Kate Megaw Interviewed at Agile Open SoCal 2014

Braintrust coach and trainer Kate Megaw was interviewed at the 2014 Southern California Agile Open conference.  You can view the entire interview on YouTube. In the interview Kate shares her experiences with Agile as a coach and trainer.  She covers topics such as: Her journey to becoming a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) The transition from … Read More

Scrum Gathering Atlanta – Braintrust To Host Two Sessions!

Mark your calendars now for May 7-9 in Atlanta! This year’s Scrum Gathering will be right in our back yard and the Braintrust team will be onhand to share some wonderful content. On Monday May 7, president Brian Rabon and trainer Lonnie Weaver-Johnson will talk about Braintrust’s secret sauce – teaching Scrum effectively using back-of-the-room … Read More

Scrum Executive Overview with Scott Dunbar

Here is another opportunity to hear from another one of our Braintrust team members. If you’re attending the PMI Emerald Coast Chapter’s Spring Symposium this coming weekend, Sales and Marketing Consultant Scott Dunbar will be speaking on Saturday April 21. Scott’s topic will be “Scrum Executive Overview” at the Emerald Coast Conference Center in Okaloosa … Read More

Hear Lonnie Weaver-Johnson This Week!

Fans and clients of Braintrust will have a chance to hear from our Agile Practice Lead, Lonnie Weaver-Johnson, at the PMI Central Florida Symposium. On Saturday April 13, Lonnie will be speaking on “Driving Business Results Using Agile” during the Saturday afternoon session at the Marriott World Center in Orlando, FL. This hands-on session, using … Read More

Changes to PMI’s Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Designation

The Project Management Institute (PMI, http://www.pmi.org) has modified the requirements for their Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) designation as of March 26, 2012. While the number of hours of experience and educational requirements have not changed, the types of experience and education have been relaxed somewhat. Specifically, the terms “project management experience” and “project management training” … Read More

Shanghai Trip: Travel Highlights

Recently I had the opportunity to partner with a fellow Scrum Training company in China. It was important for Braintrust to partner in China in order to grow our business internationally, help out a partner company, and —quite simply—because it was cool. The partnering company was OutSofting. I met Julien Masloum (President of OutSofting) last … Read More

Spotlight PM for December: Lynette Grabow

Once a month Braintrust Consulting Group features one of our clients on the blog. We call them spotlight features because they are designed to shine a light on the client’s success as well as the many great benefits of PMP exam training courses.