Collaborative Planning Nuts and Bolts
Contrary to some popular myths, planning and estimating are needed on Agile projects. These practices are integral to the project’s success and a lack of understanding about how to plan is a sure-fire way to failure. This short, interactive workshop will provide participants with hands-on experience to demystify collaborative planning and estimating in agile environments. Both are done at multiple levels to facilitate planning and estimating in the face of uncertainty and ever-changing stakeholder needs and evolving understanding of business value.
- Understand the various levels of planning and estimating.
- Understand the concept of velocity and its impact on planning.
- Learn the how, when, and who of estimating.
Length and Learning Modes
Video on Demand: 3 hours
PDUs: 3 CDUs: 3 SEUs: 3
- Relative sizing methods
- Affinity estimating
- Task estimation methods
"This class was very helpful in providing tools and techniques for planning in an Agile team. Course examples at each level of planning (Product Roadmap/Story Map, Release Planning, Iteration planning and Task Estimating) were beneficial in providing proper context."