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What's the difference between Scrum, Kanban, Lean and XP?

…I’m about to find out.

Continuing with the July training programme,  this week I producing Learning Tree course 918 Agile Fundamentals: Scrum, Kanban, Lean and XP.

You can read about what I do as a Producer here

This course number 918,  has previously run under  a different course title so even though the course code is the same it’s a  completely new course and new material for me. The old course was related to Scrum and Project management so it was in the agile curriculum. In fact,  I know a little bit about Scrum and hopefully I’ll get my ScrumMaster certification later this year. Kanban, Lean and eXtreme Programming (XP) not as much.

I know a little bit about – Lean and Kanban from my business degree years ago but eXtreme Programming (XP) I currently know very little about so this will be good introduction for me.

Like the 294: Influence Skills course  that I was Producer  on a couple of week ago, I will Live blog from the back of the class this week.

If you want to catch up with what happened during the influence skills course you can read live blog for the here

I’ll be having the pre-course meeting online with Alan – the lead instructor this week later on this afternoon. We’ll discuss the exercises and activities and how they will play out. With twenty four students, eight  of which are attending online its promising to be an exciting week.

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