CSM Forum Banner

Search found 2197 matches

by saket
Thu Oct 26, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Q/A
Replies: 1
Views: 161

Re: Q/A

Here we discussed this before : viewtopic.php?f=3&t=2662
by saket
Thu Oct 26, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question on Agile Values and Principles
Replies: 0
Views: 135

Question on Agile Values and Principles

Hello team. I am currently undergoing your free Scrum Master course and I have just finished the 2nd chapter - Agile Values and Principles. However, upon taking the quiz, I am having issues with question number 1 (As per agile manifesto, which of the following is given more value ?) - where the choi...
by saket
Wed Oct 18, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Perform integrated Change Control
Replies: 2
Views: 219

Re: Perform integrated Change Control

In general (untill question reflect something special) Project Manager is responsible for ensuring all 47 Processes of PMBOK performed well. Project Integration Management knowledge area is many time considered the primary role of PM since PM need to ensure everything remains integrated to achieve t...
by saket
Tue Sep 19, 2017 7:25 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: User Story
Replies: 3
Views: 227

Re: User Story

I am not clear what is the purpose of this question. from where you got it? Is it coming in our PMP mocks?
by saket
Tue Sep 19, 2017 7:21 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: PMBOK Guide Sixth Edition
Replies: 0
Views: 180

PMBOK Guide Sixth Edition

Here is my view on PMBOK Guide Sixth Edition

by saket
Mon Sep 04, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: PMI-PBA® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Passed the PMI-PBA 1st @tempt !!!! Thanks to Izenbridge
Replies: 3
Views: 419

Re: Passed the PMI-PBA 1st @tempt !!!! Thanks to Izenbridge

Congratulations !!!! Thank you for enrolling to our online program.
by saket
Mon Sep 04, 2017 5:38 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 5 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Distributed Scrum
Replies: 1
Views: 443

Re: Question 5 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Distributed Scrum

Scaling is one of the big topics in Scrum and Agile, and some how it also relates to distributed scrum teams, here are some video on different scaling approaches.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qEqrESsNWYs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W0eqwUU15Eg
by saket
Mon Sep 04, 2017 5:35 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 3 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Certifications
Replies: 1
Views: 287

Re: Question 3 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Certifications

I spend a good time explaining about Agile and Scrum certification in this video, hope this will help
by saket
Mon Sep 04, 2017 5:31 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 2 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : When Agile
Replies: 1
Views: 264

Re: Question 2 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : When Agile

Here are two interesting conversations which will answer many of these questions





by saket
Mon Sep 04, 2017 5:25 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 1 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Roles
Replies: 1
Views: 272

Re: Question 1 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Roles

Here are some videos :

Video on Scrum Roles :


Role of Manager / Leader in Agile
by saket
Mon Sep 04, 2017 5:22 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 7 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Management
Replies: 1
Views: 292

Re: Question 7 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Management

The answer to this question can be given by the people who are in this situation since we can not prescribe any solution for such case. I welcome all to share their view on this. Here is one video talking about role of leader in Agile / Scrum context http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nPegxR-66Tc Anothe...
by saket
Wed Aug 30, 2017 6:02 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 8 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : Sprint Management
Replies: 1
Views: 345

Re: Question 8 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : Sprint Management

Here is a detailed video on Sprint and Related points http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rLj_XxSPt2k If something 50% finished in a sprint. But sprint finished, What happen to that item? In Scrum we do not recognize any % completion, either it is Done at the end of Sprint or Not Done. Not Done items mov...
by saket
Wed Aug 30, 2017 5:56 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 4 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : Kanban
Replies: 1
Views: 282

Re: Question 4 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : Kanban

Here is one video of our conversation on Agile , Scrum and Kanban, This should answer ... if not, please post the follow-up questions in the below thread.

by saket
Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:36 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 8 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : Sprint Management
Replies: 1
Views: 345

Question 8 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : Sprint Management

If something 50% finished in a sprint. But sprint finished, What happen to that item?
In scrum, is there a UAT after all sprints done?
We are following 2 week sprint, should we need to follow the same period through out the project? why not a 1 week sprint?
by saket
Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:36 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 7 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Management
Replies: 1
Views: 292

Question 7 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Management

How to deal with team/management who is not following scrum and they do their own way? its gone fail for sure but, how to fix it
What organization changes to be done in a company if we want to start adopt scrum/agile practice for the first time?
by saket
Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:35 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 6 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Code
Replies: 1
Views: 363

Question 6 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Code

How to manage base architecture or functionalities in incremental approach?
What is the right time to refactor codes and standardise the development in scrum?
by saket
Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:34 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 5 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Distributed Scrum
Replies: 1
Views: 443

Question 5 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Distributed Scrum

How Scrum will work in case of distributed teams?
by saket
Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:34 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 4 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : Kanban
Replies: 1
Views: 282

