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. PRINCE2 Agile is not a replacement for PRINCE2. It is an extension to PRINCE2.

PRINCE2 Agile Training: Logical Model Online Training Review

Girl's Guide to PM

Product reviewed: PRINCE2® Agile Bundle (includes exam fee, self-paced online training, support and mock exam). Other products offered by this training company: PRINCE2®, PMP Exam Prep, other online PM courses including How to Estimate, Recovery of Troubled Projects, Project Governance.

Reasons to do a PRINCE2 Certification

Arras People

In this post, guest blogger Simplilearn explore just why PRINCE2 is the most popular project management certification in the UK. Having said that, we think PRINCE2 has not received the due credit it deserves. What is PRINCE2? Types of PRINCE2 Certifications.

PRINCE2 Principles: Manage by exception

Project Health Check

In PRINCE2 there are 3 main “levels” within the project: Delivery, Management and Direction. We’ve all been there, a manager taking far too much interest in our every action at work, micro managing our day to day lives.

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.

Project Management Training to Help You Achieve Certification This Year

Girl's Guide to PM

There is a dizzying array of project management courses out there to help you achieve project management qualifications, both for PMI courses, PRINCE2 courses and more. Product: PM PrepCast , Agile PrepCast , Exam Simulators. Logical Model PRINCE2 courses.

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.

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The ‘Ready for Change’ 2017 Roadshow for Project Practitioners

Arras People

This summer, with the implementation of the PRINCE2 2017 changes, there is no better time to address this subject. PRINCE2 2017 Update. Eagerly anticipated, the PRINCE2 2017 update has been introduced to reflect our ever-changing and dynamic working environment.

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Project Closure: Your Complete Guide to How to Close-down Your Project

Online PM Courses

Axelos’s PRINCE2®. ‘Closing a Project’ is one of PRINCE2’s seven processes. Agile. It seems to me that Agile project management is far more interested in the doing than the starting or closing of a project.

What are the Best Project Management Books?

Online PM Courses

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.

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Deciding the Fate of your Failing Project – Guest Post

Celoxis

Agile best practices Blog Guest Blog PPM Project Management celoxis Prince2 project management project management best practicesThere are multiple factors that can contribute to the early closure of a project, including a lack of proper communication, stakeholder conflict, scope creep or the lack of a well thought-out project plan.

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. ’ PRINCE2 and the UK Government refer to Gate 0 – Strategic Assessment. Phase Gates in Agile? Agile within Stages or Phases.

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

What’s To Like About AgilePM?

Arras People

In this guest post, Julia Gosse talks about the new Agile Project Management framework. It is a complete package incorporating enough structure to manage projects and an agile delivery method. You don’t need anything else to manage and deliver projects in an agile way.

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5 Steps to Managing a Digital Project

Brad Egeland

Agile with Scrum is a very common approach in software development, but other methods like Waterfall, PRINCE2, and Extreme Programming are similarly used when shipping digital projects. Managing digital projects. What is a digital project?

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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. PRINCE2 provides a framework and guidelines that enable effective project management for delivering projects successfully.

Project Management Training To Help You Achieve Certification in 2017

Girl's Guide to PM

There is a dizzying array of courses out there to help you achieve project management qualifications, both for PMI courses, PRINCE2 courses and more. Product: PM PrepCast , Agile PrepCast , Exam Simulators. Logical Model PRINCE2 courses. This article contains affiliate links.

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Moving to the UK: PMI or APM?

Arras People

How has Agile taken off in the UK. The report will certainly give you the skinny on Agile right now because there is a section on that. Many job advertisements will state PRINCE2, APM or equivalent.

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Choosing a Project Management Methodology

Brightwork

In this article, I will briefly outline seven popular approaches – PRINCE2, Critical Path Management, Waterfall, Agile, Scrum, Hybrid, and Kanban – before concluding with some tips to determine which methodology to use. Project Management Methodologies PRINCE2 PRINCE2 (an acronym for PRojects IN Controlled Environments) is a process-driven approach with a focus on business justification and a defined organization structure for teams.

Project Forecasting 101

Girl's Guide to PM

You'll also like: Inside PRINCE2: Who does what in project Initiation Initiating a project is where it all starts in PRINCE2. This article, Project Forecasting 101 , first appeared on Girl's Guide to PM.

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Risk Management for Project Managers

Arras People

We’ve been building our expertise around the area of project management for a number of years,” Walaa explains, “and offer a master’s degree in project management, along with PRINCE2® and AgilePM® project management courses.

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Project Management Keywords in CVs

Arras People

In role you will be working with a third-party development agency, and in an Agile environment and take on the responsibility of leading this delivery. We all know how ‘modern’ recruitment works in the UK. Keywords. Keywords are king. They have to be.

