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Agile Delaware: Agile Outside of I.T. at Wilmington DE

May 30, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Weds May 30   Agile Delaware   6:30 - 7:30 pmRegistration required at Meetup.comhttps://www.meetup.com/Agile-DelawareSpeaker is Shane Finkel.  Besides 20+ years as a Diretor and Scrum Master, he is an adjunct Faculty member at Drexel University and teach Agile and Scrum.Location:Barclays125 South West StreetWilmington, DESee More
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Why Finance Departments cling to Project Accounting at Cerner in Malvern

April 17, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday April 17 Meetingwith David Hughes, longtime member, will be discussingShow Me the Money: Why financial departments cling to project-based costing and how to move them toward Lean-Agile costing and decision making. See documents athttp://www.agilephilly.com/forum/topics/accepted-value-costing  andAnnotated Bibliography.PDF This is a follow-on to our meeting on Fixed Price Agile Contracts from FebruaryCost accounting structures are complex, deeply entrenched based on long years of hard experience, and effective in satisfying executive decision makers. Ironically, they are very costly, as well. Project-based costing continues as the management accounting approach of choice within Agile transformations, even after two decades of proven success with Lean and Agile alternatives. In addition to the…See More
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  • Our events are Free for those who RSVP.  We have Evening Meetings in the Western Suburbs, usually on the Third Tuesday.  They usually begin at 6:30 pm.  A sample agenda would be:
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    • 8:20-8:30 Q & A , Pack-Up, More Networking
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