The Advantages of Virtual Private Training

This year’s pandemic has changed many things for us all, but it has not cancelled Braintrust’s ability to provide your whole team with custom Virtual training.   Your organization isn’t one-size-fits-all, and neither is our training. Whether your team is new to Agile/Scrum or preparing for Certifications, we can tailor a training plan to meet … Read More

How to Hold People Accountable Without Micromanaging Them

There is a fine line between accountability and micromanagement, especially in our current workforce environment where many companies are still remote. That’s why it’s more important than ever to understand the difference between the two! Before we get into strategies for holding people accountable, let’s discuss the differences between accountability and micromanagement. Micromanagement Focuses on … Read More

What is an Agile Open and Why Should I Go?

What is an Agile Open? This isn’t a traditional conference! In fact, it’s often known as an “unconference.” There is no keynote speaker! Often with a keynote, you only come away with a few nuggets of information. With an Agile Open, you can pop in and out of sessions whenever you’d like, making the most … Read More

Why Become An Advanced Certified Scrum Product Owner

It’s been said that the Product Owner is the most difficult out of the Scrum roles. It certainly requires many skills and tools. Becoming a Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) is great for learning the basics of Scrum and what is required of you to be a good Product Owner, but it’s only the beginning … Read More

Have You Considered an Agile Coach?

Braintrust has the best coaches and trainers in the world, and through our Agile Coaching program, our team of experts can mentor your teams, assist leaders with Agile implementation planning, support Product and IT management with role adoptions, and guide teams through new processes, meetings, and roles. But before you consider an Agile coach, it’s … Read More

My Experience Becoming a Certified Agile Leader

Michael Mancuso is one of Braintrust’s first students to get his CAL E+T certifications, so we asked him to share his thoughts about the classes. Tell us a little about yourself. I have spent 15 years in IT and business. Currently I am the SVP of Digital and Customer Experience at Kapitus, serving a role … Read More

My Leadership Journey From Self to Selfless

What is a journey to leadership? Can anyone take that journey? Are we a chosen or are we destine to be leaders? I’ve often asked myself these questions and after my training, I made myself look for these answers. For me, my journey was one off opportunities and champions. I grew up in the age … Read More