Living Your Values: You Made a Powerful Pact, Now Stick to It!

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CORE VALUES LEAD TO BETTER DECISION MAKING. This is a statement we can all get behind, right? Core values, by definition, are a set of fundamental beliefs which dictate behavior. These beliefs guide an organization’s conduct as well as its relationship with the external world. Used correctly, core values should guide actions, unite employees, and define … Read More

Emotional Intelligence & Agile in the Workplace: Consider Yourself a People-Person? You Must Have A High EQ

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Agile Relies on the Human Element During our certified Agile training classes, long before the “ah-ha” moments, attendees often cite several roadblocks they repeatedly face on a day-to-day basis in the workplace. All of their challenges often boil down to “the human element.” Professionals struggle when it comes to interacting with their peers or managers … Read More

Agile in Change Management: Is Your Company in Dire Need of a Turnaround?

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Conventional Turnaround vs. Agile Turnaround In a conventional turnaround, a small team of people at the top tries to figure out a company’s problems and make the necessary changes. In an agile turnaround, hundreds or even thousands of employees attack those problems at the root — and are learning skills they can put to work when … Read More

The Braintrust Consulting Group Announces Partnership with Bowperson Publishing & Training, Inc.

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  Birmingham, AL, June 8, 2018—The Braintrust Consulting Group announced today that they will continue to deepen their business relationshipwith Bowperson Publishing & Training, Inc. Under this new partnership, the two organizations will co-present the 2-day “Training from the BACK of the Room” train-the-trainer class, and The Braintrust Consulting Group (Braintrust) will become the exclusive … Read More

Scrum Process Overview

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Braintrust President, Trainer & Coach Kate Megaw Provides a Quick Introductory Overview to Scrum Process  Get Video Tips Sent Straight to Your Inbox * indicates required Email Address * First Name          Last Name         

Can Agile Work in Government?

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Deloitte Insights recently published new findings that show that major federal software projects are getting smaller and shorter. They also found that in 2017 almost 80 percent of major federal software projects are now classified as either Agile or iterative. Click here to read the full report. However, at The Braintrust Consulting Group we still encounter … Read More

Are you ready for Advanced Certified ScrumMaster™?

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As you may have heard by now, the Scrum Alliance has announced the new paths to Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP). There are 2 paths that you can follow: Certified Scrum Professional-ScrumMaster® CSP-SM® Certified Scrum Professional-Product Owner® CSP-PO® As part of these new paths, the Scrum Alliance will be introducing Advanced Certified ScrumMaster™ (A-CSM™) and Advanced Certified … Read More