LucasS
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Communicating weekly goals amid uncertainty
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As simple as it sounds, the daily scrum and a whiteboard are the two best tools for managing this kind of uncertanty. At the start of the week plan out what you think you need to get done, given that ...

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Daily Scrum and flexible work time
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This is a dicipline thing - you need your scrum developers to have some sort of discipline. They are being paid to code after all. The scrum is a core part of the methodology and a part of how the PM ...

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Tool to manage manual tests
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if your looking for a bit more than a spreadsheet and don't mind the cost of open source software, give TestLink a try - http://www.teamst.org/ We use it quite successfully however the UI could do ...

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Cancel or change a sprint
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This comes down to how you want to run the project and who will pay the 'cost' of the canceled sprint. In the end there can be valid reasons for just caning the whole sprint and 'shelving' all of the ...

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What size of the IT project that should have IT Project Manager?
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it will always come down to budget, if you can afford a dedicated PM then don it! What size dev team? Well with only 3 or 4 devs you can get away with one of them doing the PM role as well but if you ...

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What should I do/study in high school if I want to be a software project manager?
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this may seem counter-intuitave but you may want to look at becoming a software developer for a while - even if it is only on the side. It never hurts to have 'done it' before managing getting it done....

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How to transfer knowledge from QA into a Knowledge Base for the company?
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Let me start with a disclamer, this contains some assumtions! * your forum has some sort of moderator * your forum has some form of points system to reward good answers now, get a wiki of some sort ...

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