by CIO staff

Free Course: Learn to easily estimate projects and products

Jun 21, 2019
CareersProject Management

In partnership with tech training provider Pluralsight, is offering free, limited-time access to the course “Easily Estimate Projects and Products.”

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If you’ve ever struggled to create a project schedule or budget or had difficulty forecasting when new product features will be ready, this course is for you!

Taught by experienced Scrum master and project manager William Davis, this short, online course will take the pain out of creating project and product estimates. 

In less than 3 hours, you’ll learn:

  • The difference between estimates, predictions, and forecasts — and why forecasts are superior to predictions
  • How to easily create estimates for any uncertainty that has common, bell-shaped risk characteristics (e.g., project cost or time to develop new features)
  • How to modify Statistical PERT, a freely licensed estimation technique, to create even better forecasts in the future

Hurry! This offer expires September 1, 2019.

To take “Easily Estimate Projects and Products,” you’ll need to provide your name and email address, with no obligation or fee. We think you’ll find this course a valuable resource for your career success. Go now!