Jan 03, 2019 9:00 AM

Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available!! - Email [email protected] for details. We are not a typical training and consulting company. We are in-the-trenches type of individuals who have gotten their hands dirty in both large organizations and successful startups.  We are not purists, we don't do textbook style coaching and training. We believe in result-driven pragmatic approaches based on our past track record. In our training classes, we focus more on real world examples for exercises that will help you in your day-to-day activities at work. Our classes have High Pass rate ! REGARDING COURSE: Applying the Scrum Master role within a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) enterprise with SAFe® 4 Scrum Master CertificationBased on the latest version 4.6 of SAFe Summary In this two-day course, attendees will gain an understanding of the role of a Scrum Master in a SAFe enterprise. Unlike traditional Scrum Master training that focuses on the fundamentals of team-level Scrum, the SAFe Scrum Master course explores the role of the Scrum Master in the context of the entire enterprise, and prepares attendees to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization. This includes learning the key components of Agile at scale development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise, and how to execute Iteration Planning. Attendees will also discover how to build high performing Agile teams by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to coach those teams to deliver the maximum business value at scale. SAFe 4 Scrum Master (SSM) certification signifies that people are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing their value to teams and organizations that are implementing SAFe. Attending this course prepares individuals to take the SAFe 4 Scrum Master exam to receive the SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) certification. Learning Goals To perform the role of a SAFe® Scrum Master, attendees should be able to: Describe Scrum in a SAFe enterpriseFacilitate Scrum eventsFacilitate effective Iteration executionSupport effective Program Increment executionSupport relentless improvementCoach Agile teams for maximum business resultsSupport DevOps implementationTopics Covered In this course attendees will: Introducing Scrum in SAFeCharacterizing the role of the Scrum MasterExperiencing Program Increment planningFacilitating Iteration executionFinishing the Program IncrementCoaching the Agile teamWhat Attendees Get The class registration includes: Printed workbookPreparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Scrum Master (SSM) examOne-year membership to the SAFe Community PlatformCourse certificate of completionAttendees must attend both days of the course to qualify for the exam.Audience The following individuals will benefit from this course: New Scrum Masters who need to perform the roleExisting Scrum Masters who would like to understand their role in the context of a SAFe enterpriseTeam Leads who want to understand the Scrum Master roleSAFe Release Train Engineers who want to coach Scrum Masters on their role Prerequisites All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® Scrum Master (SSM) certification exam: Familiarity with Agile concepts and principlesAwareness of Scrum, Kanban, and eXtreme Programming (XP)Working knowledge of software and hardware development processesSAFe Certification Kit SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) certificationSAFe Certification KitAttendees who pass the exam will receive: A SAFe Scrum Master certificateA one-year certified membership as a SAFe Scrum MasterA SAFe Scrum Master branding kit with the SSM certification markSAFe 4 Scrum Master digital badge to promote your accomplishment onlineAnnual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned.Renewal fee: $100 Exam Details Exam Name: SAFe® 4 Scrum Master ExamExam Format: Multiple choice; Multiple selectExam Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timedExam Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4 Scrum Master courseExam cost – First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50.Exam Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the examNumber of Questions: 45Passing Score: 33 out of 45 (73%)Language – EnglishRetake policy – Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Contact [email protected] for any retake questions.Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certificationsAttendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum AllianceYour ticket also pays for a SAFe workbook, exam fee, and lunch. For more information, contact [email protected] Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration greater than 14 days from the start of the course, your refund request will be assessed a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, your only option is to change to any another LeanAgileSolution course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued, and no changes are allowed.

