How do you maximize team productivity? Decades of research have found at least a ten-fold—“10x”—difference in productivity and quality between the best teams and the worst. This course describes the Eight Key Principles that effective software development teams follow to achieve 10x software development:
Avoid minus-x software development
Tailor the solution to the problem
Seek ground truth
Make decisions with data
Minimize unintentional rework
The course also includes multiple example tactics aligned to each principle that your team can use to improve its practices.
PDU Reporting Instructions
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- Apply tactics to address the classic mistakes your team is making
- Identify the development fundamentals you need to grow
- Make decisions that will stick
Who Is This Course For?
Getting to 10x software development is primarily a leadership activity, so this course is most appropriate for Managers, Technical Leads, Quality Leads, and Project Managers. This course also gives individual contributors (including Developers and Testers) a common language or frame of reference for working with their leaders to make strides toward 10x development.
Total Project Quality, Understanding Software Projects
Duration: 3h 17m