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.

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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

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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.

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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 343

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.

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

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 281

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 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 260

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.

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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.

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.

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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 270

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

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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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 286

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 246

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.

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Architecture, Construction, Engineering, and ACE Conferences in 2018

Appfluence

O’Reilly’s Software Architecture Conference 2018. The O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference is designed to provide the necessary professional training that software architects and aspiring software architects need to succeed. A unique event, it covers the full scope of a software architect’s job, from IT to leadership and business skills.

The Extinction of Agile Coaching

Agile Coach

I’ve spent the last number of years in the Agile and OD/Change spaces, have had almost 200 people through my non-certified workshop on change and I’ve noticed something. “ Well, there are only 4 values and 12 principles…which of those do you want me to break?

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How to Create a Project Team Culture with Colin Ellis

Girl's Guide to PM

One of the top teams that I think of often, we put in some new software and team was amazing, we all knew our roles and carried them out and we got on really well, did all of the good communication stuff and we supported each other, but we had plenty of mishaps.

2018 246

Estimating is a Learned Skill

Herding Cats

The primary purpose of software estimation is not to predict a project’s outcome; it is to determine whether a project’s targets are realistic enough to allow the project to be controlled to meet them ‒ Steve McConnell. Believing is Seeing: Confirmation Bias Studies in Software Engineering, “Magne Jørgensen and Efi Papatheocharous, 41st Euromicro Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications (SEAA). The Future of Systems-and Software Development.

Joint Application Development (JAD)

ActiveCollab

JAD allows clients to have full autonomy in project development and allows them to participate in their application’s development through a series of workshops. During the 1980’s they led few workshops to prove the concept. Since then, it has been applied to numerous software project across industry sectors and has produced excellent results, particularly on small to medium-sized projects.

The Best Project Management Conferences to Attend in 2018

Wrike

A two-day symposium with industry experts, followed by a full day of workshops, allow attendees to discover new tips and tools—and receive PDUs and CDUs for participating. According to Reader’s Digest , “learning something new” is one of the ten most popular New Year’s Resolutions. And one of the best places to learn new things are at industry conferences.

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Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2018

Paymo App

Tools for project managers – collaboration tools, video chat systems, project management software, and all the apps that you need to start a project. conduct workshops and trainings. Scrum is used predominantly in software development projects.

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