Software project management for start-ups

Software project management for start-ups. Learn to manage engineers and software engineering projects
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  • Lectures 17
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2014 English

Course Description

This course will teach you software project management fundamentals, and explain how to use those fundamentals, in different business situations.

Who This Course Is For

  • Engineers who need to manage their projects better
  • Non-technical start-up founders who need to manage their technical co-founders or freelance developers whom they hire

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What are the requirements?

  • There are no prereqs for this course
  • Just understand the very basics of how software is built

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand how to manage their unique projects
  • Understand all the software development project management methodologies
  • Manage and complete software projects
  • Save money and time on not hiring wrong developers and not mis-managing the projects
  • Increase the chances of success for your business by properly managing your developers to ensure that the project gets completed and the resulting product is of high quality

Who is the target audience?

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Software managers
  • Non-technical co-founders
  • Software engineers

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Section 1: Course introduction
WARM WELCOME TO YOU & Course introduction
Section 2: Start-up software project management fundamentals
When and how to use agile development
What is extreme programming and when it is great to use
What is waterfall software development and when to use it
Important! Technical debt: what is it? When it is ok? When there is too much
Software repositories, examples and pros and cons of each
Section 3: Practical tips for working on projects
2 websites to help you find technical co-founders
When you work with a technical co-founder vs. someone you hire on Odesk
How to begin working with a new developer or a new technical co-founder
How to put together the documentation to make the developer most effective
Hiring developers that are good at front end, back end or both
How long a software project should take to complete
Working with a technical co-founder vs. freelance developer vs. agency
Looking past your product launch
NEW! Tip to increase your productivity
Section 4: Conclusion & Further resources
Your opinion matters to me. I want to make sure you love the course

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Instructor Biography

Alex Genadinik, Love helping you succeed: 75,000 students & 100 courses

3-time best selling Amazon author, creator of top entrepreneur mobile apps, and host of a popular business and marketing channel on YouTube.

I am the creator of the Problemio business apps which are some of the top mobile apps for planning and starting a business with 1,000,000+ downloads across iOS, Android and Kindle.

I am also an author of three business books (marketing to reach 1,000,000 people, on starting a business, and on the mobile app business).

I am also a business coach. On my apps and in my private coaching practice I have helped over 1,000 entrepreneurs. That means I can probably help you quite a bit as well.

My areas of expertise are mobile apps, software engineering, marketing (SEO and social), and entrepreneurship.

I created over 100 courses on Udemy with 75,000+ students by whom I am humbled and who I try to help any way I can!

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HakkaLabs Startup, Best engineering content from top technology start-ups

Hakka Labs is passionate about helping professional software engineers level up in their skills. Our content, events & community have grown by leaps and bounds since our humble origin when we launched as a Tumblr blog in 2011.

Last year we reached 200 000 engineers through the website, and we are growing more and more.

We believe that "software is eating the world" and our passion is in building valuable resources and community for startup-oriented software engineers - the folks that will power innovation and disrupt industries, and ultimately shape our future.

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