Dec 20, 2018 9:00 AM

Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available!! - Email [email protected] for details. We are not a typical training and consulting company. We are in-the-trenches type of individuals who have gotten their hands dirty in both large organizations and successful startups.  We are not purists, we don't do textbook style coaching and training. We believe in result-driven pragmatic approaches based on our past track record. In our training classes, we focus more on real world examples for exercises that will help you in your day-to-day activities at work. REGARDING COURSE: Based on version 4.6 of SAFe In this two-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead an enterprise Agile transformation by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework® and its underlying principles of lean thinking and product development flow. This course will enable you to leave with an understanding of how the principles and practices of the Framework support Lean-Agile Programs, Scaling Agile, Lean-Agile Program Portfolio Management, and Scaling Leadership. Attendees typically include executives, managers, consultants, Lean-Agile Leaders, and Agile change agents. Learning Goals To perform the role of a SAFe 4 Agilist, you should be able to: Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in your enterpriseRecognize and apply a Lean-Agile Mindset and principlesContinuously explore, integrate, deploy, and release valueEmpower with a Lean PortfolioCoordinate the development of large solutionsEnhance your Lean-Agile leadership skillsSupport a Lean-Agile transformation in your enterpriseTopics Covered Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)Embracing a Lean-Agile MindsetUnderstanding SAFe PrinciplesExperiencing Program Increment (PI) PlanningExploring, Executing, and Releasing ValueLeading the Lean-Agile EnterpriseEmpowering a Lean PortfolioBuilding Large Solutions What You Get The class registration includes: Attendee workbookPreparation and eligibility to take the SAFe 4 Agilist examOne year membership to the SAFe Community PlatformCourse certificate of completionAttendees must attend both days of the course to be eligible for the exam. Who Will Benefit The following individuals will benefit from this course: Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors, CIOs, and VPsDevelopment, QA, and Infrastructure ManagementProgram and Project ManagersProduct and Product Line ManagementPortfolio Managers, PMO, and Process LeadsEnterprise, System, and Solution Architects Prerequisites All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe 4 Agilist (SA) certification exam: 5+ years’ experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project managementExperience in Scrum Annual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned Renewal fee: $100 For more information, contact [email protected] Cancellation Policy: Refunds will be issued for cancellations greater than 14 days from the start of the course and will be assessed a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, registrants may change to another course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued or changes allowed.

Jan 24, 2019 9:00 AM

Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available!! - Email [email protected] for details. We are not a typical training and consulting company. We are in-the-trenches type of individuals who have gotten their hands dirty in both large organizations and successful startups.  We are not purists, we don't do textbook style coaching and training. We believe in result-driven pragmatic approaches based on our past track record. In our training classes, we focus more on real world examples for exercises that will help you in your day-to-day activities at work. Our classes have High Pass rate. REGARDING COURSE: Based on version 4.6 of SAFe In this two-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead an enterprise Agile transformation by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework® and its underlying principles of lean thinking and product development flow. This course will enable you to leave with an understanding of how the principles and practices of the Framework support Lean-Agile Programs, Scaling Agile, Lean-Agile Program Portfolio Management, and Scaling Leadership. Attendees typically include executives, managers, consultants, Lean-Agile Leaders, and Agile change agents. Learning Goals To perform the role of a SAFe 4 Agilist, you should be able to: Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in your enterpriseRecognize and apply a Lean-Agile Mindset and principlesContinuously explore, integrate, deploy, and release valueEmpower with a Lean PortfolioCoordinate the development of large solutionsEnhance your Lean-Agile leadership skillsSupport a Lean-Agile transformation in your enterpriseTopics Covered Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)Embracing a Lean-Agile MindsetUnderstanding SAFe PrinciplesExperiencing Program Increment (PI) PlanningExploring, Executing, and Releasing ValueLeading the Lean-Agile EnterpriseEmpowering a Lean PortfolioBuilding Large Solutions What You Get The class registration includes: Attendee workbookPreparation and eligibility to take the SAFe 4 Agilist examOne year membership to the SAFe Community PlatformCourse certificate of completionAttendees must attend both days of the course to be eligible for the exam. Who Will Benefit The following individuals will benefit from this course: Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors, CIOs, and VPsDevelopment, QA, and Infrastructure ManagementProgram and Project ManagersProduct and Product Line ManagementPortfolio Managers, PMO, and Process LeadsEnterprise, System, and Solution Architects Prerequisites All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe 4 Agilist (SA) certification exam: 5+ years’ experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project managementExperience in Scrum Annual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned Renewal fee: $100 For more information, contact [email protected] Cancellation Policy: Refunds will be issued for cancellations greater than 14 days from the start of the course and will be assessed a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, registrants may change to another course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued or changes allowed.

