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Great job Helene! Thanks, I learned and enjoyed – a hard thing to accomplish. What was most valuable for me in the class was the practical elements, applying what we had learned. I had some background (reading) about agile. This helped me visualize it.
The Agile Basics training class that Helene provided was very valuable as a refresher course. Working with teammates was valuable for me as well. Overall this was a good class and I felt Helene was good instructor.
The hands on scrum/sprint example with the brochure was the most valuable portion of the training provided by Helene. It was a fun and engaging class that helped to make clear the activities in scrum.
Helene has held 2 Agile training sessions for 2 of my project teams. She was prepared, professional and awesome! I felt her presentation of the materials along with the activities drove home not just the agile processes but the agile mindset. I noticed a renewed desire to meet the agile call amongst the teams.
It was a pleasure to work with you. I always appreciated your positive attitude, flexibility, and efforts to keep the team motivated; not to mention your project management skills!
I did a customized Project Ignition session today for 3 courses for one of our clients. It was great! They really got right into working with the different colored cards (instead of stickies) and sheets – much more readily than I thought they would. We had 2 people join us remotely so we used an […]
I was at a point where I had too many projects going on at once to keep things straight in my head. I considered hiring a dedicated account manager but didn’t know if it was the best approach financially. Helene helped me develop processes, systems and software that lets me easily keep track of what […]
Helene has joined several of our teams in the role of project manager. She has demonstrated adaptability by finding a way to fit her style into our well defined project management process. She is diligent and proactive; she is always encouraging team members to beat deadlines and looks for barriers to remove that can help […]
“I can thoroughly recommend Helene Gidley as a project manager, at both a local and global level. Helene demonstrates excellent leadership skills and makes the extra effort required to ensure that she totally understands the business processes that are related to the project, with the result that the objectives are met on time and on […]