Review Agile Portfolio Management

Henny Portman

There are not that many books on agile portfolio management, so I am curious what the book Agile Portfolio Management – A guide to the methodology and its successful implementation “knowledge that sets you apart” written by Klaus Nielsen, offers.

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Too many rules makes agility impossible

Henny Portman

One of the principles of the Agile Manifesto is “ Simplicity—the art of maximizing the amount of work not done—is essential ”. If you look at some agile frameworks or ways of working, you can ask yourself if the rule makers force you to be rule taker or rule breaker. Agile manifesto.

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ONEPOINT Projects - Scaled Agile Done Right

Brad Egeland

COMBINING THE BEST OF STANDARDS-BASED PPM WITH SCALED AGILE ​ ONEPOINT's innovative, hybrid approach to project management allows you to combine the best of Scaled Agile with all major features of common PM standards including PMI, IPMA and PRINCE2. Work smarter by taking advantage of fully integrated agile methodologies such as Kanban boards complementing proven, traditional tools like WBS and Gantt charts.

What are the Best Project Management Books?

Online PM Courses

Innovative Techniques for Project Management. The Project Manager’s Guide to Mastering Agile: Principles and Practices for an Adaptive Approach. Chuck Cobb is a good friend of Online PM Courses, and if you want to learn Agile Project Management , then we recommend his courses. Agile Project Management for Dummies. This is not the book if you want a rigorous text on applying Agile to your projects. Managing successful projects with PRINCE2.

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Why the Stage Gate Process will Make You a Better Project Manager

Online PM Courses

Gateway (PRINCE2). We’ll examine the case for applying the stage gate principle to Agile projects towards the end of this article. There, product managers created a five-stage process in 1986, which they called their ‘stage-gate innovation’ Then, in 1991, a senior Corning IT executive borrowed the process and moved it to a project environment. ’ PRINCE2 and the UK Government refer to Gate 0 – Strategic Assessment. Phase Gates in Agile?

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Top 10 Project Management Methodologies – An Overview

ProjectManager.com

Agile Methodology. What It Is: In a nutshell, Agile project management is an evolving and collaborative way to self-organize across teams. How do you know if agile is for you? Related: Agile vs Waterfall and the Rise of Hybrid Projects. PRINCE2.

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What Is a Product Breakdown Structure (PBS)? Templates & Examples Included

ProjectManager.com

The product breakdown structure can be used in any product management situation, though it stems from the PRINCE2 methodology. Let’s take a look at this PRINCE2 Wiki page on project plans, which has a product breakdown structure example. PBS accredited to PRINCE2 Wiki.

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Which Project Management Methodology is Right for Your Team?

Scoro

Agile. Agile project management relies on building, refining, and improving a project as it goes along. The primary advantage of Agile approach: Offers room for flexibility rather than forcing you to follow a “step-by-step” methodology. When to choose Agile methodology?

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Which Project Management Methodology is Right for Your Team?

Scoro

Agile. Agile project management relies on building, refining, and improving a project as it goes along. The primary advantage of Agile approach: Offers room for flexibility rather than forcing you to follow a “step-by-step” methodology. When to choose Agile methodology?

Project Management Trends [2022]

Rebel’s Guide to PM

We see technology evolving, new tools, consolidation, innovation and more. I believe the PMO will have to focus on those more strategic areas and shift away from specifically defining the teams and resources that will do the work,” says Bill Raymond, host of the Agile in Action podcast.

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Top 20 Project Management Methodologies & their Scions: Which One You Should Choose & Why?

Taskque

Here are the 20 most popular project management methodologies and their scions: Agile. PRINCE2. Agile. Agile project management methodology follows an iterative model to bring continuous improvements and ensure consistent product delivery. With feedback on every iteration and client involvement throughout the process, you can deliver a product that satisfies your clients, thanks to agile. PRINCE2.

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Top 20 Project Management Methodologies & their Scions: Which One You Should Choose & Why?

Taskque

Here are the 20 most popular project management methodologies and their scions: Agile. PRINCE2. Agile. Agile project management methodology follows an iterative model to bring continuous improvements and ensure consistent product delivery. With feedback on every iteration and client involvement throughout the process, you can deliver a product that satisfies your clients, thanks to agile. PRINCE2.

