Robert Paulsen
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Agile - How to increase engagement of team members in the planning meeting?
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It could be many things and it's unlikely that the 5+ out of 10 have the same reason for not speaking. With such a small team you can get to know their personalities and how they behave outside the ...

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How to structure standup for a large team?
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A 25-person team is big and I bet your stand-up takes forever. I assume you feel there is a need to have "one stand-up" otherwise you would have already split into smaller stand-ups for each sub-team. ...

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What can be done about a task with a tight deadline and no analysis?
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I feel like I can't voice this as a concern during our stand up meetings because I will be told by my manager that it's an internal issue and that we shouldn't talk about it when our client is there. ...

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MS Project resource graph across multiple projects
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You can setup a shared resource pool, as described here: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/create-and-share-a-resource-pool-64a2416e-b811-4ddf-b039-e0347e233581 Basically you have one project ...

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Avoiding vendor lock-in with few vendors available
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You want to make sure you have clear boundaries. In general you want to make sure there is a clearly defined interface between your software and their software. Then, when you replace their software, ...

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Should we estimate business users' availability for an agile project?
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You can add their availability in the Project Plan under Assumptions/Dependencies: Project Assumptions/Dependencies/Constraints The project schedule is dependent on the availability of {teams} teams....

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Should activities before kick-off meeting be represented in a Schedule Plan
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My though is that if something impacts the schedule, you should track it. We have to submit change orders (CO) with milestone dates -- the problem is approval for the CO can vary drastically (from ...

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What to do with work not on the board?
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I assume this isn't a 1-time thing, therefore my suggestion is to reduce the resource's allocation on the project that owns the board. Big Extreme Example -- let's say Bob puts 50% of his efforts ...

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