Writing Workshop 2: Secrets of Successful Non-Fiction Writers

Do you struggle with engaging people with your writing? Do people ever ignore your writing? Do you have trouble publishing on a regular basis? Do conferences ignore your abstracts even though you have compelling content? You’re not selling your ideas to people who need them. If you have any of these problems, this workshop is …

Writing Workshop 1: Write Non-Fiction to Enhance Your Business and Reputation

Are you a consultant or other entrepreneur? If so, you know that you can improve your visibility, marketing, and selling by writing. Writing articles and books can help people look for you, your ideas, products and services. You sell yourself through your writing. Does this describe your writing experience so far: You know what you …

Practical Product Owner Workshop: Deliver What Your Customers Value and Need

Does this describe your product ownership predicament: You are supposed to be the product manager, product owner, and business analyst. You might even juggle different responsibilities for multiple teams. You struggle to read your customer’s mind and deliver a product that delights them. You aren’t sure you’re making the right decisions for the product or the …

Workshop: Influence and Authority: Using Your Personal Power to Get Things Done

Workshop Objective: We use influence all the time at work. If you have tried and not been as successful as you like, it’s time to take the next step and learn to discover your personal power and use your influence to accomplish all that you can. Workshop Overview: There is a limit to what we …

Deliver What the Business Needs Using Agile and Lean Project Management

Workshop: Deliver What the Business Needs Using Agile and Lean Project Management Workshop Objective: After this interactive and experiential workshop, you will be able to work together as a team toward a common goal, steering toward a successful conclusion as you learn new information. You will learn how to deliver a product, using agile and/or …

Join me in London, March 17, 18, 21, 2014 for these Workshops

I will be in London again this spring. Again, I will be offering public workshops. This year, I’ll be offering these workshops: Monday, March 17, 2014: Introduction to Agile Project Management Are you an “agile project manager”? Or, a “Scrum Master with project management responsibilities”? Or, maybe you’re a “Product Owner who is supposed to …

Deliver! Collaborating Across the Organization as a Member of a an Agile Program Team

Workshop Objective: After this interactive and experiential workshop, you will understand what an agile project feels like and know how to participate on one, as part of a program team. You will understand the need for iterative refinement of the requirements, of the interim milestones, and that there is lots of change on an agile …

Working Effectively In Geographically Distributed Agile Project Teams

A Workshop with Johanna Rothman and Shane Hastie, Pleasanton, CA, April 17-18, 2012. Geographically distributed projects are a reality in many organisations today; teams spread across multiple locations – diverse cities, states, countries, cultures and time zones. How can you work effectively in a geographically distributed agile team? Can a distributed team really go agile? …