Jan 10, 2019 7:30 PM

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Dec 08, 2018 9:00 AM

Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available!! - Email [email protected] for details. We are not a typical training and consulting company. We are in-the-trenches type of individuals who have gotten their hands dirty in both large organizations and successful startups.  We are not purists, we don't do textbook style coaching and training. We believe in result-driven pragmatic approaches based on our past track record. In our training classes, we focus more on real world examples for exercises that will help you in your day-to-day activities at work. REGARDING COURSE: Based on version 4.6 of SAFe Applying the Scrum Master role within a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) enterprise with SAFe® 4 Scrum Master Certification Summary In this two-day course, attendees will gain an understanding of the role of a Scrum Master in a SAFe enterprise. Unlike traditional Scrum Master training that focuses on the fundamentals of team-level Scrum, the SAFe Scrum Master course explores the role of the Scrum Master in the context of the entire enterprise, and prepares attendees to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization. This includes learning the key components of Agile at scale development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise, and how to execute Iteration Planning. Attendees will also discover how to build high performing Agile teams by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to coach those teams to deliver the maximum business value at scale. SAFe 4 Scrum Master (SSM) certification signifies that people are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing their value to teams and organizations that are implementing SAFe. Attending this course prepares individuals to take the SAFe 4 Scrum Master exam to receive the SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) certification. Learning Goals To perform the role of a SAFe® Scrum Master, attendees should be able to: Describe Scrum in a SAFe enterpriseFacilitate Scrum eventsFacilitate effective Iteration executionSupport effective Program Increment executionSupport relentless improvementCoach Agile teams for maximum business resultsSupport DevOps implementationTopics Covered In this course attendees will: Introducing Scrum in SAFeCharacterizing the role of the Scrum MasterExperiencing Program Increment planningFacilitating Iteration executionFinishing the Program IncrementCoaching the Agile teamWhat Attendees Get The class registration includes: Printed workbookPreparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Scrum Master (SSM) examOne-year membership to the SAFe Community PlatformCourse certificate of completionAttendees must attend both days of the course to qualify for the exam.Audience The following individuals will benefit from this course: New Scrum Masters who need to perform the roleExisting Scrum Masters who would like to understand their role in the context of a SAFe enterpriseTeam Leads who want to understand the Scrum Master roleSAFe Release Train Engineers who want to coach Scrum Masters on their role Prerequisites All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® Scrum Master (SSM) certification exam: Familiarity with Agile concepts and principlesAwareness of Scrum, Kanban, and eXtreme Programming (XP)Working knowledge of software and hardware development processesSAFe Certification Kit SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) certificationSAFe Certification KitAttendees who pass the exam will receive: A SAFe Scrum Master certificateA one-year certified membership as a SAFe Scrum MasterA SAFe Scrum Master branding kit with the SSM certification markSAFe 4 Scrum Master digital badge to promote your accomplishment onlineAnnual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned.Renewal fee: $100 Exam Details Exam Name: SAFe® 4 Scrum Master ExamExam Format: Multiple choice; Multiple selectExam Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timedExam Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4 Scrum Master courseExam cost – First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50.Exam Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the examNumber of Questions: 45Passing Score: 33 out of 45 (73%)Language – EnglishRetake policy – Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Contact [email protected] for any retake questions.Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certificationsAttendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum AllianceYour ticket also pays for a SAFe workbook, exam fee, and lunch. For more information, contact [email protected] Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration greater than 14 days from the start of the course, your refund request will be assessed a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, your only option is to change to any another LeanAgileSolution course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued, and no changes are allowed.

