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Course Description

This course provides you with the strategies and approaches to effectively prioritize a product backlog, ensuring strategic project direction, optimal resource utilization, and reliable delivery timelines. Master key methods like value-driven prioritization, backlog refinement, and velocity charts. Build the assurance to steer intricate projects and deliver value with increased predictability.

Module 1: Introduction to Prioritization

Duration: 30 minutes

  • Understanding the Significance of Prioritization

  • Agile Principles and Prioritization

  • Setting the Stage for Effective Backlog Management


Module 2: Core Principles of Prioritization

Duration: 1 hour

  • User-Centric Approach: Putting Users First

  • Business Value: Maximizing Impact

  • Dependency Management: Streamlining Workflows

  • MoSCoW Method: Categorizing Priorities

  • Weighted Shortest Job First (WSJF): Balancing Value and Urgency


Module 3: The Collaborative Approach

Duration: 1 hour

  • Stakeholder Involvement: A Team Sport

  • The Product Owner's Role in Prioritization

  • Development Team Collaboration

  • Agile Ceremonies and Prioritization


Module 4: Real-Life Application

Duration: 1 hour

  • Case Study: Applying Prioritization in Corporate Settings

  • Success Stories and Lessons Learned

  • Addressing Challenges in Real-World Scenarios


Module 5: Assessing Prioritization Skills

Duration: 30 minutes

  • Importance of Skill Assessment

  • Designing Effective Prioritization Metrics

  • Scenarios and Simulation Exercises


Module 6: Quiz and Q&A Session

Duration: 30 minutes

  • 20 Questions on Prioritizing a Product Backlog

  • Answers Provided Separately

  • Review and Clarification of Concepts

Course Duration: 4 hours


Price: £79, after discount £69   

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