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Kick Start Your Project Management Career in 2017 Project Management Prizes Galore

Arras People

We’ve got some great project management books to give away – £400 quids worth – including the MoR and Agile PRINCE2 books.

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How to recruit an outstanding project manager (Part I)

Susanne Madsen - Developing Project Leaders

Although it isn’t possible to provide one single definition of what a good project manager looks like, certain traits, skills and attributes seem to be advantageous for a person who is to lead a project.

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Project Management Trends (2018 Edition)

Girl's Guide to PM

With the PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition and PRINCE2 2017 both discussing tailoring more thoroughly than ever before, project managers have more flexibility to adapt project approaches to their environment.

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The 3 Steps to Take When Failure is Not an Option: Getting to Impeccable Business Execution

Girl's Guide to PM

Iterate to create agility. Agile and Scrum serves exactly that. Our business execution will never be perfect – but we can teach our teams to be Agile. Joel “Thor” Neeb will be speaking at the Agile and Scrum Virtual Conference, going live on May 4 th.

The Best 53 Project Management Blogs You Should Be Reading

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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? What Is Agile Methodology.

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5 Project Red Flags

Prince2

A good Practitioner will tailor PRINCE2 to the environment. The whole reason PRINCE2 works is that every type of project tends to unfold similarly. According to the study , “78 percent of projects which adhered to PRINCE2 were a success compared to 38 percent where PRINCE2 was not used.”. But if PRINCE2 sounds too restrictive out of the box, then you’ll like the latest 2017 update. It makes PRINCE2 easier to tailor, especially for Agile.

Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2018

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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. This certification has three main levels: PRINCE2 Foundation.

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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. PRINCE2.

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A Complete Guide to RACI/RASCI Charts

Girl'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.

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The PMO is Dead… Long Live the PMO!

Arras People

Is it perhaps a side effect of Agile? In this guest post from Christopher Worsley at CITI he looks at one of my favourite subjects, the PMO. For those of you who have worked in this field I’m sure you’ll recognise some of the scenarios that can lead to the demise of a PMO.

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What I’m Reading: July 2016

Girl's Guide to PM

PRINCE2 Agile also gets a fleeting mention, What I’m Reading [April 2016] Find out what I've been reading and why I've been inspired to be my Personal Best. In case the hot topic of Southern rail strikes hasn’t made your local news, the train services here recently have been just awful.

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Project Management CV – Writing in the First Person

Arras People

He is a certified Prince2 Practitioner & Agile Scrum master with double MBA degrees from Cranfield and Oxford, Bob has a high degree of commercial acumen and technical flair which is demonstrated through an outstanding career record.

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11 Ways to Improve Your Project Management Approach

Brightwork

This article briefly outlines five popular approaches – PRINCE2, Critical Path Management, Waterfall, Agile and Scrum – and includes some tips to determine… The post 11 Ways to Improve Your Project Management Approach appeared first on BrightWork. It’s common to find multiple project management approaches within different departments or teams. In the absence of established templates or guidance, teams have to improvise every time a new project is launched.

5 Tips to Help You Pass Your Project Management Qualification Exams [Guest Post]

Brightwork

Regardless of whether you are working on PMP, Agile or PRINCE2, these qualifications have the ability to catapult someone into a very successful career and are highly sought after in their respective industries. The pressure of an upcoming exam is enough to make even the most confident and skilled individual feel stressed or anxious. This is particularly true when talking about a project management qualification exam.

What is a Project Management Certification? And Why Do I Need It?

The IIL Blog

By Anselm Begley, PMP, PRINCE2, CBAP, CSM, APMG Managing Benefits. PRINCE2® – developed by AXELOS in the UK. Agile Project Management (AgilePM®) – developed by APMG in the UK.

What is VUCA?

Arras People

PRINCE2® gave us a framework within which to create governance over the use of the tool-kit. The agile movement showed that a gap exists and needed to be debated and the conclusions used to supplement “well-known-best-practices”. No it’s not Spock. The world is a dynamic place.

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How to Delegate Tasks With More Confidence and Less Stress

Girl's Guide to PM

This approach may be described as adaptive or expert-practice or ‘agile ways of working’ or exploratory or research or prototyping. (I’m Further terms to search beyond ‘adaptive’, iterative’, ‘incremental’, ‘waterfall’ and ‘agile’ are ‘Cynefin’, and ‘Wicked Problem’ and ‘Conscious competence’.

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Project Management – Where to Find the Jobs

Arras People

Words that have particular relevance for UK project management professionals include: PRINCE2. Agile. Everyday dozens of new project management jobs are created and filled.

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