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How To Make 2023 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Would you like to make 2023 a successful year for your projects? XP, scrum, lean, etc.) Project managers, and scrum masters for that matter, that wish to stay relevant for years to come need to develop their emotional intelligence and team building skills.

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The Continuity Of Moving Into A New Year (e.g. 2023)

Gunther Verheyen

Although I don’t have fixed moments at which to do it, I like to also regularly reflect and look back in my personal life or when operating my one-person company called Ullizee-Inc (my vehicle to deliver value in four Scrum Service Areas). [It

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10 Project Meetings to Guide Your Project Management Team

ProjectManager.com

Scrum is an agile way of working in which projects are broken into blocks, which are called sprints. The sprint planning meeting involves the scrum master, scrum product manager and the scrum team. This is a collaborative effort called a scrum ceremony.

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Upcoming Webinar Series: Practical Scrum with MS Project Agile

MPUG

Scrum is one of the most used frameworks in Lean-Agile space , among others such as Kanban, eXtreme Programming (XP), or Scrum combined with XP. The Scrum framework comes mainly with three artifacts. Many also consider Sprint, the iteration within Scrum, as another event.

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Scrum Master Interview Guide 2023: The Scrum Master Role

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Scrum Master Interview Guide 2023: The Scrum Master Role If you want to fill a Scrum Master position in your organization, you may find the following interview questions helpful in identifying the right candidate. Scrum is a team sport.

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Scrum as a Mental Model

Agilemania

For many years Scrum has been one of the go-to frameworks for teams adopting or trying to adopt agile ways of working. Some teams have been successful, while others struggle to leverage the benefits of Scrum, achieve agility and deliver value to their stakeholders. Scrum Master.

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Beginners’ Guide to Agile Vs Scrum In Project Management

nTask

If you are new to project management, the multitude of diverse methods, such as the concept of agile vs scrum, may be too intimidating. Multi Project Management Agile Project Management Techniques Scrum

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The 5 Scrum Events Or Ceremonies: The Ultimate In Depth Guide

The Digital Project Manager

The post The 5 Scrum Events Or Ceremonies: The Ultimate In Depth Guide appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Agile is a mindset and there is no such thing as “doing agile.”

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Scrum Roles | What Are They and How to Quantify For Success as an Agile PM

nTask

Scrum employs the Agile methodology to help you complete a project as quickly as possible. Teams who use Scrum well can increase their productivity by 300% to 400%.To To use the Scrum framework, you must first understand the various Scrum […].

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I’m too agile! (with apologies to Right Said Fred)

Kiron Bondale

A Mastodon post inspired me to ask ChatGPT to compose a song about agility in a Weird Al Yankovic take on Right Said Fred’s “I’m too sexy” Hope you like it!

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Agile Mastery Institute in Africa

Growing Agile

As a coach and Scrum Master one thing that always bothered me was the ‘need’ to be certified to show that you are capable of doing the job. Geoff Watts heads up the AMI based in the UK and is trying to help Scrum Masters (and other Scrum roles) be better at what they do.

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Lean Startup and Scrum

Scrum.org

Lean Startup and Scrum Reis and Blank talk about using these ideas to build and scale a business, but the ideas hold true at the product or even feature level. In 2016, Gartner created a diagram that showed how Design Thinking, Lean Startup, and Scrum combined.

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What Your People Need to Succeed in Change Management

Leading Agile

Teach Scrum, SAFe, etc. The core of change management is helping an organization prepare, support, and apply changes to an organization. In execution during an Agile Transformation, it looks different depending on how the organization is going about this change.

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Management Yogi's CHAMP Certification: 5 More Tips on Agile and Hybrid-Agile Management

Management Yogi

Agile Certification Certified Hybrid-Agile Master Professional CHAMP Free Questions (CHAMP) Hybrid-Agile Management Hybrid-Kanban Hybrid-Scrum Hybrid-Scrumban Master Course MS Project Agile Scrum

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Seven Priorities for Project Managers in 2023

ProjectManager.com

Anyone who tells you, with 100 percent certainty, what 2023 will look like at the start of the year is bonkers. If you want to know what your priorities should be for 2023, look at the way your world was at the end of 2022 and at the start of this year.

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46 Best Trello Alternatives For Your Project Management in 2023

Workzone

VivifyScrum is an easy-to-use Scrum and Kanban visualization tool with Sprint, Product Backlog and Burndown charts built right in. Is your board exploding in size? Do you dream about cards and you don’t even work for Hallmark? Getting frustrated with Trello?

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Management Yogi's CHAMP Certification: 5 Tips on Agile and Hybrid-Agile Management

Management Yogi

Agile Certification Certified Hybrid-Agile Master Professional CHAMP Free Questions (CHAMP) Hybrid-Agile Management Hybrid-Kanban Hybrid-Scrum Hybrid-Scrumban Master Course MS Project Agile ScrumLong back in 2014, I wrote 5 important tips for MS Project.

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What is the Rationale for Scrum Teams Implementing Short Sprints

Agilemania

Scrum is a framework used in the Agile product development process for creating complex products. The daily standup meetings during a sprint are referred to as “scrum” sessions. Sprints are the most minor and dependable time intervals for scrum teams. Scrum Master.

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Am I Really Doing Agile?

LiquidPlanner

Implementing Scrum without adding high-discipline engineering practices like these is a common anti-pattern. This question tends to get asked a lot. Sometimes a team is new to agile and just wants to know if they are on the right track.

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Scrum requires Psychological Safety

Scrum.org

In a recent Scrum.org webcast (1) I mentioned that Scrum by its nature, assumes psychological safety exists in order for Scrum as a practice to function. But without psychological safety Scrum and the essential people who enact the framework, may function, but cant’t flourish. .

