Mastering Software Project Management: Best Practices, Tools and Techniques
"...A masterpiece of clarity, organization and depth of practical knowledge. Read it thoughtfully and with care as it is a rich treasure trove of experience and insight. -Robert C. Anderson, Director, Process Development and Quality Assurance, Computer Aid, Inc.
"This book provides you with tools, techniques, and practices that you can use immediately on your own projects." -John Zielinski, Project Manager, IBM Global Services
"..This book will provide a solid foundation to improve the effectiveness of your iteration, release, and project retrospectives." -Dave Hoover, Lead Consultant, Agile Practices Obtiva Corp.
"Esther Derby and Diana Larsen have written the definitive book on agile retrospectives...Follow their advice and your teams will be more successful." -Johanna Rothman, Author, speaker and consultant, Rothman Consulting Group, Inc.
Coaching Agile Teams: A Companion for ScrumMasters, Agile Coaches, and Project Managers in Transition
"...What I love about this book is how Lyssa brings practical advice to life by relating it to everyday experiences we all recognize. An essential guide for every agile manager’s bookshelf.” —Rachel Davies, author of Agile Coaching
“ As I read this book I could actually hear Lyssa’s voice, guiding me and sparking precious ‘a-ha moments.’ This truly is the next best thing to having an experienced and wise coach sitting by your side, helping you be the best coach you can be for your team.” —Kris Blake, agile coach
Agile Practice Guide – First Edition has been developed as a resource to understand, evaluate, and use agile and hybrid agile approaches. This practice guide provides guidance on when, where, and how to apply agile approaches and provides practical tools for practitioners and organizations wanting to increase agility.
This practice guide is aligned with other PMI standards, including A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Sixth Edition, and was developed as the result of collaboration between the Project Management Institute and the Agile Alliance.