Capabilities Release or Cadence Release

Herding Cats

In the traditional project management world, that phrase is deliver as planned. . If the business has a needed Capabilities, that Capability has a bookable value from a financial management point of view. So do we pick a Capabilities Release or a Cadence Release?

System of Delivery: An Intro to Our Governance Model

Leading Agile

Our governance model and team design may look a little complicated at first glance. In this presentation, our Chief Methodologist, Dennis Stevens will remove the noise and walk you through our governance model and team design to help you better understand the LeadingAgile system of delivery.

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Risk Management in Five Easy Pieces, with Apologies to Jack

Herding Cats

Managing Cost, Schedule, & Technical Performance Risk Is The Basis Of Good Project Management. Risk management is essential to the success of any significant project. These risks can be mitigated with a good risk management process.

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Compendium of Works to Increase Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

Business, Technical, Systems, Risk, and Project Management Briefings and Presentations. Management Processes (#MP). Project Performance Management (#PPM). Agile Project Management (#APM). Risk Management (#RM). Governance (#Governance).

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How effective is your benefits management framework?

Kiron Bondale

Benefits management, like project risk management, is practiced poorly by most organizations. So what are key elements of a holistic benefits management framework? This analysis should focus on assumptions and risks impacting benefits realization.

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GAO Cost Estimating and Assessment Guide Applied to Agile

Herding Cats

Either a Cadence Release Plan or a Capabilities Release Plan. Uncertainty creates risk. Risk Management is how Adults Manage Projects - Tim Lister. Conduct Schedule Risk Analysis. Uncertanty creates Risk.

Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

IT Risk Management. Herding Cats: Capabilities Release or Cadence Release. NoEstimates Estimating Governance Management Performance-Based Project Management® Planning QuotesBetter have a plan to reduce technical and programmatic uncertainty (both of which have aleatory and epistemic behaviours respectively) at a planned rate, for a planned cost, on a planned time.

Agile Release Train (ART)


Program Increments (PIs) provide a development timebox (default 10 weeks) that uses cadence and synchronization to facilitate planning, limiting WIP, provide for aggregation of value and assure consistent retrospectives. Principles governing the Agile Release Train.

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Is Macroeconomics and Social Science the Same as Software Development?

Herding Cats

He was not a program manager of engineered to order software intensive system of systems. This is the basis of the Agile Product Roadmap and Product Release Plan (either cadence or capability based). But margin, management reserve, analysis of alternative is standard project management process of dealing with the indeterminate elements of projects. IT Risk Management. Risk Management is How Adults Manage Projects.

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Beginner’s Guide to Kanban for Agile Marketing


Compared to Scrum, Kanban is a young work-management method. They allow teams to visually observe work-in-progress and self-organize, assign their own tasks, and move work from a backlog to complete without direction from a project or line manager. Measure and Manage Flow.

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Questioning Agile Dogma

Leading Agile

Because the recovery phase was not officially recognized (typically due to time reporting rules that prohibited honesty regarding overtime), management missed the opportunity to learn from experience and repeated the death march pattern again and again.

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Agile Unplugged: EP 02 | Mike Cottmeyer and Dennis Stevens

Leading Agile

In this week’s episode, LeadingAgile Chief Methodologist, Dennis Stevens, sits down with Mike Cottmeyer to discuss Capability-based organizations, Systems of Delivery vs Systems of Transformation, managing dependencies, and more. – Talk about project management and things like that.

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What’s Worse Than Not Automating Your Software Delivery Pipeline?

Leading Agile

But there’s a risk that people will get excited about automation and get ahead of themselves. It’s common for applications to be built using a tool that manages dependencies and produces deployable artifacts. They managed all these instances manually. Sounds good.

Use This Free Project Status Report Template for Fast and Easy Project Reporting

Project Bliss

And your manager doesn’t want to find out about project issues from the customer. Simplifies the reporting process for the project manager. Helps you as the Project Manager manage the messaging and communication around your project. Project manager.