Agile For Executives 1 Day Training in Omaha, NE

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Agile For Executives 1 Day Training in Omaha, NE

Our classroom training provides you the opportunity to interact with instructors and benefit from face-to-face instruction.

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Regus - Nebraska, Omaha - Landmark Center 1299 Farnam St Suite 300 Omaha, NE 68102

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

About this event

Course Overview:

This one-day course presents a step-by-step approach to Agile for Executives. The course provides you with overviews of key principles and benefits of applying Agile methodologies.

Target Audience:

This course is designed for anyone who is considering the use of an Agile method for software development, including:

  • Project Managers
  • Analysts
  • Developers
  • Programmers
  • Testers
  • IT Manager/Directors
  • Software Engineers
  • Software Architects
  • Customers

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand Agile Practices and Principles
  • Obtain valuable information from industry surveys identifying compelling Agile benefits realized by companies worldwide
  • Gain insight into effective metrics for managing Agile team performance
  • Dispel the myth that mid and long term planning are abandoned with Agile
  • Appreciate how teams and management can build trust more quickly
  • Discuss the transition from command and control to empower and inspire style of leadership
  • Explore how to help teams to create a cadence that will enable them to succeed
  • Understand tools and techniques for promoting transparency in communication at all levels
  • Identify some of the common pitfalls Agile teams may encounter
  • Learn from an instructor with day-to-day experience implementing agile practices across multiple organizations
  • Glean knowledge of Agile team roles and where the Executive fits

Agenda:

Defining the Challenges of Software Development

  • Making the Case for Change
  • What is the problem Agile is trying to solve?

Defining the Agile Proposition

  • Why Agile
  • The Agile Paradigm
  • Agile Basics
  • Agile Manifesto and Principles
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Five Levels of Agile Planning
  • Agile Benefits — including industry data, survey results and personal experience

The Path to Agile Adoption

  • Dealing with Barriers to Agile Adoption
  • An Agile Organization
  • Driving Investment Decisions with Agile
  • The path to successful Agile adoption

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Materials:

Students will receive a course manual with presentation slides and reference materials.

Examination:

There is no exam for this course.

Technical Requirements:

For eBooks:

Internet for downloading the eBook

Laptop, tablet, Smartphone, eReader (No Kindle)

Adobe DRM supported software (e.g. Digital Editions, Bluefire Reader)

eBook download and activation instructions

Note:

However, catering to the demands of busy professionals, our virtual training programs are as effective as face-to-face learning. Reach us at info@academyforpros.com for dates and details of Instructor Led Live Virtual Session.

If you would like to get this course customized and delivered exclusively for your group, we have an On-Site Training Option you can reach us at info@academyforpros.com for more details about on-site or corporate training.