Review of Product Development Books

Leading Answers

Amazon is a software company with retail (and cloud) offerings. Also, organizations that embrace the whole digital product view still need help governing the ongoing process. It is in the rebranding of tradition lean metrics that I struggle to recommend the book wholeheartedly.

2019 98

Where Did All the Project Managers Go?

Leading Answers

Not just technology companies (like Google, Apple) but every sector is being disrupted by software including retail (Amazon), banking (PayPal, cryptocurrencies), transportation (Tesla, Uber), and travel (Airbnb). Agile Project Management Leadership Lean NoProjects Teams Warning Signs

2018 134

Effectively Using Product Roadmaps for Agile

The IIL Blog

The process to create and periodically update the roadmap generates meaningful conversations that create confident teams who are able to meet their commitments. By Betsy Kauffman, Organizational Coach, Agile Pi. What is an Agile Product Roadmap?

Agile 85

Where Did All the Project Managers Go?

Leading Answers

Not just technology companies (like Google, Apple) but every sector is being disrupted by software including retail (Amazon), banking (PayPal, cryptocurrencies), transportation (Tesla, Uber), and travel (Airbnb). The goals (satisfied stakeholders and value delivery) will remain the same but the tools, titles and processes employed will be vastly different. Yet the scientific project management that grew out of the industrialization of process is largely left behind.

Why Agile is important?

Binfire

You can’t piecemeal this process. An Agile organization is a lean organization which is able to respond to new events or challenges really fast, almost in real time. The characteristics of an agile organization are: Lean and flat structure; not more than 2-3 layers of management.

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The New Need to be Lifelong Learners

Leading Answers

However, all industries are changing and terms like “ Retail Apocalypse ” are invented to describe the trend in just one sector. Books like “ The Lean Startup ” and “ Blue Ocean Strategy ” have become the new how-to guides for people wanting to innovate.

2018 85

Complete Collection of Project Management Statistics 2015

Wrike

Having a knowledge transfer process in place boosts the chance of project success by over 20%. [6]. Most Popular Agile Tools and Processes: Scrum – 43%. Lean & Test Driven Development (TDD) – 11%. Poor purchasing processes: 23%. 18% use word processing documents.

2015 61

The Store of the Future? I Say, Yes.

DigitalPM

Retail stores will be a gateway to online in 5 years or less, mark my words… Amazon Books is now open for business in Seattle. It’s establishing land-based business on ecommerce prowess, and modeling the methodology of the next generation of retail.