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2021 Online & On-Site Events for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

2021 is going to be full of both online and offline events for project managers engaged in different areas of business: construction and engineering, IT, healthcare, and many others. Biggest Online Project Management Conferences in 2021. Don’t miss your place on the Agile beach!

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Overview and Key Themes of IIL’s 2021 Agile & Scrum Online Conference

International Institute for Learning

IIL’s 6th annual Agile and Scrum Online Conference: Co-Create for Greater Value opens on June 3, 2021. Today, agile concepts have expanded well into nearly every industry, across products and services. Where do teams even begin with agile transformation?

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What Is Agile Transformation?

Leading Agile

Is Agile Transformation simply about making a culture shift, or should we start with processes and go from there? But what does it really take to enable successful Agile Transformation? Often, Agile is implemented as a process change. Dependencies in organizations kill Agility.

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Psychological safety might help to reduce “zombie” projects

Kiron Bondale

They might place greater faith in senior leadership’s ability to overcome significant issues with the project. If you liked this article, why not pick up my book Easy in Theory, Difficult in Practice which contains 100 other lessons on project leadership?

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Project Management Predictions for 2021

International Institute for Learning

With these three components as part of the project’s success criteria, companies must ask themselves when creating a portfolio of strategic projects, “Why expend resources and work on this project if the intent is not to create sustainable business value?” By Harold Kerzner, Ph.D.

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Why Agile Transformation Fails | AgileIndy 2021

Leading Agile

This is Mike Cottmeyer's talk from AgileIndy 2021 on The Executive's Guide to Why Agile Transformation Fails. Announcer] This is Mike Cottmeyer’s talk from AgileIndy, 2021 on “Why Agile Transformation Fails.” It was always large scale agile stuff.

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Overview and Key Themes of IIL’s 2021 Agile & Scrum Online Conference_wk

International Institute for Learning

IIL’s 6th annual Agile and Scrum Online Conference: Co-Create for Greater Value opens on June 3, 2021. Today, agile concepts have expanded well into nearly every industry, across products and services. Where do teams even begin with agile transformation?

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Building an Effective Agile Transformation Consultant Team

Leading Agile

An Agile Transformation Consultant who wants to lead a successful Transformation is going to need more than a deep understanding of Agile. In a recent blog post, we discussed the various types of Agile Transformation Coaches needed to run a sustainable Transformation.

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Review Blue Striped Frog – The agile community – Magazine (3rd edition)

Henny Portman

The first article gives an impression of a walk and talk in the surroundings of Loon op Zand with Theo van Kessel, APG, about the role of leadership in agile transformations. It’s about sustainable change and the importance of feedback. Agile English Post review TOAH

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?? Adapt How You Lead for Agile Success — Johanna Rothman at the Agile Camp Berlin 2021

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Adapt How You Lead for Agile Success w/ Johanna Rothman — ACB21. Too many people say, “With agile, we don’t need no stinkin’ managers.” However, because managers create and refine the culture, modern managers create and refine the agile culture.

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Transformation Coaching vs Agile Coaching

Leading Agile

Although there is not a written rule on the difference between an Agile or Transformation coach, in my experience there is a distinct difference. . Agile Coaching. Agile coaching is the outcome of successful Transformation coaching. .

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A Complete Guide to the What and Why of Business Agility

Agilemania

This has stirred up the topic of today’s discussion- Business Agility. According to a Mckinsey Study, Business Agility effected the following outcomes-. In case you are keen to know about Business Agility, this blog post will serve as a guide. What is Business Agility?

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Review 12.5 years AGILE in the Netherlands

Henny Portman

Xebia published an interactive e-magazine Agile NXT ‘ 12.5 years AGILE in the Netherlands – more than a decade of agile captured in compelling stories and next steps for the future’. He doesn’t believe in agile leadership exists. agility English Post review

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Helping team members avoid the fears of working remotely

Kiron Bondale

Encourage your team members to work a sustainable pace and to come to you if they are not confident in pushing back when someone asks them to take on more work than they feel comfortable juggling. Agile Project Management Psychological Safety management failure Risk management team building

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How do you implement SAFe agile in your organization?

