DescriptionWhat we offer

Teams will learn how to manage the enterprise backlog, delivering features, agile requirements, the events within SAFe, and finally, stakeholder management in context of a product manager role

ObjectivesWhat you learn

  • Identify the roles and responsibilities of the Business, the Product Manager and the Product Owner
  • Identify business value criteria for prioritization, decomposition, and sequencing
  • Define business value increments
  • Describe how to manage scope, time line, and delivery of value based on capacity of teams
  • Identify how to create a single prioritized list and manage active work-in-progress
  • Demonstrate use of tools and techniques that provide visibility for portfolio management and oversight
  • Execute decision making using Lean thinking and Lean-Agile reporting in a timely manner
  • Learn how to ensure that the highest business value is always focused on and delivered by the team
  • Describe the mechanics of product backlog management
  • Compare / contrast the difference in writing of the business feature and user story
  • Identify challenges that may impede the flow of work
  • Learn how to plan for and manage dependencies
  • Understand how to write stories to address architecture & analysis over the life of the project
  • Learn how to decompose complex work into small stories for the teams

TopicsThe best for you

  • Introduction
    • Mindsets
    • Challenges
    • Discovery
    • Projects vs. Products
  • Understanding Lean
    • What is Agility
    • The context for Lean-Agile
    • Speed of realizing value
    • Roles and boundaries
  • Lean-Agile business practices
    • Business value
    • Value stream / queues
    • Business prioritization
    • Business planning
    • Business readiness / staging
    • Ready to pull
  • Reports for the Product Manager and Product Owner
    • Visual controls
  • Iterative Agile and the Product Owner
    • Iterative Agile
    • Product Owner Responsibilities
  • Business Delivery Practices
    • Vision
    • Business Backlog and Readiness
    • Iteration 0
    • Product Backlog Management
    • Lean-Agile Estimation
  • Iterative Agile for Product Owner
    • Iteration Meetings
    • Writing Stories
    • Product Owner Focus
    • Visual Controls
  • Product Owner Standard Work

PrerequisitesWhat should you know

  • None

AudienceWho should attend

  • Business owners
  • Sponsors
  • Product Managers
  • Product Owners
  • Stakeholders