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Project Management Using Agile Methods provides an overview of Agile/Scrum project management principles and includes basic tools to help you apply basic Agile/Scrum practices to projects.
To help participants: 1) Understand basic Agile principles and Scum values and identify when these methods will support their success in project management initiatives 2) Manage the project with an iterative and incremental mindset to achieve outstanding results. 3) Consider innovative approaches to increase project success. The primary emphasis will be on how to apply Agile and Scrum methods when managing project scope, soliciting and adjusting for team and client input and delivering high-quality products and services. You will be introduced to the Agile fundamental project management topics provided below.
- Traditional vs. Agile PM methodologies
- Types of agile PM – Scrum, Lean, Extreme Programming (XP)
- Principles of Agile and the roadmap to value
- Roles and responsibilities in Agile
- Product Backlog and Release Planning
- Sprint Planning and Sprints
- Product Reviews and Retrospectives
Who Should Attend
The class is designed for entry- and mid-level project managers who desire to learn leading-edge project management methodologies to apply to projects with aggressive deadlines, changing requirements, and a high degree of complexity. It is ideal for people who want to expand their project management toolset to improve product quality, customer satisfaction and project team productivity.
Certified and experienced project management professionals (PMPs) from Arrow Performance Group