Join Bob McGannon for an in-depth discussion in this video Managing constructive collaboration, part of Agile Project Management Principles.
…During the build stage, effective collaboration is…essential for the sprint to be successful.…As project manager, you can do a lot to support the…team during this phrase, and ensure collaboration is working as desired.…The plan, do, check, adjust, or PDCA cycle…is a great technique to foster collaborative behavior.…Any time work is being produced, team members…should briefly plan the work with one another…typically in pairs.…Complete the work, get it done, have the work verified by the other person,…checked, and if the result is not…as expected take action to change it immediately.…
If, PDCA is practiced as each feature is being developed.…There will be frequent collaboration between…the product developer and the customer.…And, that is exactly what you strive for.…By design Agile Teams are…intended to be co-located.…However, the reality is, that's not always feasible.…If you're in the situation where core team members are not co-located,…you'll need to provide additional tools…and techniques to ensure collaboration is happening.…
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- What is agile project management?
- Selecting an agile project
- Scoping the project
- Designing your sprint structure
- Collecting requirements
- Running stand-up meetings
- Managing issues and risks
- Tracking lessons learned
- Responding to change requests
- Closing the project
- Spotting signs of trouble