Category: Videos

Social Contracts

This video presents the social contract. It contains a set of rules a team agrees to, that are above and beyond what their basic project roles and responsibilities mandate. It consolidates everyone’s understanding of how the team will behave and interact. The contract can differ from project to project.

Stakeholder Analysis

This video explains the importance and usage of a stakeholder analysis in project management.

Interlocking Roles in Agile

This video explores the interlocking roles in Agile software development projects: Agile Coach, Product Owner and Agile Manager.

Teamwork and Collaboration

In this video, Cisco CEO John Chambers explains how abandoning command-and-control leadership has enabled the company to innovate more quickly, using collaboration and teamwork.

Time Management

Carnegie Mellon Professor Randy Pausch gives a lecture on Time Management at the University of Virginia and teaches how to set priorities in you projects… and your life.

The Good, Bad and Ugly of Agile

Along with a menagerie of problems, the vast majority of so-called “Agile Coaches” are unconsciously incompetent with respect to adopting and transitioning to Agile and a wider toolkit is called for in many situations. But there’s hope: we can change our outlook and learn the tools at hand to turn...

The Scrum Burn­down Chart

Jeff Suther­land explains in this video that the Burn­down Chart is intended to monitor the simul­ta­ne­ous agile devel­op­ment meth­ods going on within a Scrum team. Like a fighter plane land­ing, there is no room for error, and the chart is intended to mon­i­tor such issues.