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Agnostic Agile: The Key to a Successful Lean Agile Transformation

Agnostic Agile: The Key to a Successful Lean Agile Transformation | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Agnostic Agile principles facilitate and accelerate both the organization’s transformation as well as its Lean Agile evolution. Internalizing the Lean Agile Values and Principles are key to a successful Lean Agile transformation. Organizational complexity demands a multi-framework approach. A dogmatic, prescriptive approach to Agile is not only dangerous but is not Agile at all.
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6 habits of successful project managers

6 habits of successful project managers | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Being a project manager is an intense and demanding job, regardless of the industry.  In order to be successful, there are certain habits or traits that you need to have or cultivate.
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Fin Goulding Injects Agility into the Management of Everything

Fin Goulding Injects Agility into the Management of Everything | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Fin Goulding, international CIO at Aviva, recently spoke at the DevOps Enterprise Summit London about using flow principles to advance agile capabilities throughout an organisation. InfoQ asked Goulding to expand on some of the points that he made during his talk.
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Scrum, Kanban, OpenAgile: Same Goals, Different Approaches

Scrum, Kanban, OpenAgile: Same Goals, Different Approaches | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
The inspiration of this opinion piece comes from a professional student who just finished reading “The Scrum Guide” by Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland, “Essential Kanban Condensed” by David J Anderson and Andy Carmichael, and “The OpenAgile Primer” by Mishkin Berteig and The Berteig Consulting Team. These thoughts come from a humble place and is … Continue reading Scrum, Kanban, OpenAgile: Same Goals, Different Approaches →
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Eliminate dependencies, don’t manage them

Eliminate dependencies, don’t manage them | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
If you worked in large organizations you have probably heard about the term "dependencies". I am convinced that dependencies need to be eliminated, not managed. With a help of system diagrams in this article, I will uncover the main reasons why Scrum Teams suffer from dependencies, how they impact organizational agility, and what the fundamental solutions to this issue are.
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Karlene Agard - Value management on megaprojects - Podcast with

Karlene Agard - Value management on megaprojects - Podcast with | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
In this podcast, Karlene Agard shares her secrets for saving time and money without compromising results. 100+ FREE Podcast episodes for projec
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The Professional Product Owner and the Three Vs

The Professional Product Owner and the Three Vs | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Getting your thoughts down on paper is a great way to reflect on and sort out the complicated aspects of our industry. The three Vs of Product Ownership is an example of this and is a major theme of our book — and the topic of this post.
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A Definition of Done for Modern Development – Gurock Quality Hub

A Definition of Done for Modern Development – Gurock Quality Hub | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
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How To Use Kanban To Become Insanely Productive: A Short Guide

How To Use Kanban To Become Insanely Productive: A Short Guide | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Are you searching for the perfect productivity system? First the bad news: It doesn't exist. You're going to have to do the work no matter what system you use. Now the good news: Kanban is an easy-to-use and -learn system that can help avoid feeling overwhelmed by those endless To Do lists.
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KPIs for executive oversight (Part 1)

KPIs for executive oversight (Part 1) | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Executive oversight of projects can be challenging, especially for executives with little experience with projects. Many executives rise through the ranks of the operations side of the business, using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) monitoring the expenses, rework rates, marketing costs, and revenues.
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Scrum Mastery: 5 Steps to Grow a Strong Team Identity

Scrum Mastery: 5 Steps to Grow a Strong Team Identity | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Scrum requires self-organizing, cross-functional teams. Scrum hinges on the strength of the team, so let's explore 5 steps to grow a strong team identity.
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Holacracy vs Scrum : Presidential Debate – ResponsiveOrg.ch –

The following comparison of Holacracy and Scrum originates from a workshop held at the SARO (Swiss Association for Responsive Organizations) Teal Camp in early November 2016. To make it more fun for…
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PM Summit survey reveals 40% of project managers suffer from prolonged stress due to work – Irish Tech News

PM Summit survey reveals 40% of project managers suffer from prolonged stress due to work – Irish Tech News | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
  People in IT roles suffer most from prolonged stress followed by people in architectural, engineering and construction roles 83% of project managers have no formal training to manage stress The execution stage identified as the most demanding project phase PM Summit, Ireland’s mos
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6 project management skills all managers should adopt

6 project management skills all managers should adopt | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Project management skills are an essential part of being a manager and Pat Lucey is here to ensure you know the most important ones.
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#NoEstimates | Lost Consultants

#NoEstimates | Lost Consultants | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
After several posts around the topic of estimation and considering that estimations are often time consuming it is worth it to have a look at the alternative of not estimating at all. Therefore it is useful to become aware of why estimation is done or needed in first place. With that awareness you can asses whether these reason for estimating could be covered without the time invest for estimations.
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How to Find Other Zombie Scrum Survivors – Zombie Scrum Resistance –

The sad truth about Zombie Scrum is that you will simultaneously be very alone and very dependent on other people. You simply won’t be able to make any lasting impact on your own. In order to make…
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My team used to suck at meetings, but now people are begging us to share our secret sauce

My team used to suck at meetings, but now people are begging us to share our secret sauce | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Think you hate meetings? My colleagues and I were so sick of them that we teamed up with Chelsea Handler to build an excuse generator. Can you guess what one of the main use cases was? Getting out of meetings. For years, our team’s meetings didn’t move us forward; they were “party meetings” that threw wrenches …
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5 things to know about remote project management

5 things to know about remote project management | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
As the workforce gets more spread out, managers need to acquire a few new skills, to keep everyone on task.
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Musings on project management: Putting risk register and project plan together

Musings on project management: Putting risk register and project plan together | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
David Hulett has a presentation on his website, projectrisk.com , entitled " Schedule Risk Analysis using the Risk Driver Method an
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Why everyone is now a project manager

Why everyone is now a project manager | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
A report from Planview detailed the five biggest challenges to effective project management and the top tools in the profession.
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A Study of Thousands of Dropbox Projects Reveals How Successful Teams Collaborate

A Study of Thousands of Dropbox Projects Reveals How Successful Teams Collaborate | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Keep teams small and share work equally.
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How to Make an AI Project More Likely to Succeed

How to Make an AI Project More Likely to Succeed | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Start by having a clear sense of its goals.
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Resolve PMO conflicts for project success

Resolve PMO conflicts for project success | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
There are several conflicting forces that shape project management offices.
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8 Things They Don't Teach You in Project Management School

8 Things They Don't Teach You in Project Management School | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
Project management is about more than shepherding software through the development process. Don't forget the humans and the team dynamic.
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Introduction to Kanban: What Software Developers Can Learn from a Japanese Manufacturing System

Introduction to Kanban: What Software Developers Can Learn from a Japanese Manufacturing System | Articles for project management and agile project management | Scoop.it
The secret to boosting your software development team’s productivity may lie in a lean-manufacturing system developed by Toyota in the late 1940s. Kanban is a popular visual workflow management sys…
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