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SOLD OUT – Please see class on Jan 10-11 – Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) – Nashville, TN

Brentwood, TN

November 29, 2017 November 30, 2017

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Event Details

Venue
Hyatt Place Nashville/Brentwood
Address
202 Summit View Dr.
Brentwood, TN 37207
Begins
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Ends
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Time
8:30am – 5:00pm
Duration
2 Days
Capacity
Only 32 Seats Available
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SOLD OUT – Please see class on Jan 10-11 – Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) – Nashville, TN

Class Overview

Prerequisites:

None

SEUs 16
PDUs 16

Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) is an in-depth two day immersion into the world of Agile Product Management. The class is full of practical, real world techniques, which can be implemented immediately at your workplace. This class will allow your organization to enjoy the many advantages Scrum has to offer. Hands-on exercises demonstrate key concepts and let you experience the benefits of Scrum firsthand.

Instructor

Anu Smalley, CST, CSP, CSM, CSPO

Anu Smalley is a Certified Scrum Trainer providing education and coaching, consulting services to clients across the United States.  Anu’s passion lies within Product Management.  Having been a Product Owner for a number of years, she focuses on coaching Product Owner’s, Product Manager and Business Leaders. Anu has 20+ years of experience.  Over her career she has been a developer, Project Lead Project Manager, Development Manager, Scrum Master, Product Owner and Agile Coach and Trainer. A Graduate from Osmania University, India ( B.A and M.A in Psychology) and Bowling Green State University, Ohio (MBA), Anu has presented at User Group events like SAFe RVA, Agile Delaware and Scrum User Group of Columbia, MO. Anu is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), and a Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP). Anu is an active member of the Scrum Alliance, and Agile Alliance.

"Brilliantly run, entertaining & very educational."

Nigel, Stratera

The CSPO class was very educational and engaging for new and experienced POs alike. Many real world examples and hands on activities were used that made relating the lessons taught to my work at home very easy. I left class energized and motivated to begin instituting culture change with my team.

Forrest, Autopoint

"An invaluable resource for learning, improving or cementing an understanding of Scrum."

Matt, Naxos of America

"Scrum is a complex process and a large mindset change. This course made a huge difference in overcoming those challenges."

Kevin, H&R Block

"I was able to learn all the details on the Scrum process in an interactive and informative environment."

Kristina, Raytheon

Class Information

Class Learning Objectives

As a Scrum Product Owner class participant, I want to learn…

    1. To list situations where using Scrum is appropriate
    2. The importance of having team values
    3. To describe the Scrum framework
    4. To experience Scrum in real world situations
    5. To describe the roles and responsibilities on a Scrum team
    6. To understand how to create a product roadmap
    7. To demonstrate how to establish user roles and personas
    8. To explain how to seed a product backlog
    9. To demonstrate how to write user stories
    10. To list how the team will relatively size backlog items
    11. To demonstrate how to quickly assess business value
    12. To understand story mapping, so that I can walk my stakeholders through my product
    13. To tell a good user story from a bad one
    14. To list multiple ways to prioritize my product backlog
    15. To demonstrate how to create a release plan
    16. To list and explain the key meetings in Scrum
    17. To demonstrate how to track team progress
    18. To identify areas where we might get into trouble during Scrum implementation.
    19. Participate in an open forum to discuss challenging questions about Scrum, so that I can utilize the collective intelligence of the class participants to brainstorm creative ways to solve problems.

Benefits

  • Learn while not being bored and having fun
  • Retain more information because of our unique hands-on approach; based on the latest research into brain science
  • Be entertained by stories from our real-world experienced and knowledgeable instructors
  • Maximize investments already made by gaining valuable Scrum Educational Units (SEUs) and Professional Development Units (PDUs)
  • Increase your personal worth within your company and in the marketplace

Who Should Attend?

  • Product Managers/Business Analysts
  • Functional/Operational Managers
  • Project Sponsors
  • IT Leadership (Managers/Directors/VPs/CIOs/CTOs)
  • Anyone interested in learning the benefits of Scrum

Take Aways

  • Easy to use reminders of Scrum
    • Printed class manual
    • Scrum reference card
    • Copy of the Braintrust book Scrum for the Rest of Us
  • 16 SEUs/16 PDUs
  • A two year membership to the Scrum Alliance

Cancellation Policy: In order to receive a refund you must notify us no later than 10 business days prior to the class start date. Cancellation requests received after the 10 day window will be issued a credit that can be applied towards a future class within the next 12 months.

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