Communicating Value (101 Agility & Tech)

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9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

Communication is the key. We’ve heard that for years, but how do I distill the nuts and bolts, warts and defects, of software development to business users? Simply, you don’t. Come learn the way to speak about software accomplishments in terms of value, not architecture or code. These techniques can help you make clear to your coworkers what has, or needs to be, done by focusing on the one thing we should all be trying to address every single day: value to the business.

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Presented By

Tim Rayburn

Tim Rayburn is a Vice President of Consulting with Improving Enterprises, a software and project management consulting company in Dallas, TX. He is a passionate advocate of apprenticeship and mentorship in corporate environments. Since 2007 he has been awarded the Microsoft MVP in recognition of his expertise and community leadership. He is also a conference organizer, an author, and can be found speaking across the nation on agile processes, software design, and career management. He lives in the North Dallas area with his amazing wife Kate and their loyal dog Gandalf.