Sequential vs agile project management

Historical context of agile -First formal project management methods occur in industrialization period(typically "material" oriented sectors such as construction, Mechanical Engineering, Agriculture). It was a sequence project management and for this type of industry is still the best way of project management in the present(example...

Management of IT operations

IT operations is the IT field, which focuses on care about IT infrastructure that support the operation of business processes. IT Operations is responsible for: management of IT infrastructure - network services, OS services, Internet application services, application management ...

Agile (how to combine agile methods)

Agile is a set of key principles formed in the Agile Manifesto . Agile methodologies consists of a set of specific procedures in line with agile principles. There are more agile methodologies like Scrum, Kanban, DSDM, SAFE, open up, crystal clear .. technically oriented...

Agile NIRVANA (successful implementation and operation of agile)

Why agile management? One of the common (subconscious) answer is "Because Agile is now cool. Let’s follow by the Scrum or Kanban and we will succeed." Of course it's bullshit. For the successful implementation and operation of agile it require several key aspects introduced in this...

Management of company investments 2/2 (how to finance investments and what influence company investment decisions)

Sources of investment funding from own “pocket” (internal) -Using a company retained earnings from previous years -future cash flow (preferably more to finance short-term investments, respectively, depending on the type of business, eg. different balance sheet structure in the banking sector and fully different in the manufacturing sector) -Put...

Agile NIRVANA (úspešné zavedenie a fungovanie Agile)

Prečo práve agilne riadenie? Jednou z častých (podvedomých) odpovedí je “No predsa preto, lebo agile je teraz cool. Riaďme sa scrumom alebo kanbanom a budeme úspešný.” Samozrejme je to bullshit. Pre úspešné zavedenie a fungovanie agile je potrebných viacero kľúčových aspektov, ktoré uvediem v tomto blogu. Úspešne...

Business portfolio analysis

It’s type of strategic business analysis that gives strategic recommendations (ie. Output analysis) for strategic business unit (SBU, below is explanation of SBU) based on two key business attributes competitive position and attractiveness (market segment / or attractiveness of SBU) at...

Application of business analytics in CRM marketing

Business analytics is the application of data science in business. Data science is a science discipline aimed at transforming data into the new informations and knowledges. The most commonly objectives of data analysis are: - Knowledge discovery by predicting the target variable (eg. the probability of...

scientific motivation(Self determination theory)

The purpose of this blog is to discuss the topic of motivation in more detail. Every person, who wants to make any change, continuously meets with motivation, that is why it is very important to understand it. There are several motivational theories. One of the...

Psychology of decision making

What is the goal of this blog? The goal is to describe how decision making work and what influence them. Why is this important to know? Everyone makes decisions every day.Introuced informations can be used in personal or professional life eg. resolve the conflicts,...

science of human needs

Based on existing scientific theories of needs (some of which are briefly outlined below), we can classify needs from the point of view of priority into two main categories . 1.basic(biological) needs: water, breathing, eating, and the need for safety. Meeting these needs have highest priority...

process of human change

What is the content of this blog? The purpose of this blog is to briefly describe the different stages of process that a person goes through in any changes that are expressed in SDPDCA process. Description SDPDCA process is the main objective of the blog. Why is...

Change management and scientific survery

Change management is a discipline that aims to control human side of change from the current state to a desired future state. To achieve this, use the specific principles, processes and techniques. You certainly know situations from the private or professional life when there were designed...

Business gamification

Gamification is the application of concepts used in games in out-of-game environment. It is one of the forms of motivation and engagement of people in achieving their goals. It finds application in various environments e.g. business environment (business gamification – on which we focus in...

Agile Manažment 1/3 (Agile Role a Manažment požiadavok v agílnych projektoch)

AGILE ROLE agilne procesy vykonávajú nasledujúce role: product owner >úlohy a zodpovednosti: hlavnou úlohou je zabezpečiť aby sa robilo to čo zákazník/koncový používatelia produktu požadujú, a to čo najefektívnejšie. konkretne teda ide o úlohy ako -správa product backlogu: pridávanie/mazanie/zmena user stories, rozdelovanie user stories na menšie,...

understanding human behavior through neuroscience

What is the goal of this blog? The goal of this blog is to briefly describe the basic terminology and principles of neuroscience (Neuroscience is a science dealing with the study of the brain) in simplified form. Particular applications of this knowledges will be listed...

IT operations manažment

IT operations je oblasťou IT zameranou na starostlivosť o IT infraštruktúru ktorá zabezpečuje podporu fungovania biznis procesov. IT operations je zodpovedné za: správu IT infraštruktúry - sieťových služieb, služieb OS, aplikačných internetových služieb,správu aplikácii…, support na úrovni zásahov do zdrojových kódov aplikácie sú zväčša outsorcované...

Agile (ako skombinovať agilné metodiky)

Agile je súbor kľúčových princípov formovaných vagile manifestesto. Agílne metodiky tvoria súbor konkrétnych postupov v súlade s agilnými princípmi. Existuje viacero agílnych metodik ako scrum, kanban, DSDM, SAFE, open up, crystal clear,.. technicky orientované ATDD, DDD, XP,...

Sekvenčné vs agilne projektové riadenie

Historický kontext agile Prve formálne metodiky projektového riadenia vznikali v obdobi industrializácie(typicky “hmotné” orientované odvetvia ako stavebníctvo, strojníctvo, poľnohospodárstvo). Išlo o sekvenčne projektové riadenie a pre tento typ odvetví je sekvenčne riadenie stále najelpšou voľbou(príkladom sekvenčných metodík je napr. PRINCE2, PMI). -Postupne začal rozvoj automatizácie a informatizácie...