Agilemania

Scaled Agile Framework has taken the corporate world by storm. 37% of the respondents reported that their organizations used SAFe to scale agile. Source: 15th State of Agile Survey. 41% proclaimed absence of leadership to be the main problem. Sustain and enhance.

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Scaled Agile Framework: Understand SAFe® and Its 4 Core Values

Agilemania

Core Values of Scaled Agile Framework ®. Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) is the world’s leading framework for business agility. The Lean-Agile Leadership has a pivotal role in creating an environment that fosters safety and trust that enables transparency.

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Beyond Agile Gratitude #2 - Lean Thinking and the Kanban Method

Mike Griffiths

Now that my Beyond Agile book has been published, I would like to thank people who helped shape its content and ideas. The Kanban Method can teach agile practitioners many useful ideas about incremental improvement, successful organizational change, and improved team performance.

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Beyond Agile Gratitude #1 – Weaving People and Process

Mike Griffiths

Now that my Beyond Agile book has been published, I would like to thank some people who helped shape its content and ideas. Agile approaches combine a mixture and equal balance of people and process approaches to delivery.

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What is Organizational Agility, Really?

Scrum.org

So what is organizational agility? I have seen agility measured as the number of "agile teams" and the "number of training attendees" more often than I like to admit. . Maybe we can talk about what organizational agility is not - in a word - bs. work-sustainability.

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What is the difference between Leading SAFe vs SAFe Agilis?

Agilemania

Participants in the class gain insights into mastering Business Agility to thrive in the competitive market. We discuss how to establish team and technical agility and organize and re-organize around the flow of value. Learn and apply Lean-Agile Mindset values and principles.

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Agile Transformation: ChatGPT or McBoston?

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Agile Transformation with ChatGPT or McBoston? I was interested in learning more about a typical daily challenge many agile practitioners face: How shall we successfully pursue an agile transformation? Make the approach more agile.

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SAFe Simply Explained (Part 1): Core Competencies and Principles

Inloox

Agility should no longer be a new term for most project managers. High flexibility, adaptability and increased communication are just a few of the benefits that have led to significant improvements through the introduction of agile work processes in organizations. So agility in itself is nothing new for many companies. In most cases, however, previous experience is based only on the small-scale use of Scrum or other agile methods in individual departments.

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Digital Transformation – 11-Step Ticking Clock Model

Henny Portman

In Future Thinking, the leadership team strategically examines how digital will reshape their offer, the strategy and themselves. The third stage ensures continuality and sustainability. agility English Post

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2022 Online and In-Person Events for Project/Resource Managers and Industry Professionals

Epicflow Blog

is the largest regional conference in Central Europe that will cover two areas of focus – Agile Software Development and Product Design & Management.

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I #ChooseToChallenge our Agile Community

Scrum.org

And if you subscribe to the natural alignment of feminine leadership qualities with what we seek to enable in agile and the future of work, then you must agree women agilists are uniquely positioned to dynamically change the world and make it a better place. Sustainable pace.

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The BCG Growth Share Matrix Diagram

The Strategic Project Manager

The whole framework is fundamentally about cash flow, where older, more stable, and well-established businesses produce the cash flow to finance high growth businesses for having a productive, balanced, and sustainable enterprise.

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?? Daniel Stillman: Designing Powerful Questions to help you Coach, Create, Connect and Lead

Scrum.org

Learn from Daniel Stillman how designing powerful questions helps you coach, create, connect, and lead from the 35th Hands-on Agile meetup of October 5, 2021. ?? You can sign up here for the ‘Food for Agile Thought’ newsletter and join 33,000-plus other subscribers. ??

