Congrats to the Eagles!

Wow, what a wild ride this year has been. We would like to thank all the players, fans, and coaches this year that led the Philadelphia Eagles to winning Superbowl LII. We are so proud and yes this city does bleed green. We are passionate. Everyone said we couldn’t do it and we just weren’t…

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Partnership with Drexel University

We had a successful Meet-up with Drexel University on Wednesday, January 17th from 5:30-8 pm titled, Achieving Your Professional Best: Insights and Trends for 2018. It was a great evening filled with food, fun and valuable insights of the hot degrees and certifications that Drexel with be offering this year. Along with their Degree Completion…

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The Why and the How of Cross-Functional Teams in Scrum

No methodology, let alone a framework of that methodology, or any of the processes defined by that methodology, can be followed without having an effective team to follow that methodology and implement those processes.  One of the four core values of agile software development as stated by the Agile Manifesto states the importance of individuals…

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We Were Social

On Thursday night we held the “Don’t Be a Turkey” Social and even though I stress out every time about who will be there and will we have enough food, it turned out great. Shane was on point with his presentation and really impressed everyone. I got some great footage for once and I am…

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Agile Is NOT Just For IT Projects!

Today, I participated in the 8th Global Peter Drucker Forum (https://www.druckerforum.org/2017/the-event/program/).  The CEO of the Scrum Alliance, Lisa Hershman, gave an inspiring presentation about how Agile was used to transform a struggling high school in Phoenix, AZ. Hope High School in Phoenix, AZ serves “at-risk” students who have been thrown out of their public school…

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Don’t Be a Turkey

We, as Delaware Valley Agile (“DelValAgile”) are holding our next Meetup tomorrow evening in Wayne, PA. The name of the event is “Don’t Be a Turkey”. It brings back memories to when I was studying piano at a younger age. My music teacher would fondly call me a “turkey”. We wanted to give back even…

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November Non-CSM Workshop

We had another great 2 day Non-CSM workshop in Media over the past two days.  Most of the attendees were in a career transition.  A majority did not have an IT background or a background in project management, but all wanted to learn more about Agile and Scrum, which was really encouraging to see.  Our…

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Happy Birthday and the Anthem of the Seas

The deadline for CSTs Applications for Minneapolis is December 12th , and we will be submitting Shane’s CST application before then. Shane has been working non-stop and I have been helping where I can. We have decided that we have worked so hard this year that in December we are taking a cruise to the…

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Jennifer’s CSP

I finally “officially” received the notice that I am a CSP!!  It took a summer filled with effort, but I did it. Now we will continue on the journey to finish Shane’s CST and then work on the requirements for my CST. We have decided to take the month of October off from training to…

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