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This video shares my top picks of books on Agile, especially for people who are new to Agile and those who are considering moving to Agile methods of working.
These are my current favourite books on agile for project manager. You’ll find details about each book in the video.
These will all help you to manage your project in an agile environment.
Don’t Spook The Herd by Dan Miller
A practitioner guide to Agile. This book contains many tips to help you make agile projects run smoothly. It focuses on people. This book is a great place to begin, as it’s people who deliver projects, not methodologies.
This book is available on Kindle. It’s quick and easy to read.
Agile Project Management for Dummies
It’s not a shame to read a book like this. This is where I started learning about Agile. You will find all the key points.
This book is exactly what you would expect from a Dummies Guide. It has many explanation boxes, all terminology are explained, and it’s written in an easy-to-understand manner with an excellent index.
This guide is a great introduction to Agile if you are unsure whether you should go ahead with it. This guide will help you understand agile terminology and the basics.
This will help you decide if Agile is right for you, your career, and your projects.
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This book is about getting your company ready to transition to agile working methods. It covers four different areas that can be used to move an organization towards an agile structure.
This book is a comprehensive guide by Routledge, a respected publisher of project management (previously Gower).
This book is more academic and theoretical than the others. You might find it harder to read than the other suggestions.
These books are great for project management.
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