Course 2: From Waterfall to Agile

Transitioning your requirements prioritization skills to agile

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Learn How to Adapt Your Prioritization Skills From Waterfall to Agile

If you're transitioning from waterfall to agile - it's inevitable you'll be asked to facilitate discussions to help the team prioritize their backlog items. Is this work different than how you prioritize requirements in waterfall? The answer is 'yes' and 'no'. In this course - learn how to transition your prioritization skills from waterfall to agile. Learn what stays the same, what changes, and what requires you to adapt your existing knowledge and skills.

I'll teach you what really changes with regards to requirements prioritization when you transition from waterfall to agile. Walk away from the course being able to compare and contrast the different approaches to prioritization, being able to clearly see what waterfall skills are relevant and the new skills you'll need. You'll be introduced to 6 popular prioritization techniques that you will be able to start using immediately on future agile projects.

Your Instructor

Laura Paton
Laura Paton

Hi there! I am Laura Paton, founder and CEO of a provider of online on-demand professional training and coaching for project professionals looking to improve their knowledge and delivery of business analysis. I have been a working practitioner in the project space for over 30 years...yes 30! Over the course of this time frame, I have seen a huge evolution of the business analysis profession. I have worked across many different industries and contributed to projects of various sizes and complexities. It is the longevity in the space and variety of situations I have worked through that allows me the opportunity to bring an array of real-life project experiences into the classroom.


An Industry Thought Leader...

My most unique experience has been leading the development efforts of some of the top business analysis standards in use across the world today!

I have served in these roles:

* Chair/author for The PMI Guide to Business Analysis

* Chair/author for Business Analysis for Practitioners: A Practice Guide

* Chair/author for A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK Guide) v3

* Project manager, BABOK(R) Guide v2

I'll help you break down your waterfall tasks into their agile equivalents - making your transition relatable and possible.

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