How to build a career in agile and scrum post certified scrum master 

iZenBridge

Now, you have successfully completed Certified Scrum master classroom training. Two days of classroom training is sufficient to become familiar with Scrum and Agile framework. This blog is in the context of the prospects after the Certified Scrum Master. I am a Scrum Master.

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Lean Project Management For Remote Teams: A Simple Guide To Eliminate Waste & Improve Productivity

Teamweek

Lean Project Management can fix this. In this article, we’re going to explore: What is Lean Project Management? The Lean Methodology The 3 Types of Waste & How to Fix Them. What is Lean Project Management? As a concept, Lean originates from the Toyota production floor.

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Webinar Recap: PMI PMBOK Guide 7th Edition Standard – What’s New?

MPUG

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Satya Narayan Dash’s PMI PMBOK Guide 7th Edition Standard – What’s New? Kyle: Hello everyone, and welcome to today’s MPUG webinar, What’s New With PMI PMBOK Guide’s 7th Edition Standard. You have Lean.

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Meisterplan at 2018 PMI Global Conference – Do Your Plans Work?

Meisterplan

The Meisterplan team including Brian , Karoline , Stephan and Christoph were excited to participate at the 2018 PMI Global Conference in Los Angeles earlier this month. We have used those conversations to develop our Lean PPM process. Our goal is to continually improve our Lean PPM process and to share what we learn and what we’ve developed with organizations worldwide who use or need PPM. We appreciate every one of you who stopped by our booth at the PMI conference.

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PMI-ACP Exam Prep Course with Mike Griffiths, Calgary, Alberta

Leading Answers

I am gathering names for my next Calgary based  PMI-ACP  Exam Prep course. Please let me know via email to Mike LeadingAnswers.com if you are interested in reserving a spot on the next 3-day Calgary based PMI-ACP Exam preparation course held late May / early June 2018. We   Evolution of the PMI-ACP Credential. Popularity has grown in the PMI-ACP from niche to mainstream with over 20,000 people now holding the credential.

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PMI-ACP Exam Prep Course with Mike Griffiths, Calgary, Alberta

Leading Answers

I am gathering names for my next Calgary based  PMI-ACP  Exam Prep course. Please let me know via email to Mike LeadingAnswers.com if you are interested in reserving a spot on the next 3-day Calgary based PMI-ACP Exam preparation course held late May / early June 2018. We   Evolution of the PMI-ACP Credential. Popularity has grown in the PMI-ACP from niche to mainstream with over 20,000 people now holding the credential.

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Effectively Using Product Roadmaps for Agile

The IIL Blog

Learn more about Betsy Kauffman’s Agile & Scrum conference presentation “Developing Predictable Agile Roadmaps” Learn More. To learn more about how to create predictable roadmaps and facilitate transparent conversations, join me live at IIL’s Agile and Scrum 2018 Online Conference on June 7 and on-demand from June 8th through September 10th. PMI is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

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

Online PM Courses

Major Project Management organizations with Agile Certification programs These include the PMI and other national and international project management professional associations. Scrum Alliance. Scrum Alliance claims to have issued over 750,000 certifications.

What is Scrumban? | Video

Online PM Courses

You’ve heard of Scrum… You’ve heard of Kanban… So, what is Scrumban? What is Scrum? What is Lean Project Management? Agile Project Management PMI Talent Triangle: Technical Project Management Project Management in Under 5 Agile Kanban lean Scrum scrumbanDr Mike Clayton is founder of Online PM Courses.com. Here, he answers this question, in under 5 minutes. Project Management in Under 5. What is Scrumban?

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The Disciplined Agile Mindset

International Institute of Learning

This post is a supplement to Scott’s upcoming keynote at IIL’s Agile & Scrum 2020 Online Conference ]. In this blog I describe the mindset behind PMI’s Disciplined Agile (DA) tool kit, overviewed in Figure 1.

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

Epicflow Blog

PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA) certification is a superior idea for you if you want to work with stakeholders in defining requirements and forming project outputs. It’s rather difficult to define what makes a project manager worthy of a dream position.

Got Your CSM, Now What?

Leading Answers

Perhaps, like 500,000+ other people, you have some form of Certified Scrum Master (CSM) credential and are looking to distinguish yourself and continue your learning journey. I want to disclose upfront that I have been involved with the development of ICAgile, PMI-ACP, and DSDM Leadership credentials so I likely have some bias and preferences. Did they move from software development into a Scrum Master role? Are they asking for PMP, CSP or PMI-ACP credentials?

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Transforming to an Agile Enterprise

International Institute of Learning

The organization embraces a Lean culture. They apply Lean principles and embody the philosophy of continuous improvement. About the Author Sandeep Shouche (PMP, PgMP, PMI-ACP, CSM, CSP, [ASM.EN], ITIL Expert, PRINCE2) is an expert in the areas of project, program management, Agile methodologies and IT Service Management. Agile and Scrum Leadership agile agile transformation organizational culture

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Best 2020 Online Courses, Events, and Resources for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

PMI has prepared a collection of helpful materials that can be used by both beginners and experienced project managers. Besides, PMI suggests passing not only this one but also the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner and Certified Associate in Project Management examinations online. Take Part in Virtual Events Organized by PMI. The full list of events and information about pricing is available on the official website of PMI. .

