Is Agile on the PMP Exam in 2023?

PMP® Exam 2023: How Much of Agile is Included on the Exam?

If you have your sights set on earning the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification, you will have to take and pass the PMP® exam as part of that process. Questions on this exam cover three domains: people, processes, and business environment. All of these domains address Agile concepts, which means you should take steps to …

Erin Aldridge, PMP, PMI-ACP, & CSPO

The Organizational Structure of an Agile PMO

The Organizational Structure of an Agile PMO

Enterprises are always running multiple complex projects simultaneously, and the field of project management is always finding ways to become more efficient. Recently, companies have begun establishing project management offices (PMOs) to ensure project management expertise and knowledge is shared throughout the organization. However, project management must also evolve and adapt as businesses change rapidly. …

Erin Aldridge, PMP, PMI-ACP, & CSPO

What is Agile Transformation?

What is Agile Transformation?

Every company is looking for a competitive edge, whether it’s by hiring the best people, developing the best products, or establishing compelling branding. More companies are emphasizing employee creativity, innovation, and collaboration by embracing agile transformation. While this process might sound arduous and complicated, organizations can realize the untapped potential of their employees through careful …

Erin Aldridge, PMP, PMI-ACP, & CSPO

How to Transform from Waterfall to Agile

How to Transform from Waterfall to Agile

There are at least two reasons why traditional waterfall (or predictive) project management has been a go-to project management approach — it provides more control over the project. It also produces comprehensive documentation along the way that can be valuable for future enhancements. However, this control doesn’t always allow for the flexibility needed by some …

Erin Aldridge, PMP, PMI-ACP, & CSPO

Agile Transformation Explained | The Agile Transformation Process

Agile Transformation Explained: The Agile Transformation Process

In the decades since the Agile Manifesto was written as a set of values promoting trust, collaboration, and respect, project management has dramatically evolved. The Agile Manifesto values are not limited to software development or project management. They can also be applied to various industries as “Agile Transformation” is part of their organizational development. Agile …

Megan Bell

Agile Transformation Roadmap

The Agile Transformation Roadmap

For survival, businesses must balance sustainable infrastructure with the ability to quickly adapt to evolving customer needs, resource availability, and market competition. Agile methodologies enable project teams to get deliverables to market faster through iterative development processes. The same mentality of continuous improvement and incorporating innovation can be applied to an entire organization when an …

Megan Bell

Stephen Hoogerwerf, PMP

The Agile Mindset and its Importance to Running a Successful Project

What is an Agile Mindset? The Agile mindset is the ability and willingness to be flexible, adaptive, and open-minded when it comes to project management. An Agile mindset allows for a quick response to change and embraces the need for change to achieve the project’s goal. Remember that it’s important to have an Agile mindset …

Stephen Hoogerwerf, PMP

4 Important Kanban Principles to Remember When Leading an Agile Team

What is Kanban? Kanban is a method developed by industrial engineer, Taichii Ohno, who inspired lean manufacturing at Toyota Production System. It is a visual system that uses cards or boards to monitor work items more easily, while also providing insights into the progress made at each stage of work. Kanban boards can be used …

Stephen Hoogerwerf, PMP

Erin Aldridge, PMP, PMI-ACP, & CSPO