What is PRINCE2 Agile All About?

Arras People

I have been working with PRINCE2 before it became PRINCE2 and for the last 10 years I have been a PRINCE2 trainer and consultant so I am already sold on PRINCE2. I have also been a software developer and used agile development methods and have never seen the two as being in conflict. The new PRINCE2 Agile guide has been created to provide guidance for blending the PRINCE2 project management approach with agile delivery methods.

What is the Difference Between PRINCE2 Agile and APMG Agile Project Management?

Arras People

In this guest post, Simon Harris responds to a question from a reader about the two different Agile project management courses which are available. What is the difference between PRINCE2 Agile and APMG Agile Project Management? A counterpoint would be that Agile Project Management (Agile PM) is based on DSDM Atern while PRINCE2 Agile “integrates any agile development approach you want”. The RAD movement predates Agile.

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Spend £90 Become PRINCE2 Agile Foundation Qualified

Arras People

PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation has just been launched and April is the month where the certification is piloted with the project management marketplace. You can take the PRINCE2 Agile Foundation course online now, pay no examination fee and receive your certification, all for a price of £90. More details are available on the registration page here – PRINCE2 Agile Foundation. Why PRINCE2 Agile? PRINCE2 PRINCE2 Agile Foundation

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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Let’s Be Agile Together!

Arras People

As a project manager of many years experience, working both pan sector and discipline, whilst using many different flavours of methodology I have to admit that I am still struggling to position the “Agile” movement in terms of delivering projects. Coming from a manufacturing background I have exposure to Lean (make to stock) and Agile (make to order) and TOC in terms of delivering products. My call to action; Let’s be agile together!

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What Does Agile Mean in the Job Market?

Arras People

What does Agile mean? I have been asked this question three times over the last week which has prompted me to try to clarify the term “Agile”. I understand the frustration because the term “Agile” is pretty generic and can mean different things from one organisation to the other. According to the Oxford Dictionary the term Agile is an adjective to describe: The ability to move quickly and easily. The ’Agile Alliance’. Manifesto for Agile Software Development.

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Agile Certification: Your Guide to the Large Array of Agile Qualifications

Online PM Courses

You want to embrace Agile as part (or maybe all) of your Project Management practice. Which Agile Certification program should you follow? Classifying the Agile Certification Providers. To make this guide easier to read, I have divided the providers of Agile qualifications into three categories: Agile Certification Your Guide to the Bewildering Array of Agile Qualifications. I have also included the Axelos PRINCE2 Agile qualifications here.

Transforming to an Agile Enterprise

International Institute for Learning

By Sandeep Shouche Most executives will hear the Agile buzzword and ask their teams to “do this agile thing.”. For many executives, Agile only means: Do it even faster than before. True “Agility” is a much deeper change and most enterprises will underestimate the amount of change they will experience when they adopt Agile. While there are many organizations that claim to be an Agile enterprise, very few actually behave like one.

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Bist du ein Agilista?

Prince2

PRINCE2 oder Methoden wie Scrum und Kanban kommen alle ursprünglich aus dem IT-Umfeld. Trotzdem: Wenn Du ein Agilista bist, dann lächelst Du nur müde über die „Wasserfall“-Methode PRINCE2. Der Mensch steht im Vordergrund, nicht der Prozess: „Individuals and interactions over processes and tools, Working software over comprehensive documentation, Customer collaboration over contract negotiation, Responding to change over following a plan“, so umschreibt dies das Agile Manifesto.

Project Management Methodologies Made Simple: The Complete Methodology Guide for Project Managers

The Digital Project Manager

The ever-evolving project management methodology list of agile, scrum, kanban, lean, xp, waterfall PRINCE2 and PMBOK can be confusing. In this complete guide to project management. The post Project Management Methodologies Made Simple: The Complete Methodology Guide for Project Managers appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. Features General

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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. Lean Methodology. PRINCE2.

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Agile Project Management: What is It and Why Does It Matter?

Scoro

Traditional versus agile management. Conversely, agile systems, which have gained momentum over recent decades, involve rapid and iterative responses to change and are characterized by prioritizing individuals and interactions, enabling team collaboration, and having a faster feedback loop.

Webinar Recap: Agile Series Part 1 – Understanding & Incorporating Agile Project Management

MPUG

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Tim Runcie’s Agile Series Part 1 webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. Kyle: Hello everyone and welcome to today’s MPUG training series, part one, Understanding and Incorporating Agile Project Management. And what we’re going to do is talk about the disciplines today, talking about how and where Microsoft’s going, what are some of the advantages of using agile.

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Product Manager vs Project Manager – What’s the Difference?

ProjectManager.com

For example, manufacturing product managers are responsible for tangible products, while software development product managers will have different teams and agile workflows to assist in the software product launch. PRINCE2 Foundation/PRINCE2 Practitioner certification by Axelos.

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The Top Five Project Management Certifications in the UK

Arras People

PRINCE2 Certification. What is PRINCE2? PRINCE2 (Projects IN Controlled Environments) is one of the world’s most practiced methods for project management. Started by Her Majesty’s Cabinet Office, along with the privately-held Capita LLC (The joint venture is now called AXELOS ), PRINCE2 is widely popular in the UK and other Commonwealth nations. PRINCE2 provides a framework and guidelines that enable effective project management for delivering projects successfully.

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Overview of my year 2020 book reviews

Henny Portman

PRINCE2 and DevOps, a successful marriage or recipe for divorce? whitepaper) How the PRINCE2 Directing Guide helps with decision latency (Book) An IPMA virtual mega project award assessment: what a challenge! Agile related books.

