board: Which One Is Better for Building a Project Plan?

Wrike

Both Scrum and Kanban fall under the Agile methodology umbrella, making them good frameworks for breaking down larger, complex projects into manageable chunks. What is a Scrum Board? Scrum methodology is often budget-friendly due to its simplicity. appeared first on Blog Wrike.

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The Newbie Guide To Agile Project Management

Proofhub

Agile project management with Kanban and Scrum Now that we have looked at what Agile project management is, it’s time to discuss how Agile teams work. Scrum and Kanban. Scrum agile project management Scrum represents the Agile principles best?—?it Kanban and Scrum?—?making

18 Best JIRA Alternatives For Agile Project Management in 2019

Workzone

It supports methodologies such as the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®), Enterprise Scrum, Kanban, DAD, LeSS, or a Hybrid approach and is designed to simplify team adoption, ensure end-to-end visibility, and provide management with insights into progress. Scrum Mate. Agilo For Scrum.

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Dr. Harold Kerzner’s Project Management Predictions for 2020

International Institute of Learning

Techniques such as Agile and Scrum appear to do a better job of measuring and reporting value created through the project, than other approaches. In the future, we can expect more flexible project management approaches such as Agile and Scrum to appear. By Harold Kerzner, Ph.D.

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Advice for New ScrumMasters and Product Owners w/ Kaely Hall

Leading Agile

Blog Post. Kaely’s blog post is here: [link]. ScrumAnd now for something completely different…. Kaely Hall has been working in the capacity of ScrumMaster and Product Owner for the last 16 months.

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7 Tips on How to Manage a Remote Team

nTask

Yes, Sprints are part of Scrum architecture. Scrum is to Agile, as Agile is to Sprints. In that order, if you have been part of an Agile work environment, you may as well know that the scrum master assigns sprints to different teams. There are Scrum meetings in there too, but you won’t be able to have a meeting if you are the only person involved in that “team.” Also Read: The 21 Best Free Productivity Apps of 2019. 36 Best Free Productivity Apps of 2019.

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How to Earn 60 PDUs for Free and Maintain Your PMP®Certification

iZenBridge

If you are looking to know the ways of earning PDUs, you may refer to this blog – “ Ways to earn PDUs for PMIs certification ”. In the current blog, I am focusing on simple ways to How to get 60 PDUs for PMP renewal and continue your PMP® certificate. Certified Scrum Master Program.

How to Manage a Project like a Pro in today’s Work Environment?

nTask

Most of the blog post on this subject matter missed the point. “Not the best way to hold a Scrum meeting. I have seen many Scrum meetings where just a few minutes in, the Scrum Master becomes chums with team members and they all share Facebook IDs for “coordinating.”. Therefore, instead of writing down vague instructions or a post for the sake of increasing traffic to the nTask blog, I will illustrate everything through examples. Beta)’ post on the blog.

27 Best Basecamp Alternatives for Project Management for 2019 (Free and Paid)

Workzone

Here are great paid and free Basecamp alternatives you’ll want to check out in 2019 before making the change with your team. JIRA’s got many types of workflow tools built in (like Scrum and Kanban)—or you can customize and build your own!

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Project Management Tools and Services to Consider for 2020

Brad Egeland

Plus, according to their product roadmap that I've discussed with them, they will be strengthening this even more in their upcoming 2nd gen agile planning and controlling component in their next major release 19 due later in 2019.

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

Besides, Smart Scrum Product Ownership workshop will be also held by Jeff Patton and Jeff Gothelf. Read on: Project Management Trends in Manufacturing in 2019. Willing to attend a project management conference in 2020?

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

Besides, Smart Scrum Product Ownership workshop will be also held by Jeff Patton and Jeff Gothelf. Read on: Project Management Trends in Manufacturing in 2019. Willing to attend a project management conference in 2020?

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24 Best Smartsheet Alternatives For 2019 (Free & Paid)

Workzone

Targetprocess is a project management tool designed for visualizing and managing Agile projects according to Scrum, Kanban or a custom approach. This article originally appeared on the WorkZone Project Management Software blog.

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Five Ways to Identify Your Personal Strengths and Apply Them to Project Work

LiquidPlanner

If you love to write but don’t get a chance to do much at work, explore writing opportunities in your current position like an internal blog or newsletter for your department. Do you prefer team scrums or writing technical specs with no interruptions?

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Earning Leadership PDUs for PMIs Certification

iZenBridge

In this blog, I am sharing tips to earn PDUs for all PMIs certificates under the Leadership category. You can refer my blog on “ How to report Read PDUs ”, which will assist you in reporting PDUs. I hope this blog has answered all your concerns related to how to earn Leadership PDUs.

7 Benefits of Working as a Team for Successful Project Management

nTask

Part of the reason is the misconception about the roles of the scrum master and the project manager. If you haven’t gone through the nTask blog during the last few weeks, here’s a cool post on teamwork activities. Also Read: The 21 Best Free Productivity Apps of 2019. The 23 Best To-do List Apps of 2019 for Personal Task Management. 10 Essential Project Management Skills for Project Managers of 2019. 27 Best Task Management Software for Startups in 2019.

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