Agile Strategy with Scrum @ Scale
The purpose of this course is to examine the latest best-practices in agile strategy. This Scrum@Scale class includes examining what is strategy, the elements of strategy, and outcomes versus outputs as a measure of success. The course outlines the use of metrics, targets and forecasting to predict future outcomes, feedback loops to challenge cognitive biases, and the use of OKRs. During the class, students will practice using the discussed techniques and will leave the classroom with an action plan to implement them in their daily work.
The course is intended to be highly interactive; students will be encouraged to interject their challenges and concerns for discussion and redress during the session. After leaving this class, students will be able to apply the agile strategy techniques discussed.
This course is intended for those who wish to know the details of best-practice, agile strategy methods when working with multiple teams.
Agile Performance Management with Scrum @ Scale
Agile was designed as an approach to handling complex problems in product development. Complex problems are the domain of knowledge workers. Knowledge workers are generally known as workers that produce decisions. Performance management is a strategic approach to creating and sustaining improved performance in employees, leading to an increase in the effectiveness of companies. As a result, management should focus on the quality of the decisions made in order to gauge performance. However, most organizations still focus on process and process activities.
The purpose of the webinar is to familiarize new techniques in performance management. The webinar begins with an overview of the purpose of and focus of performance. It includes a detailed explanation of the context, mental models, and decisions that management should review in order to conduct performance management most effectively. The webinar concludes with a question-and-answer period where the group can explore implications for their organization.
PMI ACP with Scrum @ Scale
This combo course is designed to prepare participants for PMI ACP® Certification & Scrum@Scale Practitioner Certification.
The first part of the course prepares the students for the PMI ACP® (PMI Agile Certified Practitioner) certification exam, a professional certification for professionals who use agile principles, methods and approaches when working on or leading agile teams. The course covers agile mindset, methodologies, frameworks, tools, and techniques and provides real-life scenarios