Question 4 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : Kanban

Is scrum a subset of agile? difference btween scrum & kanban? what is the difference between scrum and agile?
by saket
Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:33 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 3 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Certifications
Replies: 1
Views: 287

Question 3 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Certifications

Which certification is better - scrum master or PMI Agile?
How relevant to go for Scrum master if one already have PMP?
by saket
Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:32 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 2 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : When Agile
Replies: 1
Views: 264

Question 2 of 8: Webinar on Scrum : When Agile

1. Do we have any disadvantages of Agile? I believe... if the scope/requirement is fixed, there is no point using Agile, we can happily continue with our traditional waterfall model. Do we still have any hidden disadvantages of Agile ? 2. When requirements are not clearly defined --how do we estimat...
by saket
Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:31 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Question 1 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Roles
Replies: 1
Views: 272

Question 1 of 8 : Webinar on Scrum : Roles

Here are the questions we got on Scrum Roles : 1. Who is responsible in defining the product backlog? 2. What is the role of Scrum Master in Events of Scrum? 3. Who gathers requirement from users, development team or product owner in scrum? who get sign off requirements? 4. what is the Hierarchy in ...
by saket
Mon Aug 28, 2017 7:33 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Brain Dump
Replies: 4
Views: 457

Re: Brain Dump

I have been told that this is not available now. Though the software review 15 mins remains intact, Dumping can only start when the actual exam timer starts. This trend is specific to the location you give exam in. In India now writing on notepad before the start of the exam is not allowed, this ha...
by saket
Mon Aug 28, 2017 4:38 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Plan Risk Mangement: Tool and Techniques
Replies: 1
Views: 225

Re: Plan Risk Mangement: Tool and Techniques

Let us start with PMBOK 5, this is what it says on Analytical Techniques for Risk Management Plan 11.1.2.1 Analytical Techniques Analytical techniques are used to understand and define the overall risk management context of the project. Risk management context is a combination of stakeholder risk att...
by saket
Sun Aug 27, 2017 2:55 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: How to process changes during an initial stage of the project?
Replies: 13
Views: 1888

Re: How to process changes during an initial stage of the project?

The question shows Stakeholder Analysis in Action. So if we want to map it to Process its and Identify Stakeholder Process. This part remains consistent in PMBOK 6 as well. 13.1.2.1 Stakeholder Analysis Stakeholder analysis is a technique of systematically gathering and analyzing quantitative and qu...
by saket
Sun Aug 27, 2017 2:43 am
Forum: PMI-PBA® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Pass the exam !
Replies: 2
Views: 534

Re: Pass the exam !

Congratulations for PMI-PBA Certification. Thank you for selecting our online program.
by saket
Sat Aug 26, 2017 2:32 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: How to process changes during an initial stage of the project?
Replies: 13
Views: 1888

Re: How to process changes during an initial stage of the project?

Page 76 PMBOK 5
4.2.2 Develop Project Management Plan: Tools and Techniques
- Determine which project documents will be subject to the formal change control process


I am not saying this case needs a change request, I am just sharing what PMBOK say on Change Request and Project Documents
by saket
Sat Aug 26, 2017 2:27 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: How to process changes during an initial stage of the project?
Replies: 13
Views: 1888

Re: How to process changes during an initial stage of the project?

Many time we think that Change Request only deals with Project Plans, but PMBOK 5 and PMBOK 6 says that it also can be used for modifying the project documents. Page no 85, PMBOK Guide 5th Edition 4.3.3.3 Change Requests A change request is a formal proposal to modify any document, deliverable, or b...
by saket
Fri Aug 25, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Key Perfomance Indicator (KPI), Exam Content Outline (June 2015)
Replies: 2
Views: 303

Re: Key Perfomance Indicator (KPI), Exam Content Outline (June 2015)

KPIs can be Leading or Lagging ... When KPI gives you advance warning of some problem coming it is called Leading and when it tells you after the things went wrong it is Lagging.
by saket
Fri Aug 25, 2017 4:26 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: contingency reserve
Replies: 13
Views: 1085

Re: contingency reserve

Difficult to just say on this basis, In general when risk response is planned you do not need to take approval, we need to see rest of the details on the question , do share your view on the question Seema just posted :)
by saket
Fri Aug 25, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: contingency reserve
Replies: 13
Views: 1085

Re: contingency reserve

The risk responses which are already planned and budgeted for not necessary need the Change Request. It all depends on how change management is defined in the project. Please share the question which made you ask this.... If the question is risk occurred and can i apply risk response ... the answer ...
by saket
Tue Aug 08, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: PMI-ACP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Secured PMI ACP certificate
Replies: 2
Views: 514

Re: Secured PMI ACP certificate

Congratulations !!! and thank you for enrolling to our online program on PMI-ACP
by saket
Fri Jul 28, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: PMI-PBA® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Passed PBA Exam Yesterday
Replies: 4
Views: 875