Nov 29, 2018 9:00 AM

Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available!! - Email [email protected] for details. We are not a typical training and consulting company. We are in-the-trenches type of individuals who have gotten their hands dirty in both large organizations and successful startups.  We are not purists, we don't do textbook style coaching and training. We believe in result-driven pragmatic approaches based on our past track record. In our training classes, we focus more on real world examples for exercises that will help you in your day-to-day activities at work. REGARDING COURSE: Advancing Scrum Master servant leadership with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) with SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master CertificationBased on version 4.6 of SAFe Summary This two-day course prepares current Scrum Masters for their leadership role in facilitating Agile team, program, and enterprise success in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) implementation. The course covers facilitation of cross-team interactions in support of program execution and relentless improvement. It enhances the Scrum paradigm with an introduction to scalable engineering and DevOps practices; the application of Kanban to facilitate the flow of value; and supporting interactions with architects, product management, and other critical stakeholders in the larger program and enterprise contexts. The course offers actionable tools for building high-performing teams and explores practical ways of addressing Agile and Scrum anti-patterns in the enterprise. Attending the class prepares individuals to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master (SASM). Learning Goals To perform the role of a SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master attendees should be able to: Apply SAFe principles to facilitation, enablement, and coaching in a multi-team environment Build a high-performing team and foster relentless improvement at scale Address Agile and Scrum anti-patterns Support the adoption of engineering practices, DevOps, and Agile architecture Learn to apply Kanban eXtreme Programming (XP) frameworks to optimize flow and improve the team’s work Facilitate program planning, execution, and delivery of end-to-end systems value Support learning through participation in Communities of Practice and innovation cycles Topics Covered Exploring the Scrum Master role in the SAFe enterprise Applying SAFe Principles: A Scrum Master’s perspective Exploring Agile and Scrum anti-patterns Facilitating program execution Improving flow with Kanban and XP Building high-performing teams Improving program performance with Inspect and Adapt What Attendees Get The class registration includes: Attendee workbook Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) exam One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform Course certificate of completion Attendees must attend both days of the course to qualify for the exam. Who will benefit? The following individuals will benefit from this course: Existing Scrum Masters Team leaders, project managers, and others assuming the role of an Agile Team facilitator in a SAFe or enterprise Agile context Engineering and development managers responsible for Agile execution and coaching teams, including teams of teams Agile coaches Agile Program Managers Prospective SAFe Release Train Engineers Prerequisites All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, having one or more of the following certifications is highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) certification exam: SAFe® 4 Scrum Master (SSM) certification Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification Professional Scrum Master (PSM) certification SAFe Certification Kit SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) certification SAFe Certification Kit Attendees who pass the exam will receive: A SAFe Advanced Scrum Master certificate A one-year certified membership as a SAFe Advanced Scrum Master A SAFe Advanced Scrum Master branding kit with the SASM certification mark SAFe 4 Advanced Scrum Master digital badge to promote your accomplishment online Annual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned. Renewal fee: $100 Exam Details Exam Name: SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master Exam Exam Format: Multiple Choice; Multiple Select Exam Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed Exam Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4 Advanced Scrum Master course Exam cost: First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50. Exam Duration: Once the exam begins candidates have 120 minutes to complete the exam Number of Questions: 60 Passing Score: 42 out of 60 (70%) Language: English Retake policy: Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Contact [email protected] for any retake questions. Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance For more information, contact LeanAgile Solution: [email protected] Cancellation Policy: Refunds will be issued for cancellations greater than 14 days from the start of the course and will be assessed a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, registrants may change to another course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued or changes allowed.

