EncartaLabs

Agile Portfolio Management

( Duration: 3 Days )

The Agile Portfolio Management training course is an advanced and unique course that will take your team through a practical, real world and intensive hands-on journey of applying Agile, Lean and Kanban to YOUR Portfolio Planning and Management. You will learn some new and innovative methods for planning, prioritizing, sizing and managing your portfolio of initiatives and also learn a different approach of looking at enterprise capacity planning by planning around teams, measuring velocity and establishing a pull method from your portfolio backlog.

PMO Leaders, Product and Portfolio Managers, Executives and Leaders, Business and IT Sponsors, Program Managers, Project Managers, Program Managers, Technical Leads/Architects and others interested in learning more about Agile/Lean Portfolio Management.

COURSE AGENDA

1

Top Challenges with Portfolio Managemen

2

The Multitasking Problem

3

Getting Initiatives Started.. Not DONE

4

Why We Need a Different Approach

5

Intro to Lean Thinking

6

Limiting Work In Progress (WIP)

7

Lean/Agile Portfolio Big Picture

8

The Pull vs. Push Concept

9

Understanding Capacity

10

Why Stable Whole Teams?

11

Supporting Communities of Practice

12

New Metrics to Measure

13

The New Role of an Agile PMO

14

Agile/Lean Portfolio Planning Steps

15

The 6 Levels of Planning

16

Building Your Backlog of Current and Future Initiatives

17

Strategic Alignment

18

Developing Your Business Value Buckets

19

Developing Your Qualification Filter

20

Assigning Business Value Points

21

Dependency, Risk, Sizing

22

Making the Tough Decisions Ranking the Backlog

23

Ranking the Backlog

24

Designing Stable ‘Whole’ Teams

25

Which Team Should Pull What?

26

Measuring Velocity

27

Capacity Planning

28

Creating an Enterprise Portfolio Grooming Team

29

Roles and Responsibilities

30

Continuous Backlog Grooming

31

Setting Up Your Portfolio Tracking Kanban Walls

32

Where To Go Next

Encarta Labs Advantage

  • One Stop Corporate Training Solution Providers for over 3,500 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 20,000 corporate candidates across india and abroad
  • All our trainings are conducted in workshop mode with more focus on hands On

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