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The Transformation Journey: Lessons Learned

Planview Blog

It can be challenging to expand Agile practices beyond IT and development teams. Planview is committed to helping our customers with this transition and to that end, Chief Product Officer Patrick Tickle and I recently presented a webinar on “ Leading an Agile Transformation.”.

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Leading Through Change: 5 Ways to Help Your Team Cope With A Crisis (Or Any Other Major Transition)

Planio

Your team is looking to you for answers and for leadership. Here’s an example: Planio was built as a sustainable business. As an Agile team , our product and project management works in small iterations.

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Why External Agile Coaches Are Better for Your Agile Transformation

Agilemania

Agile is in the news yet again. In the 15th State of Agile Report, 94% of the respondents reported that their company is using Agile while 65% report that their organization has significant experience with Agile. What is Agile? Why Agile?

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An Introduction to Studios

Leading Agile

In this video, Our Chief Technology Officer Matt Van Vleet will reveal our roadmap for building the new LeadingAgile Studios, our newest offerings to enable clients to use their capabilities to gain the strength, Agility, and craftsmanship to take on digitally native organizations in the marketplace.

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The Fundamental Guide To Agile Coaches And Their Roles and Responsibilities

Agilemania

Agile is a word that was added to the corporate dictionary two decades ago and is still relevant today. The Agile adoption rate increase from 37% in 2020 to 86% in 2021 has left the business world stunned. An Agile Coach ! . Take baby steps to become an Agile Coach today!

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How to Stay Lean While you Scale Your Product Team From Product/Market Fit to Growth

Planio

Whether you’re a founder who’s ready to pass the torch to a dedicated product team or a PM fighting for more resources, this guide will help you through the process of scaling your product team, staying lean, and growing sustainably. Sustain acceleration.

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Process Improvement Plan: Everything You Need to Know

ProProfs Project Management

Promotes Organizational Agility. How To Use: The key principles of the 5S methodology involves: Sorting, Straightening or Setting in Order, Shining, Standardizing, and Sustaining. Being in a leadership position limits your vision to macro-level bearings.

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Abandoning Scrum: Can a Scrum Team Decide to Quit Scrum?

Scrum.org

You can sign up here for the ‘Food for Agile Thought’ newsletter and join 32,000-plus other subscribers. ?? However, before taking that step, they need to have identified a better way of creating value for the customers and a sustainable business for the organization.

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Webinar Recap: SIPOC Workshop Facilitation – Part 3: Workshop Facilitation and Questions

MPUG

Well, through it all, there’s a difference between leadership and management. And what I’ve seen is our surgeons of leadership style training. Jeff: So leadership is about the people skills.

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71 Scrum Product Owner Interview Questions (2): Internal Stakeholders & Product Roadmaps

Scrum.org

You can sign up here for our weekly ‘Food of Agile Thought newsletter’ and join 29k other subscribers. ?? Join us on February 3, 2021: Hands-on Agile #29: Scrum Guide 2020 — Reloaded. Read more: 11 Proven Stakeholder Communication Tactics during an Agile Transition.).

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Hiring a Professional Product Owner

Scrum.org

This represents my best efforts to pull together a specification of the Product Owner accountability from the Scrum Guide, agile practitioners, and a little bit of experience. One of my customers is asking me about the accountabilities of a Product Owner and how they break down.

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The Scrum Master Is An FFFCDO For Developers!

Scrum.org

What kind of leadership and service is the Scrum Master as FFFCDO demonstrating? MOTIVATIONS SUSTAINING THE DRAMA. The Roots Of Agile Suffering. How To Design An Agile Coaching Alliance

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How We Reduced Cycle Time from 164 Days to 8 Days in 6 Months

Scrum.org

What adjustments were made in the entire organization as part of a 4 year Agile enablement? What challenges was this specific Agile Team facing when this journey began? What 4 key sets of adjustments made by the specific Agile Team that is the subject of this case study?

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