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October 2019

Agile RI: The Art and Science of Agile Estimation and Planning

October 15, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
Tech Collective, 188 Valley Street This event will be held in the Trilix Training Room, Providence, RI 02909
Providence, RI 02909 US
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The Art and Science of Agile Estimation and Planning, facilitated by Dave Stewart, Agile Coach at FM Global Join us for the October Agile RI meetup at Tech Collective on Tuesday, October 15th from 6-8 pm on the The Art and Science of Agile Estimation and Planning, facilitated by Dave Stewart, Agile Coach at FM Global. Whether you work on consumer facing or internal facing products, or whether you work for a large enterprise or a startup, one of the…

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Agile: Certified Scrum Master Course (CSM)

October 28, 2019 @ 9:00 am - October 29, 2019 @ 5:00 pm EDT
Tech Collective, 188 Valley Street Trilix Training Room, Providence, RI 02909
Providence, RI 02909 US
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Monday, October 28th -Tuesday October 29th9 am - 5 pm (daily) Member rate: $995Non-member rate: $1295.00 To receive the Tech Collective member discount PROMO code for the $995.00 price, contact Amanda.Roman@tech-collective.org About the Course In our interactive and hands on ScrumMaster Certification course, you will learn about the Scrum framework, how to apply Scrum to your projects, and how to navigate the cultural changes necessary to implement Scrum. The focus is on task-level tracking, the use of Burndown Charts to…

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November 2019

Introduction to Lean

November 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Tech Collective, 188 Valley Street Training to be held in Trilix Training Room, Providence, RI 02919
Providence, RI 02919 US
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An Introduction to Lean Facilitated by Diane Pesaturo of Exceeda Consulting, Inc. Introduction to LeanThe reality of business today is companies that are more efficient than their competitors in providing customers with high-quality goods and services will thrive. Companies that are less efficient than their competitors will perish. Lean is an operational philosophy used to achieve continual gains in productivity while satisfying customer’s expectations for quality and prompt delivery. The key principle of lean is that waste is the underlying…

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December 2019

Continuous Improvement Sustainability: Keeping the momentum going

December 11, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST
Tech Collective, 188 Valley Street Event to be held in Trilix Training Room, Providence, RI 02919
Providence, RI 02919 US
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Continuous Improvement Sustainability: Keeping the momentum going You’ve sold the value to the organization. You’ve created teams to identify inefficiencies and inspired them to make changes that will add value and reduce frustration. Is that enough? What happens when the excitement of the new changes starts to fade? Who keeps the continuous improvement torch burning when employees are handed their next big project? How do you explain to stakeholders and employees alike, that this effort is not ‘set-it-and-forget-it', but is,…

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February 2020

Measurements, Metrics, and Management, Oh My! The Importance of KPIs…

February 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST
Tech Collective – Event to be held in Trilix Training Room, 188 Valley Street, Providence, RI 02909
Providence, RI 02909 US
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Measurements, Metrics, and Management, Oh My! The Importance of KPIs in Driving Continuous Improvement Have you heard the adage, "If you can't measure it, you can't manage it"? This is one of the foundations of a successful Continuous Improvement (CI) environment. Without good data on how your CI initiatives are impacting the business, you're probably not maximizing the savings you have worked so hard to create. And a business case presented without metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) to back…

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April 2020

Agile RI: How does UX/UI Design Fit Into Agile?

April 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

How does UX/UI Design Fit Into Agile? Like Agile, Diversity & Inclusion, and Servant Leadership, organizations that realize the value of "UX/UI Design" usually don't know how to work such things into their existing direction and momentum. And truly integrating these practices into existing cultures is an even longer and more involved journey than anyone anticipates.In this session, Doug Roerden will share where UX/UI Design came from, where it is now, and where it's going from an historical perspective and…

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May 2020

Enhancing of engagement and effectiveness of remote teams

May 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Enhancing engagement and effectiveness of remote teams. In this time of 100% remote teamwork, behaviors and modeling to help with engagement, effectiveness, and interactive working sessions.About the presenter: Dorothy Aubut is Enterprise Transformation and Leadership Coach passionate about partnering with senior leadership to deliver maximum business value, reduce waste, and continuously improve products, efficiencies, and peoples’ abilities to adapt. With over 20 years in IT and a vibrant work life balance, I started my journey in IT with a small…

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Introduction to Project Management

May 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

Tech Collective understands the power of collective collaboration and together, with our Committees, has drafted a plan to support you. Project Management is one of the most important disciplines in business today. Companies run projects all the time, but many projects go over budget; are delivered late; and/or don’t meet customer expectations. Project Management provides processes, tools and techniques which improve how projects are defined, planned and executed so they can achieve their intended goal. Participants will receive a general…

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June 2020

Virtual Lean Coffee on Scrum

June 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

From the Lean Coffee website, we learn that “Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. During our meeting in January we learned what a lean coffee was, for this meeting we will focus on Scrum and we will use the technique to drive the conversation. From the Lean Coffee website, we learn that “Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive because the agenda for the…

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Where Do Projects Come From? And How Do They Come Together?

June 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

Projects do not fall from the sky. They are the result of a process that results in projects that matter to people and companies. Projects do not fall from the sky. They are the result of a process that results in projects that matter to people and companies. During the first part of this session, we will explore how projects come to be and the role project management has in that process.During the second part of the presentation, we will…

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July 2020

Introduction to Project Management Models

July 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

As part of the Introduction to Project Management series, this presentation provides an overview of project management models. As part of the Introduction to Project Management series, this presentation provides an overview of project management models. Project management models provide a system of practices, techniques, procedures, and rules to complete a project. During this session we will look at what project management models are and why we use them. During this session, I will provide an overview of the most…

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August 2020

Project Management Series: Moving from Concepts to Concrete

August 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

This session will help provide a holistic, “big picture” framework for building successful projects. This will be a virtual, online event. Link will be shared with those who register. Event FocusAs part of the Introduction to Project Management series, this presentation provides an overview of some of the fundamental concepts underlying project management including the project life cycle, understanding the major phases of a project, the major process groups to be addressed and specific knowledge areas that are common to…

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Overview of the Project Management Knowledge Areas

August 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

This presentation will cover the Project Management Institutes (PMI) Knowledge Areas and describe their functions. This will be a virtual, online event. Link will be shared with those who register. Event FocusProject Management is an essential structured approach to getting things done that all companies should know. Natalie Benkovich will use stories from past projects to help bring alive several of the PMI knowledge areas. This will help bring the concepts to life and give you an idea of how…

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September 2020

Exposing Uncomfortable Topics: Errors and Omissions with Scaling

September 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Bad scaling is one of the biggest 'agile problems' of modern days for companies. Bad scaling is one of the biggest 'agile problems' of modern days for companies.Bad scaling is one of the three (the other two are : "agile tools" mania and falling a victim to big consultancies' industrial model " target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener noreferrer">here: most expensive mistakes companies make, when they set themselves on a wrong 'agile course'.Bad scaling is one of the three corners of "Trippe Taxation"…

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