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.

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 Agile Training: Logical Model Online Training Review

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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.

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.

PRINCE2 Principles: Manage by exception

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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.

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

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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?

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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

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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

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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.

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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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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

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.

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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Project Management Training To Help You Achieve Certification in 2017

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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.

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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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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Project Management Trends (2018 Edition)

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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.

11 Ways to Improve Your Project Management Approach

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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.

What I’m Reading: July 2016

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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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A Complete Guide to RACI/RASCI Charts

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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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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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Project Management Trends: 2018 Topics to Watch

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And yet, we had some significant shifts this year, most notably PMI releasing the sixth edition of “A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge” ( PMBOK® Guide ), alongside the Agile Practice Guide. Blending Agile and Waterfall.

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

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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.

Do You Actually Need a Project Management Certification?

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After it, there are PRINCE2, SAFe, CAPM, ITIL, CSM, and others. PRINCE2 (Projects IN Controlled Environments) is a project management methodology for which you can get a certificate, which issued by the government of UK. While PMP is about project management in general, PRINCE2 is highly prescriptive and has strict procedures every project must follow. Some frameworks start with agile principles, but ironically end up anti-agile.

Misunderstanding Making Decisions in the Presence of Uncertainty

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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.

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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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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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Socio political complexity and project management

Susanne Madsen

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.