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If minutes are produced from your daily standups, your delivery process may be fragile

Kiron Bondale

The latest version of the Scrum Guide states “ The Developers can select whatever structure and techniques they want, as long as their Daily Scrum focuses on progress toward the Sprint Goal and produces an actionable plan for the next day of work.

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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.

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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. Agile and Scrum concepts are about everyone on a team coming together, and being empowered to work towards an end goal, with a customer-first mindset.

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Project Manager Job Description (with free copy+paste examples!)

Anything that has a start and a finish, resulting in a product, is a project and its life cycle requires the oversight and leadership of a project manager. A project manager either takes a leadership role with an existing project team or creates one. Leadership skills.

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7 Key Considerations for Building the Perfect PMO


If you are reading this then you must be considering setting up a PMO or have concluded your approach to project management is not working and you are in the process of analyzing, dismantling and preparing to rebuild it. Ensure PMO support from your organizational leadership.

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Project Management Predictions for 2021

International Institute for Learning

Historically, most of the changes appeared in the methodology, processes, tools, and techniques. Techniques such as agile and Scrum appear to do a better job measuring and report value created through the project than other approaches. By Harold Kerzner, Ph.D.

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The Scrum Guide - A Leader’s Perspective

Scrum - The Leader’s Perspective. If you’re leading Scrum Teams or generally are a leader in an organization that’s leveraging Scrum? Are you feeling a bit left out after reading the Scrum Guide ? In this series of blogs, we’ll talk about leadership outside the Scrum Team.

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How to manage projects from kickoff to launch


Not only are you expected to know about Agile, scrum, and waterfall, but PMBOK , PRINCE2, Gantt Charts, and Cumulative Flow Diagrams! The 5 phases of the project management process. Scrum. The 5 phases of the project management process. Scrum.

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The Roles & Responsibilities of a Scrum Master


Please stick with us to learn more about Scrum Master JD and for more details related to it. . What is Scrum? Scrum is a framework that generates value through adaptive solutions for complex problems. Have you ever wondered what its name is SCRUM? Who is a Scrum Master?

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The Roles & Responsibilities of a Scrum Master


Please stick with us to learn more about Scrum Master JD and for more details related to it. . What is Scrum? Scrum is a framework that generates value through adaptive solutions for complex problems. Have you ever wondered what its name is SCRUM? Who is a Scrum Master?

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PMI-ACP and My New Book “Beyond Agile: Achieving Success with Situational Knowledge and Skills”

Leading Answers

In addition to an agnostic understanding of Lean, Kanban, Scrum and other agile approaches, we also agreed people should know about the basics of servant leadership, conflict management, team decision making, and coaching.

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Project Management Blog Roundup: The Best of 2021


Tuck into some of the best project management blogs of 2021. Or even guidance on the process of becoming a PM. We’re sharing it here with you in the hopes that you can make 2021 your year to shine. Keep reading: In 2021 flexibility is king.

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Scrum Guide 2020: True leadership is an attitude

The path towards true leadership. The readers going through this piece more or less know the definition of a Scrum Master. Currently, major tension managed by the Scrum Masters can be said to be the tension between a specific purpose, and associated safety.

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7 Tips To Lead And Coach Remote Project Management Teams


Does it run on seamless systems and processes? Methodologies like Agile project management, Kanban, Scrum, and Scrumban work great for remote teams. Then, use your employees’ feedback to improve your processes.

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Before checking if your team is agile…

Kiron Bondale

The first team member wouldn’t perceive that the communication process was valuable and their frustration with the situation demonstrates that they weren’t made to feel awesome. Scrum highlights inspection and adaptation as two of its three pillars but these are valued in other agile methods as well. “ (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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15 Powerful Enterprise Project Management Software Tools For 2021


Align resources in line with the leadership’s vision. Inconsistent processes across project teams. What I like most: user-friendly interface, provides a nice user experience, Agile SCRUM/Kanban support out of the box.

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Is a Scrum Master an Agile Coach?

The Scrum Master and Agile Coaching. In the agile enterprise, a Scrum Master has three key areas of accountability [1]: Coaching teams by promoting cross-functionality and helping them to self-manage and self-organise within guardrails set by executive. How does the Scrum Master Coach?

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What is Manager’s role in Scrum?

There is a piece of information that is missing in the Scrum Guide. Where is the role of Manager in Scrum? The missed-out information makes many organisations confused if they have a similar place and adopts Scrum or present an Agile transformation. Or a scrum master?

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Virtual Learning in 2021: The 7 Trends to Look out for

International Institute for Learning

With hope for rosier days ahead, what does 2021 hold for learning and development (L&D) professionals and online training? Adopting Agile and Scrum approaches in L&D. Scrum is a framework often used to implement Agile. By Pamela S. Hogle.

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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.” I don’t mean Scrum.

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Should Managers Attend Retrospectives? — Making Your Scrum Work #19

There are plenty of failure possibilities with Scrum. Given that Scrum is a framework with a reasonable yet short “manual,” this effect should not surprise anyone. A classic discussion is whether it is appropriate that (line) managers attend the Retrospectives of the Scrum team.