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The Top Five Project Management Certifications in the UK

Arras People

The Project Management Institute (PMI), a not for profit organization, was formed in 1969. The PMI does not reveal its passing rate, but it’s rumoured to be 61%. It is worth mentioning, however, that PMI encourages all takers to aim for 75% and above. Register directly with PMI. Create a PMI account. In this case, the steps are: Create a PMI account. Agile Scrum is a project management method used best in the software and IT industries.

Got Your CSM, Now What?

Leading Answers

Perhaps, like 500,000+ other people, you have some form of Certified Scrum Master (CSM) credential and are looking to distinguish yourself and continue your learning journey. I want to disclose upfront that I have been involved with the development of ICAgile, PMI-ACP, and DSDM Leadership credentials so I likely have some bias and preferences. Did they move from software development into a Scrum Master role? Are they asking for PMP, CSP or PMI-ACP credentials?

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Inspiring Women in Project Management: Kate Morris

Girl's Guide to PM

She is the Conference Convener for PMI Australia Conference 2017. Inspiring Women in Project Management: Karen Chovan Today I’m interviewing Karen Chovan, MASc, PEng, PMP, who has dedicated her career to helping others deliver clean, lean and green approaches to project and. Inspiring Women in Project Management: Natalie Warnert An interview with Scrum Master and Women In Agile supporter Natalie Warnert, an Inspiring Woman in Project Management.

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The 18 Most Influential People in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

Mike Cohn is a well-recognized author and expert on agile and Scrum project management topics, and the owner of a large and engaged Twitter account with over 42,000 followers. Mr. Cohn is the founder of Layfayette, Colorado-based agile software company Mountain Goat Software that consults with major enterprise clients including Adobe, LinkedIn, Southwest Airlines, Google, Intuit and Oakley on their agile and Scrum practices. Project management is an increasingly diverse field.

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Develop Better High Performing Teams

ProjectManager.com

It’s not solely about the decisions of executives though, it’s also about great project leaders learning to run fast and lean while developing high performing teams that can deliver value to their organization. Let’s review the impact of high performing teams, highlight their principles, behaviors and competencies and share strategies from influential voices in our community on how to thrive in lean times. According to PMI’s Pulse of the Profession 2018 Report , “9.9

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Are you being (responsibly) transparent?

Kiron Bondale

Transparency is so critical that the Scrum Guide lists it as one of its three pillars and it is similarly echoed in the reference materials for many other agile delivery methods as well as in PMI’s Code of Ethics. They will also benefit if the higher levels of trust which result from increased transparency encourage enterprise groups to lean out governance requirements by focusing on the few outliers rather than punishing the majority.

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When to Use Waterfall vs. Agile

iZenBridge

Scrum is one of the frameworks, which you can use to practice empiricism. You can watch following video to see how this framework helps in delivering frequently and how it gives leaning opportunities. Scrum in Action 10 minutes: Also do refer following blog: Scrum in Action. You may also want to check our other blogs on PMI-ACP® Trainings. Enroll to our FREE PMI-ACP® Introductory Program to learn more about PMI-ACP® certification.

5 Best Project Management Certifications and Courses of 2019

nTask

Likewise, based on IT Project Management Certifications, such as; Agile, Scrum or PMP+ modules, the certified manager can overlook an entire workforce responsible for achieving a milestone. These project managers handle Scrum Masters and Product Owners who, in turn, are tasked to monitor “sprint” marathons within the organization. The Project Management Professional certification is accredited with the Project Management Institute (PMI). Accreditation: The Scrum Alliance.

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Top 20 Project Management Methodologies & their Scions: Which One You Should Choose & Why?

Taskque

PMI PMBOK. Scrum. PMI PMBOK. Last but certainly not least is PMI’s own project management body of knowledge. Scrum. Scrum is a framework and not a project management methodology. Short sprints, stand up meetings and emphasis on communication differentiates scrum from agile. You can also use scrum best practices to make your meetings fruitful. Kanban focuses on lean principles and applies strict processes to increase efficiency.

The Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019- By Role

Arras People

Scrum is the only Agile based certification making an appearance in the top 10. Lean/ Six Sigma makes an interesting top ten appearance with 21% making it the only one of the four groups where this certification appears. The AXELOS stable of certificates (PRINCE2, MSP, MOP etc) has the highest take up in the top 10’s across all role types with a lower uptake of those in the APM’s whilst the PMI (Project Management Institute) record just a single entry at the project manager level.

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Top 20 Project Management Methodologies & their Scions: Which One You Should Choose & Why?

Taskque

PMI PMBOK. Scrum. PMI PMBOK. Last but certainly not least is PMI’s own project management body of knowledge. Scrum. Scrum is a framework and not a project management methodology. You can also use scrum best practices to make your meetings fruitful.

#PMOT – Who are the Project Managers on Twitter to Follow?

