It's tempting to think of Agile as a silver bullet, especially if your existing project framework suffers under a monstrous bureaucracy. But if you think you want to try an Agile approach, you'd better first identify the problem you're trying to solve.
Different agile methods are appropriate for different projects, and in some situations they may not be appropriate at all. In this mini-course, Agile expert Kent McDonald explains some of the important considerations for organizations looking at Agile to solve the project woes. Understand whether Agile techniques are really the right approach for your environment, learn the benefits and drawbacks of different agile approaches in various situations, and find out where the different techniques are appropriate.
When you've finished this course, you'll be able to
Assess whether Agile techniques are appropriate for a given project
List the benefits and drawbacks of Agile approaches for various project types and environments
Included in this download:
Course recording by Kent McDonald of Knowledge Bridge Partners
A complete course transcript
A methodology brief covering the course concepts in detail
A quiz with instructions for receiving 1 Category A PDU upon completing the course and exercise (PDU certificates are available only to paid Premium subscribers—trial members can submit for certificates after billing)
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