When problems are tackled collaboratively, usually organization win. Where effective collaboration requires more than technology. It demands the right mindset and strategic framework.
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We often have questions about relating traditional PM practices to Agile practices. This is especially true in the area of risk. In this one hour webinar, Greg will cover traditional risk management techniques and contrast them to the Agile risk management practices. Areas covered include BURP (Big Upfront Risk Planning), daily risk management, and team involvement in risk identification. You will learn how to use traditional risk management in harmony with an Agile lifecycle and how to perform risk management at a level that minimizes waste and over-planning.
There’s been a lot of discussion in social media forums about whether or not the Project Manager has a role in Agile environments. Some of the talk is related to specific agile frameworks such as Scrum and its three prescribed roles (which does not include one for Project Manager), while other talk is more about the Project Manager’s responsibilities in general and where those responsibilities now lie in Agile. Add to this the news that the Project Management Institute (PMI) has introduced a new Agile certification for its membership, and we’ve got quite a conversation going—and with it, a lot of disturbing misconceptions and misinformed assumptions.
The advancement of the Internet over the past two decades has taught us that we must run our organizations differently for our businesses to thrive, and perhaps even survive. This digital transformation is inevitable. To successfully move into the future, leaders need to strike a balance between organizational hierarchy and cross-functional coordination. While there still needs to be accountability for results, organizations need to be able to move faster to achieve these results. Learn how Steve’s transformational leadership framework is used to adjust your culture for success – to create a digital culture. You’ll learn how to accelerate change to fuel the growth of your firm in this new world and propel your personal leadership success.
Have you heard about Lean Six Sigma and wondered what is all of the fuss about? Are you wondering why it’s growing in popularity and experience requested in a growing number of job posting requirements? Are you considering learning more about it so that you can become a practitioner? If so – join us for this one hour overview where we answer these questions.
With all the healthcare challenges facing the US today, providers and payers need a PMO to provide project governance and risk management and to enable them to deliver projects under budget and ahead of schedule. A PMO centralizes standards and controls projects to allow you to deliver the project portfolio in alignment with the organization’s needs. Please join us for a presentation on how a large provider created and built a PMO that is making a difference in healthcare for that community.
This webinar will summarize the factors that are characteristic of each work environment, explain the driving forces underlying the team members’ motives, and offer solutions that help you, as a project manager, to channel the team’s enthusiasm and maintain a high performing team.
In this webinar, we’ll go through what the issues are when transitioning to an Agile mindset, how they present themselves and what you can do as a Project Manager to think ‘more agile’ in your projects whilst accepting and learning along the way.