Disciplined Agile Lean Scrum Master Training by Glen Little | Friday, 26. June 2020
About this Event
In these challenging and unique market conditions, adaptability will be the key to relevance, both for businesses and professionals. Now more than ever is the time to upskill yourself, and differentiate the value you bring.
Process Mentors has a passion for helping individuals and organizations understand what their options are, and which ones work in different contexts leads to better decisions. We firmly believe that agility is the new currency of business.
For true business agility, we need to choose our own agile way of working optimizing for our unique situation. Every team is different and faces unique situations. Disciplined Agile (DA) is a toolkit that enables us to make better decisions inside our organizations and enables optimization of agile teams by choosing our own way of working.
As a team leader you strive to be more agile and help your team be more productive. To succeed, you need an agile mindset, combined with leadership and team management skills. At the same time need to do so within the context of your organization and its culture.
The new Disciplined Agile Lean Scrum Master (DALSM) training and certification provides tools and strategies to help you lead an agile team, influence people, and remove impediments. Using real-world agile strategies, you will learn how to tailor your team’s Way of Working (WoW) to optimize productivity and continuously improve.
Please Note: An email from the instructor will be sent the day before the course that contains the schedule, student workshop manual (.pdf) and the link to the Zoom meeting. The email address that will be used is: email. You may need to check your spam folder or if you use rules to direct your incoming mail to specific folders.Day One June 26th: Foundations of Disciplined Agile
The Disciplined Agile Mindset
a. The seven principles of DA
b. The Disciplined Agile Manifesto
Overview of Disciplined Agile
a. Layers of organizational agility
b. Lifecycles – Team and value stream (DA FLEX)
c. Goal diagrams – How to read and how to use
d. Complex adaptive systems
People and Teams
a. Roles and responsibilities
b. Team structures
a. Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD)
b. Agile business teams
c. Agile service teams
a. Value streams
b. Disciplined Agile Enterprise (DAE)
c. Disciplined Agile IT (DAIT)
d. Disciplined DevOps
e. Disciplined Agile FLEX
Day Two June 29th: Choosing Your Way of Working (WoW)
WoW: Choosing Your Way of Working (WoW)
DA Principles: 7 principles of DA and complex adaptive systems (CAS)
5-Steps: five steps to choosing your team's way of working (WoW)
a. What is the context faced by your team?
b. Choosing the best-fit lifecycle
c. Understanding, selecting, and applying process goals in your team’s context
d. Laying out your team’s initial way of working (WoW)
e. Disciplined retrospectives and Guided Continuous Improvement (GCI)
f. Tracking and measuring process improvement effectivenessInstructor: Glen Little
Glen Little is one of the most senior instructors and coaches of Process Mentors, Inc. (www.processmentors.com) a PMI Disciplined Agile Adoption Partner. Our core focus is training, assessments and coaching services. Glen is a Certified Disciplined Agile Instructor as well as Certified Disciplined Agile Coach and a Disciplined Agile Training Instructor (1 of 8 people in the world) selected to train other PMI Disciplined Agile Instructors. Glen is also 1 of only 4 Disciplined Agile Fellows in the world.
Glen is a recognized leader in virtual training and coaching.
- Attendees earn the designation of Disciplined Agilist, with free first year membership and full benefits, a $50 US value
- Includes one free attempt of the Disciplined Agile certification test when taken within 30 days of the course end date
- Technical (14): see how to claim PMI PDU's
Prerequisites: For use during the workshop students must already own (or purchase) a copy of the book Choose Your WoW!: A Disciplined Agile Delivery Handbook for Optimizing Your Way of Working (WoW) by Scott Ambler & Mark Lines.
Video Conferencing: Zoom video conferencing with real-time messaging and content sharing will be used. Workshop exercises will use a virtual collaboration platform.
Workshop day will begin at 9:00 am and finish no later than 5:15 pmET Time
*Tickets are non-refundable however they are fully transferable to another attendee.