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 595 North Avenue , Wakefield, MA, US, 01880

  • Phone: (781) 245-6100
  • Fax: (781) 245-2904
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Boston Wine Festival
Boston Harbor HotelMarch 04, 2015
70 Rowes Wharf
Boston, MA 02110
The Boston Wine Festival has been the nation's longest running food and wine pairing series and returns to the Boston Harbor Hotel every January. The festival features selections from a variety of national and international wineries. Visit website for event tickets and further information. 
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Punch Making Class
Mass Bay Lines-MV New BostonMarch 04, 2015 6:30 PM
60 Rowes Wharf
Boston, MA 02110
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Certified Scrum Product Owner (Cspo) - Boston
The Hyatt Regency BostonMarch 04, 2015 8:30 AM
1 Avenue de Lafayette
Boston, MA 02111
Course Description 66% of software features are rarely or never used. Making the right product decisions, building the right features, and incorporating feedback is the difference between building products that satisfy customers and building products that delight and engage them. As one of the largest and fastest-growing agile frameworks, Scrum is a simple, yet powerful way to manage product requirements, elevate quality, and accelerate project delivery. One of the key roles in Scrum is that of Product Owner, the person tasked with setting and communicating the product vision, the one who ultimately determines what gets built. The BigVisible Certified Scrum Product Owner course is a 2-day, hands-on workshop, filled with practical advice and time-tested techniques designed to give students the foundation they need to succeed with Scrum. Our Certified Scrum Trainers are coaches first, which means that long after your course is over, we have the experience and expertise to provide ongoing support and assist you in implementing what you've learned. Our CSPO course offers a detailed examination of the Scrum project lifecycle and the product owner role, going beyond the basic definitions to focus on how to achieve success as a product owner with Scrum. Course delivery is varied for optimal learning, with activities ranging from case study analyses and in-depth lectures, to hands-on exercises and interactive games. Each person will leave this course empowered with practical, applicable advice and skills they can apply to their own projects and teams. Agenda & Learning Objectives Our CSPO course covers a broad range of topics, including: How Scrum helps organizations cope with change, budget constraints, quality issues, and moreThe product owner role and how it differs from traditional roles, such as business analystWays to manage the product backlog and write effective user storiesPragmatic practices for managing and communicating the scope and vision of a productHow to partner effectively with a development teamStrategies for delivering faster by taking advantage of the iterative, incremental nature of ScrumCourses typically run from 8:30am to 5:00pm, though the exact hours may vary. Coffee in the morning, lunch, and an afternoon snack are provided and are included in the course price. These informal breaks are outstanding opportunities to visit and network with your trainer and classmates. Intended Audience This course is appropriate for stakeholders, business analysts, managers, product owners, and anyone who wants to understand what agile and Scrum are all about from the product-owner perspective. Though no agile experience is required, some experience managing projects is helpful. Course Benefits Upon completion of the course, students will be eligible for the following benefits: Eligibility for the CSPOAbility to apply for 1 PDU per contact hour with the Project Management InstituteSatisfaction of two-thirds of the 21 required training contact hours for the PMI-ACP® (Agile Certified Practitioner) as well as a strong foundation for the associated certifying examWhy a BigVisible Course? BigVisible focuses on one thing: enabling organizational agility. As coaches, we understand the challenges organizations face at all phases of their agile implementations: from team-level execution and delivery, to higher-level strategy, governance, and leadership. We know that for an organization to achieve agility, people at all levels must understand agile principles and be educated about agile processes like Scrum. Our foundational training courses are firmly rooted in the core agile principles and practices you need to achieve success, regardless of your ultimate role in the organization. In addition to this quality training, BigVisible offers comprehensive coaching services, so if you get stuck or find that you need more help applying what youve learned, you can call on us. Find out more about us, our point of view, and our approach to transformation and organizational agility by visiting our blog and website. There you will find in-depth discussions, blogs, videos, and resources to help you get a sense of who we are, what weve done for others, and how we can help you. About the Instructor Giora Morein is a Principal Agile Coach and Co-Founder of BigVisible Solutions. He specializes in rapidly ramping up new Agile and Scrum teams through practical training, hands-on mentoring, and coaching. The programs Giora develops focus on all aspects of Agile, including principles, practices, and strategic thinking.  He has experience consulting for Fortune-class companies, such as Merrill Lynch, Fidelity, John Hancock, SSGA, Cessna Aircraft, Bell Helicopter, McKesson, and GE Healthcare (formerly IDX). He has helped these large organizations to successfully scale their agility initiatives in size and across locations. Giora is a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) and PMI-Certified Project Management Professional (PMP). He earned his bachelors degree from Boston University and his MBA from Northeastern University.    Additional Information View our cancellation/refund policy View our privacy policy
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Bijou Presents: Loco Dice
Bijou Nighclub & LoungeMarch 04, 2015 10:00 PM
51 Stuart Street
Boston, MA 02116
Born to Tunisian parents in Düsseldorf, Loco Dice has a penchant for international sound. He created his start early on, inspired by the hip hop of the early '90s, eventually breaking his way into huge festivals such as Germany's Time Warp festival and Ibiza's Cocoon. It wasn't until 2002, with his studio partnership with Martin Buttrich, where his tracks such as "Menina Brasiliera" and "Seeing Through The Shadows" really showcased his international talent. Over the years Loco Dice has cautiously switched from Hip Hop to Techno, still managing to maintain himself as a force in nightlife scene
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Saturdays At Cure Lounge - Entry By Table Reservations Or Guest List Only.
Cure LoungeMarch 04, 2015 10:30 PM
246 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02116
SATURDAYS at CURE Lounge Welcome to CURE Lounge, a Boutique Nightlife Destination in Boston's Theatre District. We take pride in the service and atmosphere our staff provides each and every night at CURE Lounge. The clientele base on Saturday nights is mixed with young professionals and the mature nightlife connoisseur. Our comment to quality over quantity ensures you to have one of the best experiences this great city can offer! Rotating Weekly DJ's Music format tends to be a mix of top 40 classics and vocal house.   Large groups looking to reserve a VIP table should text: Ace Gershfield 617.201.1628 // Dimitri Petrosian 617.438.6682    DRESS CODE: We have a strict dress code for Men on Saturday nights. Men must wear a collared button down dress shirts and dress shoes, we do not accept t-shirts, polos, sneakers, work boots, tank tops, shorts, or hats. Any groups of Men larger than 4, must reserve a table. We do not accept party buses or limos without prior approval.
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Turn It Up For Change: Selfie Battle
W BostonMarch 04, 2015 7:00 PM
100 Stuart Street
Boston, MA 02116
Our guest host, BOSTON MO along with DJ BREK.ONE, and special guest ANAOL FETALE are getting together again to TURN IT UP FOR CHANGE JOIN THE SELFIE BATTLE   |  GET THE CAMERA. GET ONE SHOT TO WIN IT ALL.  #WSELFIEBATTLE Cocktail for a cause at W Boston's monthly live music Happenings, where a percentage of the night's proceeds will be donated to benefit the Human Rights Campaign's marriage equality initiative. While Massachusetts enjoys equal rights, love still has limits in 14 other states. Let's fight for 50. W Boston  |  100 Stuart Street  |  Boston, MA 02116 Wed 3/4/15 711 PM Join the fight for 50 by visiting WHOTELS.COMturnitupforchange
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