Dec 10, 2018 9:00 AM

Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available!! - Email [email protected] for details. We are not a typical training and consulting company. We are in-the-trenches type of individuals who have gotten their hands dirty in both large organizations and successful startups.  We are not purists, we don't do textbook style coaching and training. We believe in result-driven pragmatic approaches based on our past track record. In our training classes, we focus more on real world examples for exercises that will help you in your day-to-day activities at work. REGARDING COURSE: Based on version 4.6 of SAFe SAFe® 4.6 Product Owner/Product Manager with POPM Certification Develop the skillsets needed to guide the delivery of value in a Lean enterprise—and learn about the activities, tools, and mechanics used to manage backlogs and programs—by becoming a SAFe® 4Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM). During this two-day course, attendees will gain an in-depth understanding of the Agile Release Train (ART), how it delivers value, and what they can do to effectively perform their role. They will also learn how to apply lean thinking to write Epics, break them down into Features and Stories, plan and execute Iterations, and plan Program Increments. Finally, attendees learn about the Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture, how to effectively integrate as Product Owners and Product Managers, and what it takes to relentlessly improve the ART. Learning Goals To perform the role of a SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager, attendees should be able to: Apply SAFe in the Lean enterpriseConnect SAFe Lean-Agile principles and values to the PO/PM rolesCollaborate with Lean Portfolio ManagementExplore continuous value with Program Increment PlanningExecute the Program Increment and deliver continuous valueArticulate the Product Owner and Product Manager rolesCreate a role action plan Topics Covered Applying SAFe in the Lean enterpriseRelating a Lean-Agile Mindset to the Product Owner and Product Manager rolesCollaborating with Lean Portfolio ManagementContinuously explore customer needsExecuting the Program IncrementDefining the Product Owner/Product Manager roles and responsibilitiesCreating a Product Owner/Product Manager action planWhat Attendees Get The class registration includes: Attendee workbookPreparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM)examOne-year membership to the SAFe Community PlatformCourse certificate of completionAttendees must attend both days of the course in order to qualify for the exam. Who will benefit? The following individuals will benefit from this course: Product Managers, Product Line Managers, Product Owners, Business Owners, and Business AnalystsSolution Managers, Portfolio Managers, Program Managers, PMO personnel, and Process LeadsEnterprise, Solution, and System Architects Prerequisites All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® 4 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM)certification exam: Attend a Leading SAFe® courseExperience working in a SAFe environmentExperience with Lean, Agile, or other relevant certificationsSAFe Certification Kit Becoming a SAFe 4 Product Owner/Product Manager requires an exceptional range of skills and is a career path for many servant leaders. Certification includes: SAFe 4 Product Owner/Product Manager PDF certificateSAFe 4 Product Owner/Product Manager digital badge to promote the accomplishment onlineOne-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform, which includes access to the PO/PM Community of PracticeAccess to Meetup groups and events that provide connections with other SAFe certified professionalsA variety of learning resources to support certified professionals during their SAFe journey Annual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned. Renewal fee: $100Exam Details Exam name: SAFe® 4 Product Owner/Product Manager ExamExam format: Multiple choiceExam delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timedExam access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4 Product Owner/Product Manager courseExam duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the examNumber of questions: 45 More Exam Details Passing score: 35 out of 45 (78% passing score)Language: EnglishExam cost: First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50.Retake policy: Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Contact [email protected] for any retake questions.Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications. Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance. For more information, contact [email protected] Cancellation Policy: Refunds will be issued for cancellations greater than 14 days from the start of the course and will be assessed a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, registrants may change to another course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued or changes allowed.

