Best Practices for Project Estimation

Learn the fundamentals, basic tools, and agile techniques that can be used to enhance your project estimation skills.
Course info
Rating
(211)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
December 8, 2014
Duration
2h 47m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Rating
(211)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
December 8, 2014
Duration
2h 47m
Description

This course will help you take the guess work out of estimating your projects. Are you afraid of making estimates? You are not alone. Do you know why making quality estimates and tracking actuals is so important? Learn the importance of accurate estimating and how that skill will help you define and manage your customers' expectations. Discover the difference between 'ideal time' and 'elapsed time,' and why your estimates need to encompass both. Learn the anatomy of an estimate along with lean and agile techniques to make your life easier. Come learn some great tools and techniques you can begin using your first day back on the job.

About the author
About the author

Michael is Vice President of Development at PDSA, Inc. and brings over 35 years of Information Technology and project leadership experience to bear at his position. Prior to joining the PDSA team, Michael was the Director of Information Technology at the Long Beach division of Boeing.

More from the author
Best Practices for Requirements Gathering
Intermediate
1h 1m
7 Nov 2013