Introduction to Scrum PPT

Introduction to Scrum PPT

You may have heard Scrum is one of the leading agile software development processes. With more than 170,000 Certified ScrumMasters worldwide, it’s a proven, scalable process for managing software projects. Since its origin in Japanese new product development in the ’80s, Scrum has become recognized as one of the best project management frameworks for handling rapidly… Read more

Agile Planning and Project Management

Agile Planning and Project Management

In this session we will shatter the myth that agile teams can't plan. We'll start by looking at the benefits of the short cycles of iterative and incremental development. We'll then look at the six different levels of planning that occur in agile organizations. We'll see what user stories are and why they've become the preferred approach to planning and managing the work of… Read more

GASPing Toward the Future: A Look at What’s In Store for Scrum

GASPing Toward the Future: A Look at What’s In Store for Scrum

Scrum has never sat still. It evolves. One team tries something new, and it works so another team tries it. The ideas that succeed most often become part of Scrum and are embraced by new teams. In this presentation, Scrum Alliance co-founder and leading agile author Mike Cohn describes ideas that could be on the verge of becoming Generally Accepted Scrum Practices, including… Read more

ADAPTing to Agile for Continued Success

ADAPTing to Agile for Continued Success

You believe that agility is right for your team and for your business. You’ve implemented Scrum or XP with some success but have run into some obstacles in moving beyond your initial improvements. You are not alone. The fact is few teams have achieved the 10x productivity or quality gains that the best agile teams have shown us are possible. Partial, half-hearted agile… Read more

Agile Product Management

Agile Product Management

The vast majority of what has been written about agile processes is intended for programmers and project managers. As an agile product manager, product owner, or member of the customer team, you need help identifying user needs and determining how best to meet those needs. Yet very little information is available to help you identify the right thing to build or juggle… Read more

Experiencing Agility From Requirements to Planning

Experiencing Agility From Requirements to Planning

You know that before the development team writes their first line of code, they need a funded project and a prioritized product backlog. What you don’t yet know is how all the front-end planning works on an agile project, where just-in-time and just-enough are the rule of the day. And you aren’t quite sure how to apply user stories and story points from the very start of a… Read more