A Self-Contained Local Access Point for Workshops

Leading Agile

If you conduct hands-on technical training classes or workshops, you may have experienced some delay at the start of the session in getting all the participants configured and connected so they can start working. The details will depend on what you plan to do during your class or workshop.

2018 62

Challenging the C-Level Executives

The Lazy Project Manager

To that end the author offers some focused workshops, keynote presentations and insightful supporting education to help organisations achieve the success in strategic change that they desire, and to help C-level executives understand the challenge and benefit from the opportunity.

Professionalise Project Management

The Lazy Project Manager

Owned by Director & CEO Alex Marson, the organisation works with large FTSE 250 clients including some of the biggest companies in the world in the Asset Management, Professional Services, Software, Automotive, Finance and Pharmaceutical industry.

2017 222

Professional Services and Improving Your Product

Tyner Blain

Software problems are experienced the same way. ” This is the software version of asking for a tissue. . Collaborative Workshops. I’ve run two types of workshops that were very effective for this. The second workshop is an impact mapping workshop.

2016 165

TDD Considered Harmful?

Leading Agile

I read something recently – might have been on social media somewhere, but I don’t recall exactly – a story about how test-driven development (TDD) had caused a software development team to allow a defect into their product. A formal Backlog refinement workshop?

2018 103

Project Management Software to Boost Your PMO into Hyper-Speed [Webinar]

Planview

In the first workshop of this series, we covered how your organization’s current annual planning and demand management processes can act as starting points in your journey toward continuous planning.

2018 62

Assume a Spherical Cow

Leading Agile

When they talk about the “correctness” of software, they’re talking about two different things. When a customer asks me to write a service, they aren’t asking for a mathematical model; they’re asking for working software.

2018 99

7 Productivity Tools for Teams That You’ve Never Heard Of

Girl's Guide to PM

It’s a fast way to collaborate in workshops as it acts like a whiteboard for note capture, plus you can save time writing up the meeting afterwards! Software This article contains affiliate links

2017 309

Decision Making On Software Development Projects

Herding Cats

Decision Making on Software Development Projects Is Both Simple and Complex at the Same Time. Oberkampf, in Proceedings from the Advanced Simulation & Computing Workshop , Albuquerque, NM, USA, 2005. All projects operate in the presence of uncertainty. Real-world decision making is performed under uncertainty. Decision makers must make decisions which best incorporate these uncertainties. These uncertainties come in two forms – reducible and irreducible.

2005 34

Online Training: OnlinePMCourses Review

Girl's Guide to PM

When I spoke to Mike about his course he told me that the idea was to take the workshops and training that he delivers in person and make them available to a wider audience. Software Review: iMindQ 4.1 Primavera, SoftwareThis article contains affiliate links.

2017 241

Lean/ Agile Adoption in IT Services

Digite

So, we conducted a 1-day Leadership workshop where we discussed these concerns at length. Agile agile IT IT Ops Kanban Lean SoftwareDigité products have been the core execution platform for many IT service companies in India.

Lean 61

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

Online PM Courses

Software Vendors. Dedicated to provide PM articles, detailed PM software reviews, PM book reviews, and the latest news for the most popular web-based collaboration tools: Project-Management.com. Software development for 40 years. PM Workshops: @ PM_Workshops.

SCRUM 101

Agile 2018 Interviews: Day Four

Leading Agile

We had the chance to sit down with Olaf to discuss the workshop he led at Agile 2018. The workshop was called: Rekindle the Magic of Agile. Codex Story: Challenging the Metrics that limit Diversity in the Software Industry.

2018 71

5 Ways To Use Visual Project Management

Girl's Guide to PM

The first thoughts for mindmapping software are creativity sessions and process flows but you can do more than that. Sharing photos of your team in a workshop, or out on site, can really make the project seem more real, which in turn can improve engagement.

2017 349

6 Tools and Techniques for Controlling Risks

Project Risk Coach

Susan, on the other hand, facilitated an early risk identification workshop. Imagine that you are working on a software development project and that the functional requirements have been developed. Changes in project risks are inevitable.

Trouble in Scrum City

Leading Agile

The game is widely used in the Agile community in training classes, workshops, client events, and so forth. After all, isn’t that what we’d like them to do on the job, when they’re iteratively developing software to meet people’s ever-changing needs?

SCRUM 87

The ESP connection

The Lazy Project Manager

Owned by Director & CEO Alex Marson, the organisation works with large FTSE 250 clients including some of the biggest companies in the world in the Asset Management, Professional Services, Software, Automotive, Finance and Pharmaceutical industry.

2017 222

Challenging Change

The Lazy Project Manager

Owned by Director & CEO Alex Marson, the organisation works with large FTSE 250 clients including some of the biggest companies in the world in the Asset Management, Professional Services, Software, Automotive, Finance and Pharmaceutical industry.

2017 259

The true value of change

The Lazy Project Manager

Owned by Director & CEO Alex Marson, the organisation works with large FTSE 250 clients including some of the biggest companies in the world in the Asset Management, Professional Services, Software, Automotive, Finance and Pharmaceutical industry.

2017 222

The What, Why, and How of Project Requirements

Project Risk Coach

In his book — Just Enough Requirements Management — Alan Davis shares, “Various studies suggest that errors introduced during requirements activities account for 40 to 50 percent of all defects found in a software product.” Requirements workshops.

2018 244

How to avoid a Project

The Lazy Project Manager

Owned by Director & CEO Alex Marson, the organisation works with large FTSE 250 clients including some of the biggest companies in the world in the Asset Management, Professional Services, Software, Automotive, Finance and Pharmaceutical industry.

