Agile Development Specialization

Beyond practices and beyond principles, you'll learn the applied skills that enable an agile team to succeed. While applying an evidence-based approach across the four courses, you'll practice what you've learned by creating an actionable, adaptive focus for a digital product team.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
- How to determine what's valuable to a user early by focusing your team on testable narratives and creating a strong shared perspective
- How to drive a focus on outcomes over outputs by facilitating a culture of experimentation and a test-driven, results-driven approach to agile
- How to charter and focus an analytics (and data science) program that enhances your core objectives
- How to iteratively identify and test the right agile practices from leading frameworks like scrum, XP, and kanban to your team's work

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Agile Analytics (Coursera)

Few capabilities focus agile like a strong analytics program. Such a program determines where a team should focus from one agile iteration (sprint) to the next. Successful analytics are rarely hard to understand and are often startling in their clarity. In this course, developed at the Darden School of [...]
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Hypothesis-Driven Development (Coursera)

To deliver agile outcomes, you have to do more than implement agile processes- you have to create focus around what matters to your user and constantly test your ideas. This is easier said than done, but most of today’s high-functioning innovators have a strong culture of experimentation. In this [...]
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Managing an Agile Team (Coursera)

While agile has become the de facto standard for managing digital innovation teams, many wonder if they’re doing it ‘right’. Twitter is full of jokes about how teams say they do agile but don’t ‘really’ do it. The reality is that getting the most out of agile is less [...]
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Agile Meets Design Thinking (Coursera)

Despite everyone's good intentions, hard work and solid ideas, too many projects end up creating unneeded, unusable, and unsellable products. But it doesn't have to be this way. Agile and design thinking offer a different--and effective--approach to product development, one that results in valuable solutions to meaningful problems. In [...]
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