Agile Estimating & Planning
The keys to quick, accurate, and reliable estimates in agile contexts.
This online video course will show you how agile teams make reliable estimates. You will learn the fundamental ideas that you must understand if you want to be successful with estimates in an agile environment.
04 Mar 2024
USD 79 USD 59** Next 21 places
We will start the course by laying the necessary groundwork to understand why planning and estimating in uncertain and complex contexts is so different from their traditional counterparts. This foundation will give you the insights and awareness needed to process the following modules.
We will explore different planning techniques that a team can use to predict and organize their work. We will discuss the pros and cons of each technique so you can identify the best option for use in agile contexts.
We will present you with the most common enemies encountered when estimating and planning a future effort. How they affect plans and execution and the importance of having them identified.
You will first-hand learn how agility seeks to mitigate the risks of traditional estimations and planning and what needs to be taken care of to maintain it that way.
We will dive into this fascinating world of estimations to lay the necessary foundations and identify insights that will allow you to understand many of the estimation approaches in agility and the reasons behind them.
We will present you with different techniques that a team can use to put into practice. We will discuss the pros and cons of each so you can identify the best option for your particular case.
Having explored the basic concepts of planning and estimation, we will present you with a multi-level (strategy, release, iteration) view of evolutionary forecasting that will allow you to foster transparency and credibility among developers and stakeholders, thus avoiding unnecessary pressures and unreliable estimations.
By participating in this videocurse
You will understand why it is so difficult to estimate and meet estimations
You will learn how to approach this issue from an agile mindset to achieve better adaptability and flexibility
You will explore various estimation techniques, along with their pros and cons, to choose the best fit for your team
You will get to know different levels of concurrent planning in agility for seamless delivery
What this video course is about
Discover the secrets of agile estimation and planning with this impressive video course.
Unlock the potential of your agile teams with our online video course that delves into the world of reliable agile estimates and planning. Learn how to enable the making of estimates that provide your development teams the independence they require while meeting the expectations of stakeholders.
Find a happy middle ground between deadlines and long-term planning without jeopardizing team morale or making false promises.
Don't miss out on the opportunity to gain insights that will help you create a safe environment that discourages unrealistic or misleading estimates.
Don't miss the opportunity to gain the knowledge that will help you create a safe environment that discourages unrealistic or misleading estimates.
About the Instructor
Consultant and trainer dedicated to Business Agility and Digital Product Creation.
You will be trained by an expert who supports companies and has assisted over 6,000 professionals in more than 20 years of agile product development.
Martin's approach is situational and practical, while his teaching style is immersive, offering novel experiences with the material that facilitate rapid learning.
He is a recognized author of 5 books on the benefits of Agility, Scrum, and Coaching in digital innovation and has been a speaker at over 30 conferences in the United States and 14 countries in Latin America and Europe.
He is one of the few experts holding the industry's highest certifications in agile practices and professional coaching: Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC), Certified Team Coach (CTC), Certified Agile Leadership Educator (CAL Educator), and Path to CSP Educator.
Upon successful completion...
You will be able to promote the necessary process transparency to develop a professional and trustful relationship between Stakeholders and Developers.
You will learn an estimation approach compatible with a cross-functional team.
You will create a safe environment that discourages unrealistic or misleading estimates.
You will elevate the level of conversations during planning meetings to improve the quality of estimates.