2017 222

ABI Evaluation

The Lazy Project Manager

Owned by Director & CEO Alex Marson, the organisation works with large FTSE 250 clients including some of the biggest companies in the world in the Asset Management, Professional Services, Software, Automotive, Finance and Pharmaceutical industry.

2017 232

The What, Why, and How of Project Requirements

Project Risk Coach

” In his book — Just Enough Requirements Management — Alan Davis shares, “Various studies suggest that errors introduced during requirements activities account for 40 to 50 percent of all defects found in a software product.” Requirements workshops.

2016 348

The 7-S Framework: Project Management Remix

Girl's Guide to PM

This is where project management methodologies, models, techniques and task management software by TaskQue comes into play. That goes for you as well: project managers should invest in their own personal development through training programs, workshops, seminars and visits.

2017 250

3 Team Techniques to Improve Cost Estimates

Project Risk Coach

She conducted an estimating workshop. She had identified expense categories such as software, hardware, vendor, configuration, and testing before the NGT meeting. Betty started with the software expenses and asked the participants to write down software expenses.

SCRUM Project Management Methodology Explained

Azendoo

Originally created to better develop software, this agile management based system has been adapted to cover nearly any industry or project scope. Their primary focus is more along the lines of Scrum’s original function as a tool to better manage software development.

SCRUM 130

New Year’s Eve

The Lazy Project Manager

The book will be out, as I said, in March, there is a presentation developed and there are two short sharp (1-2 hours) workshop developed to engage and drive the C-level to clear understanding of challenges in this area and offer simple practical advice for improvement.

2016 195

The PMO Series (1): Definition and Function of a Project Management Office

Inloox

or implementing an enterprise-wide project management software. Operative support includes moderating workshops and meetings, temporary project controlling, and the documentation of the project progress for senior management. First off: The acronym “PMO” has many different meanings.

2017 156

Customer Churn and SaaS

Tyner Blain

Software as a Service is not a one and done transactional offering. In a workshop last spring, I had the pleasure of working with a team to frame the longer term goals of their business – in order to prioritize the areas of investment that would drive their thematic roadmap.

2016 159

Know the value of your change

The Lazy Project Manager

I was reviewing a portfolio dashboard at a software vendor and they, as I have seen many times in the past in many systems, offered me views by project manager, business unit, location, value, phase and so on.

2017 222

Catsuits and Parachutes

The Lazy Project Manager

Owned by Director & CEO Alex Marson, the organisation works with large FTSE 250 clients including some of the biggest companies in the world in the Asset Management, Professional Services, Software, Automotive, Finance and Pharmaceutical industry.

2017 170

What is the Difference Between PRINCE2 Agile and APMG Agile Project Management?

Arras People

DSDM was software oriented the ABC isn’t. PRINCE was software oriented and now it isn’t. In this guest post, Simon Harris responds to a question from a reader about the two different Agile project management courses which are available.

Free Cultural Intelligence Training by Participating in Research Study

Stepping Into Project Management

Integrating insights from multidisciplinary research, the workshop will provide participants with an understanding of how culture shapes the way we make decisions, solve problems, and collaborate with others in a multicultural teams. When will the training workshop take place? The training workshop will take place the week of July 6th. Other workshop dates in July may be added if needed. The exact date and time of the workshop will be coordinated with participants.

2015 40

A View from the Top

The Lazy Project Manager

Owned by Director & CEO Alex Marson, the organisation works with large FTSE 250 clients including some of the biggest companies in the world in the Asset Management, Professional Services, Software, Automotive, Finance and Pharmaceutical industry.

2017 222

20/20 Vision – Innovation Game in Action

Tyner Blain

When running a workshop to collect that information, playing some “serious games” is a great way to get more and better information.

2012 159

Add to the C-Level

The Lazy Project Manager

Owned by Director & CEO Alex Marson, the organisation works with large FTSE 250 clients including some of the biggest companies in the world in the Asset Management, Professional Services, Software, Automotive, Finance and Pharmaceutical industry.

2017 155

How to Improve Your Project Communication

Project Risk Coach

In my project management workshops, I ask this question, “What are the top causes of project failure?” software defects) that they found. ” Nine times out of ten, I hear an answer — among others — related to poor communication.

2016 273

Changing the Face of PM Training

Girl's Guide to PM

Secondly I’ve always been involved with helping disadvantaged young people; be that as an ambassador for an AIDS Orphanage in South Africa or running painting therapy workshops for young cancer patients in hospital.

2016 281

Have You Considered Legal Project Management?

Girl's Guide to PM

Legal project managers also need to be familiar with legal practice management systems, legal workflow systems and a range of other software tools (such as contract management systems) all designed to help produce legal work more efficiently.

2017 241

You Won’t Believe What These Five Lenses Can Show You About Your Product

Tyner Blain

I do a multi-day workshop to define what it means for a particular team. In enterprise software, it isn’t enough to build software, you have to deploy it.

2015 185

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

Online PM Courses

The Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) is a methodology that focuses on developing and delivering enterprise-class software and systems as quickly as possible. Their certified Digital Agilist qualifications are more software development than project management certifications.

The Urge to Strangle(The Strangler Pattern)

Leading Agile

During a workshop for one of the teams, I learned they did not write or maintain application code. staff onboarding and mobility between teams is problematic, as each team uses unique, one-off software and procedures.

2018 94

How to Build a Powerful Deliverables Strategy from Scratch

Workzone

What do the construction of a new skyscraper and the implementation of a new software system have in common? A wireframe is an interim deliverable that is submitted, approved, and then used to build the final software product. What is a deliverable?