DescriptionWhat we offer

This course focuses on the business responsibilities and practices needed to effectively prioritize and drive technology projects to achieve the highest business value faster.

ObjectivesWhat you learn

  • Defining the role of the Business Product Owner and how it guides and drives development
  • Defining effective business value vision and focus
  • Defining, prioritizing, and planning business increments based on highest business value
  • Creating a focus in the development team towards delivering high value, high quality software in a sustainable manner
  • Addressing the challenges, approaches, and mindsets faced by the Business Product Owner
  • 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 prioritized list and manage active work-in-progress
  • Execute decision making using Lean thinking and Lean-Agile reporting in a timely manner

TopicsThe best for you

  • Introduction
    • Mindsets
    • Challenges
    • Discovery
    • Projects vs. Products
  • Lean-Agile Overview
    • 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 BPO
  • Visual controls

PrerequisitesWhat should you know

  • None

AudienceWho should attend

  • Business principals
  • Sponsors
  • Product Managers
  • Product Owners
  • Stakeholders