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Project Management Methodologies 101: The What, Why, How, & Types Explained

ProProfs Project Management

Agile Methodology. The Agile project management methodology emerged in 2001, and it is still fast catching up and proving to be a vital tool in the arsenal of most modern project managers. How are Waterfall and Agile Framework Different? Pros and Cons of Agile Framework: Pros.

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Overseeing 135 book reviews, what stands out?

Henny Portman

In my Bird’s eye view on the agile forest article I already describe and position approximately 70 agile frameworks. It now even contains a number of frameworks that help you achieve a more agile, organization-wide culture to support your agile delivery framework implementation.

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#PMOT – Who are the Project Managers on Twitter to Follow?

Online PM Courses

And we mustn’t forget that there are other widely used hashtags in the #PMOT community, like #Agile, #PMO, and #PMP. We make Agile teams become amazing, check out our free online masterclass: agilesumo.com. Chris’s Article at Online PM Courses: Why You can No longer Ignore Agile Methodologies. Agile Project Management Author, Mentor, and Instructor. We promote all of Chuck’s Agile PM courses. Agile Alliance: @ AgileAlliance. PMOT #Agile.

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Evidence-based Management: Gathering the metrics

Scrum.org

In my experience, organisations recognize agility as a means to improve their value, yet tend to lack focus and commitment to moving towards it. Let’s forget as well the 20 years of the success of agility when there is focus and courage. Ability to Innovate Metrics.

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10 LinkedIn Groups every Entrepreneur & Project Manager should join

Taskque

Another large group accommodating 370,842 members, where you can discuss anything related to project management including PMP certification, PMBOK PDU, Prince2, software development, CMMI, IEEE, ISO, Six Sigma, Agile, Scrum, ITIL & PMO. In this group constituting 20,939 members, there is a huge opportunity for project managers to learn the agile methodologies, tools, and discipline needed to run an effective team. Starting a business is not everybody’s cup of tea.

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How to Pick a Project Management Methodology for Success

Clarizen

Agile. Common in software development, Agile is a customer focused project management methodology that places a large amount of emphasis on people and software rather than strict processes and documentation procedures. The goal of Agile is to be able to iterate and maneuver in line with changing client needs or project circumstances. The Critical Path Method (CPM) has been around for more than half a century and could be considered the opposite of Agile. PRINCE2.

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4 Ways to Supercharge Your PMO

Brad Egeland

One that allows you to combine the best of Scaled Agile with all major features of common PM standards including PMI, IPMA and PRINCE2. With a hybrid PPM you can work smarter by taking advantage of fully integrated agile methodologies such as Kanban boards complementing proven, traditional tools like WBS and Gantt charts. I was reading a survey indicating that almost 90% of organizations now have some form of project management office (PMO).

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The Best 53 Project Management Blogs You Should Be Reading

Paymo App

What to expect: Mike’s blog helps software development teams improve their work through Agile and Scrum. These will give you the incentive and knowledge to implement Agile and Scrum in your own organization. What is Agile Project Management? Ten Things the Beatles Taught Me About Being Agile. What to expect: As a Lean and Agile project management expert, Corinna Baldauf shares her knowledge to help PM professional find and fix process problems. Agile Alliance.

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Socio political complexity and project management

Susanne Madsen

If you’re working on a highly innovative project or a project that is dependent on external world events, the emergent complexity will be high. Change can be good if we open our minds to it and become more agile in our approaches. PRINCE2 or a similar framework is rolled out across the organisation, which gives teams a common language. The organisation is agile and sees change as an opportunity. ​I recently heard Stephen Carver speak about complexity.

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4 Project Management Trends of 2020: What to Prepare for?

Epicflow Blog

The most popular PM methodologies are as follows: Agile (Scrum, Kanban). Prince2. They use, for instance, so-called ‘Wagile’ (Waterfall + Agile), ‘Scrumban’ (Scrum + Kanban), or ‘Lean Six Sigma’ (Lean + Six Sigma) frameworks.

