Certified LeSS for Executives

calendar 02 - 04 October 2024 | Warsaw
Duration: 24 H [9:00-17:30]
Language: English
Price till 02.09.2024: 2300 EURO + VAT
Price from 03.09.2024: 2530 EURO + VAT
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Certified LeSS for Executives

Certified LeSS for Executives

This 3-day ORGANIZATION DESIGN COURSE, led by industry expert Craig Larman, focuses on shaping adaptive and scalable structures in organizations that aspire to effectively develop large-scale products. In an era of dynamic market changes, the ability to quickly adapt is key to success. This course offers tangible tools and deep knowledge essential to meet these challenges.

After the training:

  • You will uncover the secrets of creating effective internal policies and processes in areas such as finance, HR, and development departments.
  • You will gain skills in optimizing the structure of locations, groups, and teams, facilitating collaboration on a single product.
  • You will learn how to define clear career paths and positions in the company that will inspire and motivate employees.
  • You will acquire the competence to apply systems thinking and the LeSS approach in adaptive development with multiple teams.
  • You will get to know methods for implementing a new organizational project, taking into account system optimization and the crucial role of management.
  • You will face the challenge of understanding and implementing the LeSS idea, focused on simplifying rather than complicating the structure.

Who is the training for:

Executive Management

Responsible for the company's strategy and in need of tools for adaptability in a dynamic environment.

Product Managers

Coordinating multiple teams working on a single product, in need of the LeSS approach and systems thinking.

Organization and HR Specialists

Creating organizational structures and career paths, interested in deeper organizational design.

Training scope:

LeSS Overview
  • De-scaling and simplifying better than scaling: more with LeSS LeSS principles,
  • frameworks, guidelines,
  • and experiments Two LeSS frameworks: basic and LeSS Huge
  • Preparation for implementation: building interest
  • Guidelines for adoption
  • 3 LeSS principles Beginning of changes
  • Scope of the first implementation
  • LeSS implementation stories
Local optimization and system optimization
  • system optimization: local vs global
  • local optimization in the backlog
  • local optimization in product definition
  • local optimization in planning
  • local optimization in analysis and design
  • local optimization in programming
Product Definition
  • redefining product scope and its impact on global
  • optimization portfolio management
Why LeSS?
  • shu-ha-ri and frameworks
  • empirical process control
  • why 'More with LeSS'?
  • system optimization
  • work psychology
LeSS Sprint
  • coordination and integration: from community to system architecture scaling
  • Product Backlog Refinement,
  • Sprint Review,
  • and Retrospective multi-site product development
LeSS Huge Framework
  • Requirement Areas Area
  • Product Owners role of the Overall
  • Product Owner Area
  • Product Backlog implementation
More about roles in LeSS
  • Managers in a LeSS organization
  • Scrum Masters in a multi-team environment
  • Product Owners in LeSS

Recommended by students:

Steve Alexander

It was inspiring to discuss LeSS with Craig Larman. The content of the course was top-notch.

Simone Zecchi

The delivery was outstanding and the supporting material vast and detailed.

Simon Powers

The best course I have ever been on. Totally blown away.

Certified LeSS Trainer
Craig Larman

Craig Larman is the co-creator (with Bas Vodde) of LeSS (Large-Scale Scrum), and since 2005 has worked with clients to apply the LeSS framework to descale development in big product groups. Much of his work is organizational-design consulting with senior-management teams of product groups adopting LeSS

As part of the Certified LeSS for Executives training, you will receive:

  • digital versions of the first, second, and third LeSS books
  • access to LeSS training materials (videos, etc.)
  • PDF materials and photos of everything created during the course that was on the walls a network of acquaintances with all course participants
  • a certificate of course completion
Certified LeSS for Executives
calendar 02 - 04 October 2024 | Warsaw
Price till 02.09.2024: 2300 EURO + VAT
Price from 03.09.2024: 2530 EURO + VAT
Do you pay out of your own pocket? Write - we have discounts and installments for you!
Certified LeSS for Executives

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