Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:51:05 GMT The Reluctant Agilist https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blogs/264092/The-Reluctant-Agilist How to Stop Treating People as Resources w/ Mika Trottier https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/38135/How-to-Stop-Treating-People-as-Resources-w--Mika-Trottier Sat, 17 Feb 2018 05:57:50 GMT If you'd prefer an audio version of the podcast, you can find it here.  In this interview, Mika Trottier and I talk through a subtle but significant shift that has to occur in the mindset of a traditional PM who is trying to adopt an Agile mindset. How do you flip that switch in your bra... Becoming a Certified Scrum Trainer w/ Anderson Hummel https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/37404/Becoming-a-Certified-Scrum-Trainer-w--Anderson-Hummel Wed, 31 Jan 2018 15:46:39 GMT Last fall Anderson Diniz Hummel became a Certified Scrum Trainer. This means that he has been approved by the Scrum Alliance to teach Certified Scrum Master and Certified Scrum Product Owner classes. The journey to becoming a CST is never easy and never as quick as anyone would like and for Anderson... Challenging the Sprint - An Interview with John Cutler https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/36825/Challenging-the-Sprint---An-Interview-with-John-Cutler Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:42:15 GMT John Cutler describes himself as a Product Development Nut. He’s deeply focused on Product Development with a Lean /Agile approach and finding ways to improve how we work. He posts his thoughts in Medium, and although he says he is not a professional blogger, he generates new content about twi... Giora Morein - The State of Agile and Post-SAFeism https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/35716/Giora-Morein---The-State-of-Agile-and-Post-SAFeism Fri, 22 Dec 2017 21:52:11 GMT This episode of DrunkenPM Radio features a conversation with ThinkLouder’s Giora Morein. During this discussion Giora offers his take on how things have evolved within the Agile space over the past few years and some of the challenges we currently face. For example, if you are trying to use Sc... Why Digital Transformation is More Important than Agile Transformation w/ Devin Hedge https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/35381/Why-Digital-Transformation-is-More-Important-than-Agile-Transformation-w--Devin-Hedge Fri, 15 Dec 2017 06:08:02 GMT In this interview Devin Hedge and I dig into some of the research he has been doing around the impact of Digital Transformation, how it impacts consumers and the role that things like Agile and Design Thinking play in helping companies move from an analog way of managing their work to a completely d... Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) Deadline 12/31/17 - HOW TO EARN SEUs FAST! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/35283/Certified-Scrum-Professional--CSP--Deadline-12-31-17---HOW-TO-EARN-SEUs-FAST- Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:59:57 GMT The Scrum Alliance’s Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) designation is changing on Jan 1, 2018. If you meet the qualifications for the current version of CSP, applying before it expires on December 31, 2017 may provide you with a much easier path to the the practitioner level of certification ... Hacking Agile for Digital Agencies https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/33622/Hacking-Agile-for-Digital-Agencies Wed, 13 Dec 2017 06:08:14 GMT Here are slides and the new canvas tool from my presentation today at the 2017 Digital PM Summit. http://bit.ly/2igwXLq Thanks to all who attended. Jurgen Appelo - How to Measure ScrumMaster Performance https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/34778/Jurgen-Appelo---How-to-Measure-ScrumMaster-Performance Tue, 28 Nov 2017 04:14:16 GMT One of the questions I have been asked with increasing frequency in the Certified Scrum Master and Certified Scrum Product Owner classes I teach is: How do we measure the effectiveness of the ScrumMaster? When this question is asked what people are often looking or is a way to evaluate ScrumMa... Descaling the Enterprise w/ James Gifford https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/34487/Descaling-the-Enterprise-w--James-Gifford Mon, 20 Nov 2017 22:41:05 GMT Finding a way to scale Agile within the Enterprise has been a very popular topic in Agile for the past several years. With options like SAFe, LeSS, DAD and many others, it can be easy to lose sight of the fact that your organization may simply not be structured in a way that can truly support the in... Jurgen Appelo - Agility Scales https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/34327/Jurgen-Appelo---Agility-Scales Thu, 16 Nov 2017 02:23:50 GMT Jurgen Appelo, the man behind Managing for Happiness and Management 3.0, is working on a new project to provide organizations with a platform they can use to develop the ability to innovate at scale and foster an agile mindset that spans the enterprise.  Agility Scales aims to be the “Waz...