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Improving big data project management

Ganttic

Big data certainly has a major influence on the way companies can be restructured and improved to drive innovation and growth so it’s crucial that people involved in big data projects fully understand how to realise the benefits.

100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019

ProProfs Project Management

80% of federal IT projects were self-described as ‘iterative’ or ‘Agile’ in 2017. 93% of communication service providers are using agile project management methodologies. Only 11% of companies use the Agile project management methodology. 71% of respondents use the Agile project management methodology more frequently than in previous years. PRINCE2 is the least popular project management methodology. Project management is an essential part of every organization.

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Project Management Tools and Services to Consider for 2020

Brad Egeland

ONEPOINT is a hybrid PPM tool – offering the best of agile and traditional PM in one solution. 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. You can plan work and schedule your resources in a standard or agile mode.

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Misunderstanding Making Decisions in the Presence of Uncertainty

Herding Cats

This is the motivation for short work intervals found in agile development. . Using the Agile Methodology to Mitigate the Risks of Highly Adaptive Projects,” Dana Roberson and Mary Anne Herndon, 10 th Annual CMMI Technology Conference And User Group , November 5 – 8, 2012, Denver, CO. Hybrid–Agile Software Development Anti–Patterns, Risks, and Recommendations,” Paul E. Agile Development and Software Architecture: Understanding Scale and Risk,” Robert L.

What is Taylorism, and why Waterfall is just the tip of the iceberg!

Scrum.org

For many people, the traditional project management methodologies (see PMI / PRINCE2) are the root of the problems that birthed Waterfall. His innovations in industrial engineering, particularly in time and motion studies, paid off in dramatic improvements in productivity.

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Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

This blog page is dedicated to the resources used to assess risks, their impacts, and handling strategies for software-intensive systems using traditional and agile development methods. Risk Characteristic of Agile Project Management Methodologies and Responses to Them,” Wojciech Walczak and Dorota Kuchta, Operations Research and Decisions , No. Agility, Risk, and Uncertainty, Part 1 How Risk Impacts Agile Architecture,” Michael Waterman, IEEE Software , March/April 2018, pp.

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53 Best Project Management Software Solutions for Your Team in 2022

Workzone

Also, if you don’t use agile project methodologies, you won’t find Zenkit useful. Pros: VersionOne is designed for software development projects built around Agile and Scrum project methodologies. Cons: VersionOne is an enterprise, Agile-based, lifecycle management platform.

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A Compendium of Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

This blog page is dedicated to the resources used to manage the risk encountered on software-intensive systems using traditional and agile development methods. Risk Characteristic of Agile Project Management Methodologies and Responses to Them,” Wojciech Walczak and Dorota Kuchta, Operations Research and Decisions , No. Risks Characteristic of Agile Project Management Methodologies and Responses to Them,” Wojciech Walczak and Dorota Kuchta, Operations Research and Decisions , No.

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My Journey as a Scrum Master

Scrum.org

Always eager to learn more, I registered for a certification program by which I could learn BiSL , ASL , ITIL , and PRINCE2. Rini worked at Prowareness and by attending their monthly meetups I became familiar with this Agile consultancy agency in the Netherlands & India. After a while, something strange happened… Somehow people started to call me an “Agile Coach”, it even became my official title at Prowareness. Unfortunately, I didn’t enjoy being an Agile Coach.

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53 Best Project Management Software Solutions for Your Team

Workzone

Also, if you don’t use agile project methodologies, you won’t find Zenkit useful. Pros: VersionOne is designed for software development projects built around Agile and Scrum project methodologies. Cons: VersionOne is an enterprise, Agile-based, lifecycle management platform.

What Is a PMO? (Infographic)

Wrike

Project management is a discipline loaded with acronyms: PMP, PRINCE2, CPM, WBS, PMBOK, PMI… and about 150 others. 33%: Agile Project Management. If their organizations seek more agility, PMOs must be ready to shift how they work to accommodate. Balance the need for innovation with the need for stability. And as new technology emerges and companies seek more innovation, PMOs must evolve to remain relevant and valuable.

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