Most business management trends start with large businesses and filter down to smaller ones. With Agile we’ve seen quite the opposite. The movement started in small, highly innovative businesses and is now taking center stage in big organisations from large financial institutions to utilities companies, charities and local government.
Our goal is to leave every company we work with excelling with Agile. Not as slaves to the Agile process but as businesses who are at the top of their game, supported by Agile.
We specialise in supporting businesses through Agile transformation, providing the training, coaching and consulting expertise you need throughout your journey. Our goal is to leave companies accomplishing with Agile.
We can work with you from start to finish, contribute with others as part of a broader scheme of work, or help you get wayward projects back on track.
Linux as an App
To help support all the Linux Activities you can do in Windows, there are now several versions of Linux that you can download and run as apps on your Microsoft machines. You just go to the usual Microsoft App Store, download a Linux distro, and run it as an app from your desktop, eg:
Where does Microsoft plan on making money in the next few years? It won’t be from selling desktop operating systems... Microsoft are continuing to roll with the fact that it’s too expensive for one organisation to write software. Software needs to be open source, or it can’t compete.
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an internationally recognised training course which teaches people how to spot the signs and symptoms of mental ill health and provide help on a first aid basis. MHFA won't teach you to be a therapist, but just like physical first aid, it will teach you to listen, reassure and respond, even in a crisis.
Forces leavers are given Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC) that they can use to gain skills and qualifications to transition into civilian life. This infographic gives an overview of the ELC rules and how employers can help. Training for your ex-forces employees is available from Quanta and we have a dedicated Forces Training Team on hand should you have any questions. Contact the team or call 0800 018 3975.
If there's just 1 thing you could invest your time in today in the Agile sphere, this should be it. We'd like to share with you a 24 minute video that will leave you in no doubt whether you want to explore Agile Scrum further.....and if you do, Howie Bartrip is on hand to answer your questions, just get in touch.
Watch video: https://youtu.be/24jizhf2jsA
Scaling is a contentious topic with the Agile community, through this course we will consider why to scale, compare and contrast some of the common frameworks and discuss some of the most frequently observed anti-patterns when scaling Agile.
Simply put, it is in the name: service integration and management, and in particular service integration across multiple providers. The management of multiple service providers by a single organisation provides significant challenges in overall administration. SIAM seeks to address the need to provide a standardised methodology for integrating and managing multiple service providers and their services.
If you're completely new to VeriSM, take a listen to a 2 minute intro from the very authors themselves, and if you want to know more, Quanta's Adam White-Bower is the very first APMG International accreditated trainer to take you through your options. Learn more.
Video link: https://youtu.be/vAmLKZk3IiU