EncartaLabs

Agile for Executives

( Duration: 1 Day )

In this Agile for Executives training course, delegates will learn to:

  • 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
  • Glean knowledge of Agile team roles and where the Executive fits

The Agile for Executives training course is ideal for anyone who is considering the use of an Agile methods for software development, including:

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

COURSE AGENDA

1

Defining the Challenges of Software Development

  • Making the Case for Change
  • What is the problem Agile is trying to solve?
2

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
3

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

Encarta Labs Advantage

  • One Stop Corporate Training Solution Providers for over 4,000 Modules on a variety of subjects
  • All courses are delivered by Industry Veterans
  • Get jumpstarted from newbie to production ready in a matter of few days
  • Trained more than 50,000 Corporate executives across the Globe
  • All our trainings are conducted in workshop mode with more focus on hands-on sessions

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Contact us for delivering this course as a public/open-house workshop/online training for a group of 10+ candidates.

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