Jan 12, 2019 9:00 AM

Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available!! - Email [email protected] for details. We are not a typical training and consulting company. We are in-the-trenches type of individuals who have gotten their hands dirty in both large organizations and successful startups.  We are not purists, we don't do textbook style coaching and training. We believe in result-driven pragmatic approaches based on our past track record. In our training classes, we focus more on real world examples for exercises that will help you in your day-to-day activities at work. REGARDING COURSE: Advancing Scrum Master servant leadership with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) with SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master CertificationBased on version 4.6 of SAFe Summary This two-day course prepares current Scrum Masters for their leadership role in facilitating Agile team, program, and enterprise success in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) implementation. The course covers facilitation of cross-team interactions in support of program execution and relentless improvement. It enhances the Scrum paradigm with an introduction to scalable engineering and DevOps practices; the application of Kanban to facilitate the flow of value; and supporting interactions with architects, product management, and other critical stakeholders in the larger program and enterprise contexts. The course offers actionable tools for building high-performing teams and explores practical ways of addressing Agile and Scrum anti-patterns in the enterprise. Attending the class prepares individuals to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master (SASM). Learning Goals To perform the role of a SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master attendees should be able to: Apply SAFe principles to facilitation, enablement, and coaching in a multi-team environment Build a high-performing team and foster relentless improvement at scale Address Agile and Scrum anti-patterns Support the adoption of engineering practices, DevOps, and Agile architecture Learn to apply Kanban eXtreme Programming (XP) frameworks to optimize flow and improve the team’s work Facilitate program planning, execution, and delivery of end-to-end systems value Support learning through participation in Communities of Practice and innovation cycles Topics Covered Exploring the Scrum Master role in the SAFe enterprise Applying SAFe Principles: A Scrum Master’s perspective Exploring Agile and Scrum anti-patterns Facilitating program execution Improving flow with Kanban and XP Building high-performing teams Improving program performance with Inspect and Adapt What Attendees Get The class registration includes: Attendee workbook Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) exam One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform Course certificate of completion Attendees must attend both days of the course to qualify for the exam. Who will benefit? The following individuals will benefit from this course: Existing Scrum Masters Team leaders, project managers, and others assuming the role of an Agile Team facilitator in a SAFe or enterprise Agile context Engineering and development managers responsible for Agile execution and coaching teams, including teams of teams Agile coaches Agile Program Managers Prospective SAFe Release Train Engineers Prerequisites All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, having one or more of the following certifications is highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) certification exam: SAFe® 4 Scrum Master (SSM) certification Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification Professional Scrum Master (PSM) certification SAFe Certification Kit SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) certification SAFe Certification Kit Attendees who pass the exam will receive: A SAFe Advanced Scrum Master certificate A one-year certified membership as a SAFe Advanced Scrum Master A SAFe Advanced Scrum Master branding kit with the SASM certification mark SAFe 4 Advanced Scrum Master digital badge to promote your accomplishment online Annual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned. Renewal fee: $100 Exam Details Exam Name: SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master Exam Exam Format: Multiple Choice; Multiple Select Exam Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed Exam Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4 Advanced Scrum Master course Exam cost: First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50. Exam Duration: Once the exam begins candidates have 120 minutes to complete the exam Number of Questions: 60 Passing Score: 42 out of 60 (70%) Language: English Retake policy: Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Contact [email protected] for any retake questions. Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance For more information, contact LeanAgile Solution: [email protected] Cancellation Policy: Refunds will be issued for cancellations greater than 14 days from the start of the course and will be assessed a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, registrants may change to another course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued or changes allowed.

Aug 16, 2018 12:00 AM

WE ASK THAT YOU RESERVE YOUR HOTEL PACKAGES EARLY, DUE THE LIMITATION OF HOTELS FOR FASHION WEEK. INDULEGE YOURSELF IN NEW YORK FASHION WEEK WHERE THE BEST OF FASHION CULTURE, DESIGN, AND ART CONVERGE. THROUGH NYFW: NEW YORK FASHION SHOWCASE, GET THE EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY TO BE A PART OF THE ACTION WHILE ENJOYING LUXURY HOSPITALITY AND GAINING ACCESS TO ONE OF THE MOST ICONIC EVENTS IN THE FASHION INDUSTRY.  PACKGE INCLUDES: Invitation to a show Access to NYFW: NEW YORK FASHION SHOWCASE BRUNCH  M&G with Fashion Insider Q&A with Fashion Insider Dry Hair Styling  Lip touch up NYFW: NEW FASHION SHOWCASE gift bag Personal on-site concierge   OFFICIAL EVENT TRAVEL PACKAGE BENEFITS NYFW: NEW YORK FASHION SHOWCASE Event Packages offer access that no other company can provide for your ultimate New York Fashion Week Experience!  New York Fashion Showcase, is an events production company. NY Fashion Showcase, is today involved in all sectors of Fashion & Media. Recognised initially for its catwalk events, installations, product and magazine launches and institutional presentation.. It no longer has any limits of interest, nor any geographical limits. It operates from Paris to Tokyo, Florence to Hong Kong and Miami to New York, where it also keeps a permanent office

