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Forecast the #NoEstimates Way

by Wilvie Anora

Forecasting the amount of work a project requires is a challenge. This course will teach you how to forecast using the #NoEstimates way, using bootstrapping as a forecasting method that you can apply using a pre-built or a blank excel model.

What you'll learn

Managers are faced with many challenges and inefficiencies, particularly in estimating or forecasting the amount of time or work it takes to complete a task or project. In this course, Forecast the #NoEstimates Way, you’ll learn to forecast using the #NoEstimates way by using bootstrapping as a forecasting technique which you can apply using a pre-built and a blank excel model. First, you’ll learn what an estimate is according to the #NoEstimates movement. Next, you’ll discover about bootstrapping as a forecasting technique including what it can and cannot do. Finally, you’ll learn how to apply bootstrapping to a pre-built and blank excel-based model. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of bootstrapping using excel as a forecasting technique which is needed to do forecasting through the #NoEstimates way.

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About the author

She is the Co-founder as well as Strategy Lead of AtoANI (sustainable agriculture) and AtoANI BioPack (biodegradable packaging). She is passionate about Social Innovation and using it to contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. With a Chemical Engineering and MBA Degree, her corporate experience in multinational companies involves working on various topics in the areas of Strategy, Digitalization, Innovation, Finance, Material Management, Quality Assurance, Program and Project Managem... more

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