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

ProjectManager.com

There are two major certifying bodies, PRINCE2 and the Project Management Institute (PMI). Agile certifications: These are ideal for those project managers that want to work in agile environments as a scrum master, agile certified practitioner or agile value stream consultant.

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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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8 Project Management Methodologies Made Simple

Proofhub

Combine your agile methodology with an effective PM tool. The list goes something like this: Agile? —?Continuous Increasing visibility of work in progress to improve speed and quality of work Lean ?—?Streamlining Robust development to ensure quality PRINCE2 ?—?Controlled Agile Agile is one of the hottest buzzwords today. These days a number of firms are using the agile methodology to help them with software development.

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

Epicflow Blog

It’s a guarantee of the deep understanding of the latest trends in modern project management, such as applying agile methodologies, CCPM, project life-cycle and theories, experience with different learning platforms and applications (MindTickle, Brainshark). .

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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?

Common Misconceptions about MS Project that People Get Wrong

MPUG

Misconception #1: “Project is Not for Agile or An Agile Tool”. In fact, I have been hearing this since Agile became a hot topic. Scrum masters say things like: “We don’t use project because it isn’t “Agile,” or “Project Doesn’t have any Agile features, it’s a “Waterfall tool.”.

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3 things to make a giant leap towards Agility

Scrum.org

Your transformation program, Agile Way of Working implementation, Lean initiative or whatever you do, will end up with all those other frameworks you have tried to apply before. You will never achieve the agility that was promised to you (by those expensive consultants). Let’s start off with some statements that might sound familiar: “Our organization is doing Agile”, “We adopted the Agile way of working”. “We We do some elements of Agile”.

The Definitive Guide to Project Management Methodologies

Workamajig

Agile. Agile, another software development-focused PM methodology, emerged as a response to the failure of Waterfall method for managing complex projects. Although Agile PM ideas had been in use in the software industry for quite a while, it formally came into being in 2001 when several IT representatives released the " Agile Manifesto ". In approach and ideology, Agile is the opposite of the Waterfall method. While scrum is agile, agile isn’t scrum.".

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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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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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A Complete Guide to RACI/RASCI Charts

Rebel’s Guide to PM

RACI and PRINCE2. PRINCE2® doesn’t have RACI/RASCI in exactly the same way as described above. amazon text=Agile Readiness: Four Spheres of Lean and Agile Transformation&asin= 1472417437] by Thomas P. Working out who does what on your project can be a challenge. A RACI chart is a project management tool that helps you do exactly that. At the end of this article there’s a link to download my free roles and responsibilities document template.

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The 11 Best Project Management Certifications to Consider in 2019

Teamweek

Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP). The Agile Certified Practitioner certificate or PMI-ACP is another credential offered by the Project Management Institute. This certification emphasizes the use of agile practices in project management. Agile strategies such as Scrum, Kanban, and Lean are featured for project managers to cultivate maximum responsiveness to market volatility. Projects in Controlled Environments (PRINCE2).

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Project Management Glossary: 200+ Terms PMs Frequently Use

Epicflow Blog

Agile . combining Agile methods and Waterfall methodology) to create a new, more efficient approach. . is one of the Agile methodology principles focusing on the process components as crucial points of the final result. . is a workflow management technique within Agile methodology used to schedule a work plan. . Lean Project Management . Prince2 (Projects IN Controlled Environment) .

Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2018

Paymo App

Project management methodologies – Agile, Waterfall, PRINCE2, PRiSM, Six Sigma, Critical Path, and many more. For Europe, you might want to look for a PRINCE2 certification. The PRINCE2 Certification. The PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments2) project management methodology is one of the most popular methods that you can use in PM. This certification has three main levels: PRINCE2 Foundation. PRINCE2 Practitioner. Agile.

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Project Management Glossary: 200+ Terms PMs Frequently Use

Epicflow Blog

Agile . combining Agile methods and Waterfall methodology) to create a new, more efficient approach. . is one of the Agile methodology principles focusing on the process components as crucial points of the final result. . is a workflow management technique within Agile methodology used to schedule a work plan. . Lean Project Management . Prince2 (Projects IN Controlled Environment) .

#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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Keep your mind Project Management sharp with these resources

Project Management Five

r/PRINCE2 (Projects in Controlled Environments 2) r/Agile : Interesting bits about Agile Development. Includes Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), Lean, Kanban, etc.

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How to Pick a Project Management Methodology for Success

Clarizen

here are numerous project management methods out there, most often with single-noun names (think Scrum and Lean) that don’t really give away much about what they actually mean for a project manager. 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. PRINCE2.

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A Complete Guide to RACI/RASCI Charts

Rebel’s Guide to PM

RACI and PRINCE2. PRINCE2® doesn’t have RACI/RASCI in exactly the same way as described above. Agile Readiness: Four Spheres of Lean and Agile Transformation by Thomas P. Working out who does what on your project can be a challenge. A RACI chart is a project management tool that helps you do exactly that. At the end of this article there’s a link to download my free roles and responsibilities document template. Scroll to the bottom to get it.

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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.

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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). Lean PM. 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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Keep your mind Project Management sharp with these resources

Project Management Five

r/PRINCE2 (Projects in Controlled Environments 2) r/Agile : Interesting bits about Agile Development. Includes Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), Lean, Kanban, etc.

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Top Solutions to Project Failure – Epicflow Research Part 2

Epicflow Blog

Donato Piccinno , a Project Manager at DXC Technology, advises to “measure and improve clarity, unity and agility. Steven Sanchez , a Program Agile Coach at ExxonMobil, advises to experiment with different types of communication and see what works best for your environment: “[I] would invite you to experiment with communication – verbal, non-verbal, graphical, textual, etc. DIscussion in PRINCE2 & MSP – Project & Programme Management + Agile Scrum.

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