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10 Top AI Tools for Agile Development

February 10, 2024 20 Min Read

Managing Agile projects makes you wish for a time machine to rethink your life decisions? We get it. Scope creep, overcommitment, communication gaps — it’s hard to manage it all without a reliable, digital toolbox. The good news is we have created one for you, filled with the top AI tools for Agile development. In today’s article, we’re unpacking a lineup AI platforms that will make a real difference in…

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Agile vs. Waterfall Methodology | Which Is Right for Your Project? (Updated 2024)

September 7, 2022 16 Min Read

How many project managers does it take to change a lightbulb? None, they are all still discussing the best way to do it. Funny? Barely, but it perfectly captures the current state of the Agile vs. Waterfall methodology debate. The truth is that both approaches have their strengths, successes, and a place in the PM world. Even if some project managers think otherwise. But that means you need to make…

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6 of the Most Popular Project Management Methodologies in 2024

August 10, 2022 22 Min Read

The question of the ages—“which project management approach is the best?” Well, the jury is still out on this one. But we can give you the second best thing. Here’s a list of the most popular project management methodologies in the wild. Learn about their pros, cons, and use cases, and pick the one that’s the best fit for your team and the project you’re dealing with. But first, let’s…

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Waterfall Project Management: Your Complete Guide (Updated 2024)

July 11, 2022 22 Min Read

The Waterfall project management methodology is a “traditional” PM approach. Created in the 70s, the model is designed for clear-cut, linear projects with upfront requirements and firm milestones. While iterative methodologies like Agile have pushed Waterfall out of software development, the model is still popular in industrial, engineering, and construction projects. Here’s everything you need to know about the Waterfall methodology! 👇 🤔 What Is the Waterfall Project Management Methodology?…

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What Is a Roadmap? Time to Show Your Team the Big Picture

March 25, 2022 16 Min Read

When big companies hold meetings, you can expect a lot of lofty phrases like “aligning goals” or “cross-departmental collaboration.” But what do those words actually mean? How do you make sure that your team is indeed aligned on project goals? This is where roadmapping comes in. 💡 Before you start… Roadmapping is a cornerstone of effective project management. Don’t forget to check about other project management strategies when you’re done…

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What Is Scrum Agile Project Management?

February 2, 2022 14 Min Read

Scrum belongs to the family of popular project management methodologies. It’s designed to help teams collaborate on projects. In the same way rugby teams train for their big games, scrums encourage project teams to self-organize and use experiences to tackle problems. But that’s not all. It’s key to remember that Scrum is also a popular framework for implementing Agile. In Scrum, teams develop products in short iterations called sprints. This…

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The Sound of Remote Collaboration: Autonomous Squads

June 12, 2020 36 Min Read

The recent Spotify x Joe Rogan deal made one thing clear: Spotify is going for gold of the podcasting industry. While the company’s chain of acquisitions is part of a well-thought-out business model, the Swedish music streaming service didn’t start as the most orderly bunch. Back in 2012, Spotify sported an experimental and highly volatile organizational approach that came to be known as the “Spotify model.” In today’s article, we’re…

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Remote Scrum Teams: Agile Across Time Zones

May 10, 2020 23 Min Read

When it comes to project management, there are two questions that continue to occupy the greatest PM minds around: “Is it possible to build a fully remote Scrum team?”, and if so “can it be as effective as its co-located counterparts?” In this article, we attempt to answer these questions and (*spoiler alert*) provide actionable tips that’ll help you and your team rock remote Scrum with class. 🕺 ☝️ A…

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