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A ChatGPT Job Interview for a Scrum Master Position

Scrum.org

TL; DR: A ChatGPT Job Interview for a Scrum Master Position. Can a large language model, not specializing in anything “agile,” pass a screening interview for a Scrum Master position? So, read on and learn whether Scrum Masters will soon be replaced with a chatbot. ??

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Why your customer should care about Scrum

Scrum.org

Let’s face it, your stakeholders couldn’t care less about Scrum or whatever framework you’re using. Scrum is not one of their needs. In domains where Scrum thrives, people don’t know what they want. And that is why they should care about Scrum.

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Why You Should Use Ranged Estimation for Your Projects

LiquidPlanner

The above discussion applies regardless of the planning and scheduling method being used: complete project planning and scheduling, rolling wave or phased, Scrum, Kanban, etc. Deadlines are an inevitable part of project work. The definition of a project includes having a defined end.

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Top 8 Importance Of Leadership In Management

Agilemania

Find Our Upcoming Trainings Beginners Intermediate Advanced Scrum Master (PSM) Training Leading SAFe® 5.1 83% of enterprises believe developing leaders at all levels in a company is essential. However, only 5% of businesses have included leadership development.

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13 Reasons to Choose Agile Project Management Methods

Liquid Planner Productivity

You improve the quality of work life A survey by the Scrum Alliance shows that 85% of respondents believe Scrum continues to improve quality of work life. Are you thinking about introducing agile processes to your project management methodology?

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What is the Right Team Size?

Zen Project Management

The Scrum Master kept an eye open for impediments, but otherwise was focused on the next thing that would improve the team's productivity. Team in front of Computer Code, generated by DALL-E 2 What is the right size for a team? Can it be too big or too small?

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The new project manager’s survival guide: 20 expert tips to follow

Planio

Whether it’s waterfall project management, Agile project management, Scrum, or Kanban. Scrum meeting template. There’s no denying that project management is hard work. Even after decades of learning to master the art of running projects, data shows that over 70% of all projects fail.

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Improving Your Scrum with the Agile Kata (Part I)

Scrum.org

In this blog series, I will take a very focused approach on how the Agile Kata can help increase the radius and quality of Scrum in your organization or team alike. The definition of Scrum is defined in the Scrum Guide.

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Unlock the Power of ChatGPT for your Scrum Team

Scrum.org

TL; DR: ChatGPT Prompts for Scrum Practitioners. Last week, I ran an “interview” with ChatGPT as an applicant for a fictitious Scrum Master position based on questions from Scrum Master Interview Guide. Examples of ChatGPT Prompts for Scrum Practitioners.

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Budget Management

Techno-PM

Scrum Methodology - Scrum methodology is a definite form of agile methodology. Budget management works like a checking mechanism and companies that provide project management services have a working knowledge of trial-and-error methodologies for a long time.

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What to do when team performance tanks: 7 ways to boost team effectiveness

Planio

Team members who see their colleagues get blindsided by decisions that weren’t discussed in scrums can derail trust and psychological safety.

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[VLOG] How to start Scrum for Enterprise Transformation

Scrum.org

If Scrum is one of the options that your company has selected to start the journey towards agility, in this video I will share with you a structured process to start Scrum that I have used in several large scale transformation. What's good this week awesome people?

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Self-managing: Scrum’s most misunderstood phrase 

Scrum.org

According to the Scrum Guide, Scrum Teams are “self-managing, meaning they internally decide who does what, when, and how.” And yet, this simple phrase is one of the most commonly misunderstood in the Scrum Guide.

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What is the Difference Between an Agile Coach and an Enterprise Agile Coach?

Agilemania

Agile and Scrum are the two most popular names in the industry. In short, an Agile Coach’s goal is to help organizations or multiple teams improve their Scrum process for fast and quality results. Whereas, Agile coach mainly works with Scrum Masters, Product Owners, etc.

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Agile Transformation: ChatGPT or McBoston?

Scrum.org

Professional Scrum Master Training w/ PSM I Certificate — Live Virtual Class: February 7-10, 2023. How to Create ChatGPT Prompts Generally, ChatGPT prompts comprise several elements: I define in what capacity ChatGPT shall interact with the prompts; for example, as a Scrum Master.

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Using the Prime Directive to avoid Retrospective Witch Hunts!

Scrum.org

The Retrospective is a critical meeting in the Scrum Framework. As a reminder: The Retrospective in Scrum is a regular event that takes place at the end of each Sprint, which is a time-boxed iteration of work in the Scrum framework.

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Intro to Scrum (2 of 16): What is the Theory Behind Scrum?

Scrum.org

Scrum is a really popular way for agile teams to deliver. But what are some of the underlying ideas that make Scrum work? What's the theory behind it all? In a hurry? Read the video transcript

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Project Problem-Solving and Decision-Making

International Institute for Learning

Newly created flexible methodologies, such as Agile and Scrum, may require different techniques for problem-solving and decision-making. By Dr. Harold Kerzner. Most project managers appear to have a reasonably good understanding of what is meant by project problem-solving and decision-making.

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Leading Without Being the Boss: Tips for Product People

International Institute for Learning

By Roman Pichler The Need for Guidance and the Lack of Transactional Power Product success is not something you can achieve on your own as a product manager or Scrum product owner.

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Intro to Scrum (1 of 16): What is the Scrum Framework?

Scrum.org

Many agile teams are using Scrum. But what is the Scrum Framework? Sometimes in whole, sometimes just part of it. What is its intent? Watch this video to find out. In a Hurry? Read the video transcript.

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