Jan 24, 2019 11:00 AM

New York Job Fair Pro Job Fair Pro has teamed up with Best Hire Career Fairs to bring you the best Job Fairs and Career Fairs in the country. We have four events in New York in 2019. New York Job Fairs in 2019New York Job Fair January 24, 2019New York Job Fair March 27, 2019New York Job Fair May 16, 2019New York Job Fair July 11, 2019New York Job Fair October 10, 2019 Location of Our Events The Watson Hotel440 West 57th StNew York, NY 10019 Why you should attend our New York Job Fairs Open the doors of opportunity when you meet and interview with the top hiring companies in New York. This career fair will allow you to learn about the businesses that are hiring and what their hiring needs are. Tired of sending your resume over the web to get no responses back? Put a face with a name and make a great first impression. Register today, and you could get hired live at our next career fair in New York. Industries that hire at our New York Job Fairs Accommodations, Accounting, Advertising, Aerospace, Agriculture & Agribusiness, Air Transportation, Apparel & Accessories, Auto, Banking, Beauty & Cosmetics, Biotechnology, Chemical, Communications, Computer, Construction, Consulting, Consumer Products, Education, Electronics, Employment, Energy, Entertainment & Recreation, Fashion, Financial Services, Fine Arts, Food & Beverage, Green Technology, Health, Information, Information Technology, Insurance, Journalism & News, Legal Services, Manufacturing, Media & Broadcasting, Medical Devices & Supplies, Motion Pictures & Video, Music, Pharmaceutical, Public Administration, Public Relations, Publishing, Real Estate, Retail, Service, Sports, Technology, Telecommunications, Tourism, Transportation, Travel, Utilities, Video Game, Web Services Benefit packages offered by employers Salaried PositionsBase Salary + Positions BonusesCommissionLife InsurancePaid HolidaysPaid Company TrainingManagement TrainingRapid Career AdvancementFree for all Job Seekers Be prepared to interview with hiring managers and recruiters from the top hiring companies in New York. Dress to impress and bring plenty of resumes. Are you an employer looking to attend our events ? We have received hundreds of job seeker registrations for this event contact us today to reserve a spot at this event for your company. New York Job Fair Pro ScheduleNew York Job Fair January 24, 2019New York Job Fair March 27, 2019New York Job Fair May 16, 2019New York Job Fair July 11, 2019New York Job Fair October 10, 2019

Mar 09, 2019 12:00 PM

Nicholle Kobi's Parisian Instant exhibition is a unique art affair moment! Experience a day of rejoicing in the Black Women Art Series Collection while travelling to Paris and witnessing a story of love of Black Sisterhood, Black Women and Black Families as Nicholle Kobi whisks you into an artistic journey filled of illustrations with an exquisite touch of story-telling. Headline Artist Kobi will be showcasing her much sought-after artwork on this special occasion so join us for a Sepcial Presentation of Nicholle Kobi Art Book and New Black women Art. And an  incredible moment of art, drinks, networking and more. You will also be able to meet and chat with Nicholle Kobi, purchase her art collection (prints, T-shirts, sweatshirts, tote bags, make up bags, greeting cards, and more) Pop Up with Nicholle Kobi festivities begin at 10:00 am and conclude at 8:30pm 10:00 am: Doors Open/ Pop Up / Exhibition  3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Talk and Q&A ( General Admission and VIP) 4:00 pm - 5:30 Book Signing (VIP) 6:00 pm until closing: Private Cocktail and signatures for VIP guests +++ Surprise :  *Live Performance  ------------ Here is what your ticket will provide: Entry to pop up (Please note Free Admission tickets holders will be required to leave the event before the start of the Talk and Q&A, i.e. by 3:00 pm) General Admission Ticket Entry to pop up Access to Talk and Q&A VIP ticket Entry to pop up Access to Talk and Q&A Champagne, white or red wine VIP Gift Bag Private Cocktail Hour (Intimate Setting) & Signatures with Nicholle Kobi Come meet the black woman behind the arts and the brands, get your picture taken, meet other fabulous attendees!  Dress Code: Fashionably Chic (only... if you want to feel like a true Parisian :) A bientôt