Online PM Courses

PMI: @ PMInstitute. PMI’s blog team: @ PMvoices. Scrum Alliance : @ScrumAlliance. SCRUM ALLIANCE® is the largest professional membership organization in the #Agile community: scrumalliance.org. PMI Madrid-Spain Board of Directors.

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How To Make 2019 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

With the release of the Agile Practice Guide along with the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition , we can’t ignore PMI’s direction to incorporate adaptive life cycles such as agile, iterative or incremental life cycles into project and development life cycles. PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential will continue to thrive. XP, scrum, lean, etc.) Second, the use of lean and agile tools and methodologies beyond IT, software and manufacturing.

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2018 Project Management Conferences You Won’t Want To Miss

Girl's Guide to PM

This year’s RICS project management conference has the theme ‘Remaining Lean and Agile in a Changing Work Environment’ I’m not sure if they are partnering with the APM as in previous years but the agenda is already up on the site and looks interesting. PMI Sweden Passion of Projects: Gothenburg, Sweden 12-13 March 2018. Global Scrum Gathering: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 16-18 April 2018. PMI EMEA Global Congress: Berlin, Germany, 7-9 May 2018.

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Keep your mind Project Management sharp with these resources

Project Management Five

Additionally, you should also work on continuing your education; advanced degrees, next level certifications (working on my PMI-ACP now), or simple refresher courses are all on life's menu. Any reputable employer will check your certificate/member number against the PMI database.

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100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019

ProProfs Project Management

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The 11 Best Project Management Certifications to Consider in 2019

Teamweek

The Certified Associate in Project Management or “CAPM” is another entry-level certification that is administered by the PMI. PMI works with universities and businesses to maintain the prestige and relevance of this certification, making it an industry standard.

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Pulse of the Profession 2018: The Project Manager of the Future

Inloox

In the future, the role and the tasks of a project manager will be something like the following: Ensure top drivers of project success As PMI’s research shows , there are three top drivers of project success: the investment in actively engaged sponsors, the avoidance of scope creep and the maturing of value delivery capabilities. New ways to learn and broaden skills According to PMI’s Job Growth and Talent Gap report , by 2027, employers will need 87.7

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How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

With the release of the Agile Practice Guide along with the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition , we can’t ignore PMI’s direction to incorporate adaptive life cycles such as agile, iterative or incremental life cycles into project and development life cycles. PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential will continue to thrive. XP, scrum, lean, etc.) Second, the use of lean and agile tools and methodologies beyond IT, software and manufacturing.

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WBS and Product Backlog: Siblings or Distant Cousins?

Leading Answers

These days, the PMI  Practice Standard for Work Breakdown Structures  defines a WBS as  “…a hierarchical decomposition of the total scope of work to be carried out by the project team to accomplish the project objectives and create the desired deliverables. ” The Scrum Guide defines a product backlog as “ an ordered list of everything that is known to be needed in the product. ”.   Visualizing work is a major component of lean thinking.

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What Project Management Books Should You Read?

Wrike

When you look for information on project management, the first thing you’ll find will be resources affiliated with the Project Management Institute ( PMI ). PMI is a very influential organization in the project management world and offers a lot of materials and training. So PMI courses might be your first choice when you start educating yourself in project management. Besides, there’s a SCRUM methodology , which I posted on in my blog; • Enterprise 2.0

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Keep your mind Project Management sharp with these resources

Project Management Five

Additionally, you should also work on continuing your education; advanced degrees, next level certifications (working on my PMI-ACP now), or simple refresher courses are all on life’s menu. Any reputable employer will check your certificate/member number against the PMI database.

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The 23 Best Project Management Books For Upgrading Your Career in 2020

Planio

Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time. Author: The Project Management Institute (PMI). If you’re also interested in Agile project management, pair the PMBOK with the PMI’s new Agile Practice Guide or our own Guide on How to Pick the Software Development Process that’s Right For you. Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time. Project managers adopting the Scrum methodology or who want to upgrade their team-leading abilities.

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43 Learning Resources for New and Experienced Project Managers

LiquidPlanner

We recommend checking out the “Project Management Training Bundle”, which gives you access to the PM certification courses, as well as the Agile and scrum certification courses. PMI: Essentials of Project Management. Many of these courses qualify for PDUs through PMI. UW has been approved by PMI® to issue professional development units (PDUs) for these courses, which fulfill the education requirements for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification.

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

February 21–22, Paris — International Conference on Lean Six Sigma and Project Management is another event from the International Research Conference organization aiming to connect scientists from all over the world to consider Lean Six Sigma and PM challenges and suggest brand-new solutions and ideas. Besides, Smart Scrum Product Ownership workshop will be also held by Jeff Patton and Jeff Gothelf. Willing to attend a project management conference in 2020?

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Agile project management- A tutorial

Binfire

The reason for this surge in popularity is quite understandable, the majority of projects benefit when managed using lean concepts promoted by Agile project management methodology. Until recently some academics and Project Management Institute (PMI) considered Agile method, not a serious contender in project management due to the fact that is very hard to set a due date for project’s completion in the Agile method. Scrum-By far the most popular Agile project management method.