Project Planning and Forecasting

ESP Module 4

Data, Metrics, and Delivery Risk

Plan and forecast project delivery where some or all of the professional services within the project are being managed using Kanban. Get pragmatic guidance and become a data-driven organization.

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DURATION

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1-day class

PREREQUISITES

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Requires completion of the Kanban Management Professional (KMP II) class or demonstrable knowledge of the full Kanban Method

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Requires a thorough understanding of the mathematics of service delivery including lead time distributions

LEARNING OUTCOMES

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How to use simple but effective means to forecast project outcomes

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Using data to manage delivery risk and make promises you can keep

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Understanding the risks and uncertainties in project planning and why scope creep is the biggest risk

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Understanding how to recognize stable system conditions and when simulation is appropriate

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How to feel comfortable working with historical data sets

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Understanding why “Black Swan” problems do not occur in project management and the benefits this brings

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

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Recommended for Service Delivery Managers,Service Request Managers, Project Managers, Risk Managers, Quantitative Analysts, coaches, consultants, and anyone who tracks performance or schedules

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Intended for people who use Kanban within a relatively traditionally portfolio management organization

CERTIFIED TRAINING

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Training certified by Lean Kanban University

RECOMMENDED COMBINATIONS

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Combine with modules 2 and 3 (Planning focus)

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Combine with module 5 (Enterprise focus)