Dec 13, 2018 9:30 AM

Following the success of previous workshops in Europe and Asia, we are pleased to announce a new 5W ACADEMY workshop in New York City. This two-day workshop is a comprehensive introduction to the creation of infographics and data visualization. With a mix of theory and practice, the workshop is aimed at professionals and students interested in developing the skills to produce engaging, insightful visual storytelling with their content. We will learn how to gather and prepare data, the Do’s and Dont’s of working with numerical information and charts, and the principles of visual hierarchy, color, typography, illustration, and narrative to create impactful infographics. Attendees will sketch out infographics, storyboard motion graphics and create/publish their interactive data visualizations and web maps with the help of Tableau Public. The class will discuss multiple award-winning projects and offer an overview of essential tools and strategies for creating engaging infographics and data visualization.   BY THE END ON THIS WORKSHOP YOU WILL BE ABLE TO LEARN from past and current examples to understand  the relevance of infographics and data visualization in visual storytelling. JUDGE AND CHOOSE the best sources, data types, and visual formats for your projects. CONCEPTUALIZE, plan, sketch, and design engaging infographics with multiple elements for print and online audiences. ENHANCE your graphics narrative with well edited text to present a clear message. PLAN OR STORYBOARD interactive graphics and learn the fundamentals of producing animated and interactive graphics EXPAND your knowledge about the most-up-to-date tools and resources available to create infographics and data visualizations.   SCHEDULE DAY ONE: INFORMATION GRAPHICS AND DATA VISUALIZATION 1. The role of infographics and data visualization in visual storytelling 2. Using charts 3. Using maps 4. Infographics design: layout, color, and type 5. Hands-on group exercise: sketching out a print infographic with multiple elements   DAY TWO: HANDS ON PRACTICE: EXCEL, ILLUSTRATOR AND TABLEAU 6. Creativity and Styles 7. Online / interactive infographics 8. Hands-on: creating interactive graphics and maps in Tableau 9. Hands-on group exercise: designing interactive graphics and animations 10. Efficient workflows   See a detailed workshop schedule HERE   PRACTICAL INFORMATION PAYMENT - Payments are processed through eventbrite.com using a credit card. If you or your organization prefer to make a booking through an invoice process (electronic payment transfer or check) please email [email protected] to process your registration. CLASS SIZE - The class size is typically around 25-30 people. TIMES - We’ll start at 9:30 am and finish around 5:00 pm. There will be breaks in the morning and afternoon sessions and a lunch break of around 50 minutes. LAPTOPS - You are encouraged to bring a wireless-enabled laptop with the free Tableau Public software installed. Adobe Illustrator is useful but not required (you can use a free trial version). REFRESHMENTS - Coffe and pastries or light snacks will be available on arrival and during breaks. Lunch is on your own. The venue is located with convenient access to multiple food establishments. STUDENT CANCELLATIONS - 100% refunds are offered for cancellations UNLESS the event is less than 20 days away in which case a 50% refund will be offered.  EVENT CANCELLATIONS - If the event needs to be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances you will be offered a 100% refund. Refunds will be limited to registration costs: 5W Infographic LLC is not liable for any other costs incurred, such as travel or lodging.