Tue.Sep 10, 2019

The 4 Essential Agile Tools for Agile Teams


Agile is a way of working that comes from software development. It’s iterative and incremental in its approach, working in short “sprints,” and building on a foundation of trust, flexibility, empowerment and collaboration.

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The Lazy Project Manager is 10 years old!

The Lazy Project Manager

To celebrate this major milestone the book is free on Amazon (Kindle version only) for the whole of September – so grab your copy and tell everyone you know in the world of project management. Thank you – all of the ‘lazy’ project managers around the world.

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The many flavors of scope creep

Musings on Project Management

Can there be scope creep in Agile? Doesn't agile define creep away in a stroke: "Scope is whatever is prioritized in the backlog that fits within the budget (OPM, other people's money) and the time. The backlog changes all the time, but that's not creep, it's just backlog management."

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The Six Elements of Successful Project Scope Management


Profitable projects rely on understanding and sticking to the project scope that has been agreed to and signed off by a services business and a client.

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Organizing for Customer Centricity

Speaker: Tatyana Mamut, Head of Product, Nextdoor

Most companies today say they are “customer centric.” Yet many still make decisions primarily based on competitor threats, technical architecture, or executive opinions. So what sets apart those that talk the talk, and those that walk the walk? Join Nextdoor's Head of Product Tatyana Mamut, PhD as she outlines the 7 habits of truly customer-centric companies.

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Project Management

Brad Egeland

How much can artificial intelligence help us in the future in project management? I'm writing and article right now on that topic entitled "Alexa - Manage My Project." Share your thoughts if you can. and watch this space for a link very soon to my article - thanks

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The Factors and Qualities Needed to Boost Nimble Leadership