Re: Passed PBA Exam Yesterday

Congratulations !!! Thank you for sharing your exam learning.
by saket
Fri Jul 28, 2017 11:27 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: SEU for CSP - Online Training clause
Replies: 1
Views: 466

Re: SEU for CSP - Online Training clause

Scrum Alliance apply 17 SEUs limit to complete online contents irrespective of category, https://www.scrumalliance.org/certifications/practitioners/csp-certification/ways-to-earn-seus * Because we value in-person, classroom training and face-to-face interaction, we ask that no more than 17 SEUs (out...
by saket
Mon Jul 24, 2017 1:11 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Queries from project Frame work
Replies: 6
Views: 650

Re: Queries from project Frame work

Do you have these two roles in your project? Project coordinator and expeditor terms are not mentioned in PMBOK they are just discussed in Rita's book and no one can dictate what role we can have in our projects. The PMP exam is the exam of how we see project management getting implemented in our ex...
by saket
Sun Jul 23, 2017 6:19 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Queries from project Frame work
Replies: 6
Views: 650

Re: Queries from project Frame work

You may like to see the history of these conversations:

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=3224&p=14450

viewtopic.php?f=11&t=875&p=2787
by saket
Thu Jun 15, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: PMI-ACP ® Certified
Replies: 3
Views: 1080

Re: PMI-ACP ® Certified

Congratulations !!! and thank you for enrolling in our PMI-ACP program.
by saket
Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: PMI-ACP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: PMI-ACP Success
Replies: 2
Views: 979

Re: PMI-ACP Success

Congratulations !!! and thank you for sharing your detailed lesson learned.
by saket
Tue May 30, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: Questions about Our classes, Online Classes, Webinars, Booking, Payment etc.
Topic: Certification for Corporate sales
Replies: 1
Views: 692

Re: Certification for Corporate sales

As much we understand IT Sales, i have seen Business Analysis skills plays critical role in becoming good solution provider and selling well in IT sector. you may consider doing PMI's Business Analysis certificate . To know more about this certificate please visit : https://www.izenbridge.com/pmi-pb...
by saket
Fri May 26, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Factors for accepting and rejecting the stories / Sprint
Replies: 3
Views: 932

Re: Factors for accepting and rejecting the stories / Sprint

PO accepts it when he finds acceptance cafeterias are met along with DOD . Many time stories get rejected when acceptance cafeterias are not interpreted by PO and team in same way . for that continues interaction among PO and team is needed.
by saket
Sat May 20, 2017 1:06 am
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Request to review points for CSP application
Replies: 5
Views: 1705

Re: Request to review points for CSP application

No issue, you can report based on what all is already completed or read. I would recommend that you apply for CSP as soon you can since we are hearing the Scrum Alliance might change the CSP program in next two months, so do it soon.
by saket
Fri May 19, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: Agile and Scrum Certification Open Forum
Topic: Request to review points for CSP application
Replies: 5
Views: 1705

Re: Request to review points for CSP application

you have it all, and you made nice sheet to track your SEUs , go ahead and submit soon
by saket
Tue May 16, 2017 6:40 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Open Forum
Topic: Question from free Test -IZenbridge
Replies: 3
Views: 1264

Re: Question from free Test -IZenbridge

I will pick Project Manager since Coach is more on mindset and development.
by saket
Tue May 16, 2017 6:39 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Open Forum
Topic: Backlog grooming
Replies: 1
Views: 666

Re: Backlog grooming

From scrum lesson notes: 1. How and when grooming is done is decided by the Scrum Team Does it mean, PO, SM and Dev Team collaborate and decide when to schedule backlog grooming session? Or based on the requirement any one of them can schedule? Yes your understanding is right, scrum does not provid...
by saket
Thu May 04, 2017 4:46 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Milestone achieved - PMP Pass
Replies: 3
Views: 1169

Re: Milestone achieved - PMP Pass

Congratulations !!! and it was nice meeting you during SAFe classes . Thank you for trusting us for your various certification needs.
by saket
Thu May 04, 2017 4:43 am
Forum: PMI-PBA® Queries and Tips
Topic: PBA application
Replies: 3
Views: 1019

Re: PBA application

please drop email at Support@izenbridge.com , i will ensure you get response today.
by saket
Tue May 02, 2017 6:03 am
Forum: PMI-PBA® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Another Success Story - Passed the PMI - PBA on first attempt [25/04/2017]
Replies: 2
Views: 1006

Re: Another Success Story - Passed the PMI - PBA on first attempt [25/04/2017]

Congratulations !!! and thank you for sharing such a detailed analysis of your exam and preparation experience. See you soon writing the similar story for PMI-ACP
by saket
Mon May 01, 2017 4:32 pm
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: cleared PMP exam in first attempt on 28th Apr
Replies: 2
Views: 1133

Re: cleared PMP exam in first attempt on 28th Apr

Congratulations for Clearing PMP exam, and we are happy to know that you found our program useful.

Go to advanced search