Agile Methodologies

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  • 13 Books | 50h 46m
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Agile offers the benefit of iterative approaches such as managing projects or developing new products. Learn how to apply an agile method.

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Maximizing Value with A/B Testing
Used correctly, A/B testing helps your organization identify value-add activities with data you already have, allowing you to become an agile enterprise that can adapt to a changing environment quickly. It is the process of testing two elements to determine which performs more effectively. Used correctly, it can help your organization develop agile thinking for dealing with change and innovation. By improving your agility, you can capitalize on opportunities quickly. In this course, you'll learn about the characteristics and benefits of A/B testing. You'll also learn about the key activities for creating an organizational A/B test strategy. And you’ll explore considerations and best practices for using A/B testing.
6 videos | 19m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Innovating with Lean Product Management
The essence of Lean product management is building the right product as quickly and cheaply as possible. Lean innovation gives you the tools to make a better product in less time, with fewer resources. In this course, you'll discover how innovating with Lean can help you build the right product, from defining need to continuous improvement and supporting further product enhancements. You'll learn about the characteristics of Lean product management and strategic innovation. And you’ll find out how to cultivate a Lean product management mindset. You'll also learn how to use Lean management to know your customers and their needs, design a minimum viable product, and test your prototype.
7 videos | 21m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Agile Principles and Methodologies
Agile projects use short work iterations and incremental development of products that focus on business priorities and customer value. In this course, you'll learn about Agile concepts that are fundamental when managing projects, including the eight Agile values and twelve Agile principles. This course also covers the five phases of the Agile project management model, and introduces you to the most common Agile methodologies and frameworks. Finally, this course introduces key activities for managing Agile projects, including creating a product vision and project charter, and best contract and documentation types. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam. PMI-ACP is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
11 videos | 44m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Agile Stakeholder Engagement and Team Development
Agile projects are only successful if the Agile team is cohesive, productive, and engaged. When managing projects for your organization, you must encourage active involvement to ensure your team has a clear understanding of project requirements and stakeholder expectations. In this course, you'll learn about team leadership and the characteristics of effective stakeholder engagement when managing Agile projects. This course also introduces you to some important Agile project management tools and techniques, such as team development strategies and developmental mastery models. Finally, this course covers effective communication tools and the benefits of using facilitation techniques like Agile games to foster collaboration and cooperation in the Agile team. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam. PMI-ACP is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
10 videos | 43m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Agile Project Planning
Properly estimating and prioritizing project requirements is critical when planning projects. When managing Agile projects, you need to be able to map out the work necessary for your product release. In this course, you'll learn about vital Agile planning activities including creating personas and wireframing. This course also covers the most common Agile estimation techniques used when managing projects such as story points, wideband Delphi, and affinity estimation. This course also covers requirements prioritization methods and other Agile project management activities you perform when completing your release plan. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam. PMI-ACP is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
11 videos | 44m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Agile Project Scheduling and Monitoring
Wouldn't it be great if projects managed themselves once you got them started? But this isn't the case. Successful Agile project management involves adequate scheduling and monitoring, which helps identify any adjustments that need to be made, and ensures effective time management. In this course, you'll learn about managing projects with Agile project scheduling activities like setting work in progress limits and implementing project buffers. This course also covers recommended project time management processes for monitoring and tracking progress at both the iteration and project levels. This course also introduces you to key risk management and product quality, testing, and integration strategies you can use when managing Agile projects to help ensure your project creates and maintains the intended value as it progresses. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam. PMI-ACP is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
10 videos | 45m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
The Essential Role of the Agile Product Owner
In changing markets, leadership matters. And for businesses adopting agile thinking, appointing a strong product owner maximizes the value of a business's products is essential. Employing a product owner can help businesses increase their agility, allowing them to adapt to change and enhance the value of their products. In this course, you'll learn about the role and responsibilities of a product owner in an agile enterprise, and the qualities necessary for effective product ownership. You'll also learn the best strategies for empowering product owners and removing obstacles that impede their success.
7 videos | 21m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Cultivating Enterprise Agile
The economy, technology, and the political landscape are changing rapidly. Agility is needed for an organization to adapt to change, and agile thinking must be fostered and realized across the organization. In this course, you'll learn about agile enterprise and its benefits, factors for its successful implementation, and key steps involved in its creation. You'll also explore ways to overcome common obstacles to enterprise agile, and to select appropriate planning tools for an agile organization.
6 videos | 21m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Harnessing the Power of DevOps
Each day at work can bring new pressure to reduce time to market, improve efficiency, and boost quality. While Agile methodologies can help companies transform to a digital era, using DevOps practices goes even further to completely rework product life cycles and create a customer-centric culture of efficiency. In this course, you’ll learn about DevOps principles and building blocks, the benefits of using DevOps, and challenges and success strategies when implementing DevOps.
6 videos | 29m has Assessment available Badge
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MIT Sloan Management Review on Lean Project Management
In this collection of articles from MIT Sloan Management Review, you'll learn how leading countries and organizations manage to foster a culture of technological creativity, what companies can do to maximize growth while minimizing wasteful expenditure, and more.
Book Duration 41m Book Authors By MIT Sloan Management Review

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