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The value of incremental delivery in Scrum

At the time, I was the Scrum Master for a team that was building an online application, and the Product Owner did not intend to release the new application to production until it was complete. Data integration layer, or save process : the part of the form that interacts with the database.

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Ideas for Scrum’s Sprint Retrospective Event

When using the Scrum framework, the Retrospective is the final event in a Sprint. During this event, the team discusses how the Sprint went regarding individuals, interactions, processes, tools, and their Definition of Done. Scrum Training. Professional Scrum Master - $1095.

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So What Does a Scrum Master Do?

What does a Scrum Master do? Scrum is an agile project management framework that enables teams to deliver value in 30 days or less. Arguably the most famous role in Scrum is the Scrum Master. Scrum has a strong focus on collaboration through high value conversations.

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How to Win with Agile Resistant Teams — Agile Camp Berlin 2021

In this highly engaging speaker session from the Agile Camp Berlin 2021, Scott Weiner shares a case study on how to master an agile transition by creating agile resistant teams based on common sense, team autonomy, and the psychology of metrics. ??

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Guide to Building a Career as a Scrum Master

Are you interested in becoming a Scrum Master, but you are yet to have any experience? In the last seven years, I have assisted several interested and enthusiastic professionals to become Scrum Masters. I gradually elevated to the role of a Scrum Master. . .

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Weighted Shorted Job First (WSJF) – The Prioritization Technique used in SAFe®


Supports the use of decision rules to decentralize the decision-making process. Preeth is a pragmatic coach, Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) & SAFe 5.0 and is passionate about all things agile and leadership.

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What Does It Mean for The Scrum Master to Be a True Leader as Written on Scrum Guide?

The recent update on Scrum Guide has leveraged the accountability of the Scrum Master. In fact, the very first few lines of the Scrum definition section in Scrum Guide immediately starts with the explanation of what the Scrum Master does in the organisation.

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52 Scrum Master Interview Questions

. . 52 Scrum Master Interview Questions. . Want to be ready for that tough Scrum Master interview? Here are 52 questions that will help you really ace the upcoming interview and give you confidence during your Scrum Master interview. The Scrum Master Questions.

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How can you measure the impact of your Scrum Masters?

Have you been wondering how you can measure the impact of your Scrum Masters? And how these Scrum Masters or Agile coaches can really help with the bottom-line result? More importantly, will more Scrum Masters significantly improve the overall result?

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How To Become a Successful SAFe Agile Coach?


The organizations start with few teams initially, and it is easier to follow simple & lightweight frameworks like Scrum or Kanban at this stage. The framework lets the executives get involved in the entire process, which means the system has the support of executives.

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Three Essential Agile Failure Patterns in 7:31 Minutes—Making Your Scrum Work #12

There are plenty of failure possibilities with Scrum. Given that Scrum is a framework with a reasonable yet short “manual,” this effect should not surprise anyone. Join Stefan in one of his upcoming Professional Scrum training classes ! Making Your Scrum Work #4.

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Can the Scrum Master and the Product Owner be the same person?

Most people ask me a question: Hey Venkatesh, can you tell me that whether a person can simultaneously handle the responsibilities of a Scrum Master and a Product Owner at the same time? We need to turn the pages of the Scrum Guide for a clear definition. Scrum Guide’, 2020) . .

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Forming, storming, norming and performing for Agile teams

In the Norming phase, teams become more comfortable with each other and more familiar with their processes. I have not included this stage because Scrum Teams generally support products rather than short-term initiatives. . Scrum Values. What to learn more about Scrum?

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SAFe 5 as a Framework for Leveraging and Exploiting the Product Life Cycle


Product life cycle is linked to creativity, invention, and insight – a method, a discipline, and a formal process followed by a company from the initial conception of an idea till the market launch of the physical product. and is passionate about all things agile and leadership.

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Winning Office Politics – 3 tips that Scrum Masters can use

Great Scrum Masters are professionals who have swiftly mastered the delicate art of convincingly winning in the field of office politics. . I concentrated on creating a healthy community of different Scrum Masters, productively shifting my focus.

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

They are derived from my fourteen years of practical experience with XP and Scrum, serving both as Product Owner and Scrum Master and interviewing dozens of Product Owner candidates on behalf of my clients. Join us on February 3, 2021: Hands-on Agile #29: Scrum Guide 2020 — Reloaded.

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Is your team “pretending” to be agile?

Within software teams, agile adoption grew from 37% in 2020 to 86% in 2021. . When this happens, Scrum (or any other agile method) merely becomes window dressing without much value. The Daily Scrum is a status update instead of a mini planning session. Daily Scrum.

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

Epicflow Blog

The first area will involve topics related to Agile, Lean, Scrum, Kanban, System Thinking, and other methods for improving the software development process.

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


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. In most cases, however, previous experience is based only on the small-scale use of Scrum or other agile methods in individual departments. SAFe is continuously improved and evolved, with the latest version 5 released in February 2021.

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