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New Course: Kanban Overview

We're excited to announce that our latest online course, Kanban Overview, launches today. If you have the All Access Pass it is automatically included in your plan. About the Course The Kanban Method is a powerful approach to visualizing work items and workflow, creating a pull-based system without bottlenecks, and [...]

USP 3.10.1 Released! “The Cone of Uncertainty: Fundamental Concepts”

Don't miss Steve McConnell's latest Understanding Software Projects lecture: #3.10.1 - "The Cone of Uncertainty: Fundamental Concepts". The lecture is free for a limited time! Watch it now.

New Course: Agile Release Planning

We're excited to launch our latest online course today: Agile Release Planning. After completing this course, you’ll be able to: Decompose big-picture items (features or capabilities) into actionable, prioritized backlog items Estimate backlog items quickly and accurately (using t-shirt sizing, story point estimation, and other methods) [...]

Agile Practices for Developers Beta Program

We're giving early access to our latest course with a major discount—$99 gets you access to the beta version of Agile Practices for Developers now, plus the final version when it's released later. Save $300 through this Friday only. Get it now! After completing this [...]

A Deep Dive Into 10x Research

Steve McConnell has just released a new video in his popular lecture series, Understanding Software Projects. This lecture, #2.3 - "Deep Dive into Research on 10x" is a continuation of the Human Variation Factor of the Life Cycle Model. As always, this lecture is FREE to [...]

Relationship Between Planned and Unplanned Work

Steve McConnell has released another new lecture in the Understanding Software Projects (USP) video lecture series. Available free for a limited time. You can find it as lesson #3.9 - Relationship Between Planned and Unplanned Work.

Using Intellectual Phases to Respond to Uncertainty

Steve McConnell has released another lecture in the Understanding Software Projects (USP) video lecture series. The latest USP lecture is always free when released! In this video Steve talks about how to use intellectual phases to respond to uncertainty. You can find it as lesson #3.4 - Using Intellectual [...]

Using Intellectual Phases to Understand Uncertainty

Join Steve McConnell for another free lecture in his Understanding Software Projects series today. The new lecture is "Using Intellectual Phases to Understand Uncertainty". You can find it as #3.3 in the library. View it now free by signing in or creating a free account. [...]

10 Deadly Sins of Agile Software Estimation

In this talk, award-winning author Steve McConnell presents 10 of the worst ways estimates go wrong on Agile projects and describes rules of thumb for dramatically improving estimation accuracy. Watch now!

What Are Intellectual Phases?

Join Steve for another free lecture in his Understanding Software Projects video series today. The new lecture is "What Are Intellectual Phases?". You can find it as #3.2 in the library. View it now free by signing in or creating a free account. Catch the [...]