Category Archives: Project Management

Helping the team to ensure they capture all the tasks when they estimate

In my experience, the problem with estimates is not that the estimates are inaccurate, it’s more that people forget to estimate some of the tasks when they are estimating.

In this question from Quora, the questioner has observed that the length of time required to complete code reviews is throwing their schedules out. I suggest using their definition of done to help them to make sure that all tasks are estimated:

Read Stephen Green's answer to How is code quality ensured when code reviews are taking too long? on Quora

What is an agile project

In this video I describe an agile project and compare it with the traditional approach to delivering projects.

Although agile project management is usually applied to software development projects, it can be used for many different types of projects. In this video I stay away from the technicalities to describe agile projects in a way that can be understood by the lay person

Key facts about agile testing that every project manager should know

In this video I describe agile testing and give advice to project managers on how to make sure that they are getting the best from agile testing

I explain what is agile testing and how it differs from traditional manual testing.

Although agile project management is usually applied to software development projects, it can be used for many different types of projects. In this video I stay away from the technicalities to describe agile projects in a way that can be understood by the lay person

Project Management Tools

Here’s a video I did with my brother Matt a while ago. In it I go through the key tools that every project manager should master.

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