Alternative Scrum Framework Poster

We have redesigned our Scrum Framework poster and have made some changes. . . . Scrum Events . The heart of Scrum is a Sprint, a time-box of one month or less” [2]. Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review & Sprint Retrospective . Scrum Artifacts .


Reflections of an Undercover Scrum Master

Agile Alliance

Dane took a two-year break from his job as a Scrum Master to join a development team. His perspectives as both a developer and Scrum Master are insightful. People scrum scrum masterOur latest conversation is with Dane Weber.


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Scrum Master – why your Scrum doesn’t work (3/3)

Many teams and organizations struggle to get the most out of Scrum. In a previous post “Don’t blame “agile” for existing problems” I shared my analysis why agile or Scrum itself often gets the blame. But this time we take the perspective of the Scrum Master. Scrum Master.


Scrum o "Water Scrum Fall"

Scrum es un marco flexible que ofrece muchas ventajas para el desarrollo de productos complejos, pero puede ser fácilmente mal interpretado. Les comparto el enlace donde pueden adquirir mi libro Notas de Scrum Profesional: [link].


Team Leadership in the Age of Agile

Speaker: Roy Osherove, Technology and Leadership Consultant

To do this, you've learned a wide variety of techniques and methodologies - SCRUM, Kanban, TDD, DevOps, self-organized teams, and much more.

[VLOG] How To Use Scrum with DevOps

In 2018, I wrote a blog about Scrum and DevOps. But on the other spectrum, many people today still asked me whether they should choose Scrum or DevOps if their organisation wants to go towards agile transformation. The fact is, Scrum and DevOps works well together.


Scrum Master or The Scrum Master

If you are new to Scrum Framework or would like to visit Scrum quickly, here is 3 minutes watch for you to get an idea about essential elements of Scrum. . . . What do we want to see our Scrum Masters doing most of the time? . .


Scrum and Micro-Retrospectives

Agile Alliance

Process continuous improvement retrospective scrumOne of the twelve principles behind the Agile Manifesto says: “At regular intervals, the team reflects on how to become more effective, then tunes and adjusts its behavior accordingly”.


Scrum Guide: A Sacred Text?


As practitioners, the Scrum Guide is an important document and embodies core shared values, aims, and language. Specifically: should we view the Scrum Guide as something like a Sacred Text, or in some other way? Free your mind and your Scrum will follow.


Scrum Masters are People Too – Give ‘Em a Break, and a Hand

Agile Alliance

There are great Scrum Masters and lousy Scrum Masters. Scrum Masters are people too. People agile teams scrum scrum masterThere are also great and lousy managers, developers, testers, salespeople, and neighbors.


Agile vs. Scrum

. Have you always wondered about the difference between agile and Scrum? Check out this video blog by me, Robb Pieper, Professional Scrum Trainer ( and CEO of Responsive Advisors.


Recruiting Great Scrum Masters

Finding a Scrum Master is simple and complex. There are plenty of people out there who call themselves “Scrum Masters”, but how do you know if the person you are hiring really is a great Scrum Master? How do they know what a great Scrum Master CV is from a bad Scrum Master CV?

Scrum Accountability

TL; DR: Scrum Accountability. Learn more about how Scrum deals with accountability. Here, accountability acts as an enabler for Scrum first principles.). There is no blame game, finger-pointing, or butt-covering in a real Scrum environment.). Scrum First Principles.


Scrum and Personal Effectiveness

Are scrum and personal effectiveness compatible? In recent weeks I have experienced using Scrum for my personal organization. This article could also be useful for people who are new to Scrum. Remind that Scrum isn’t for a single person, this is a kind of hack of it.


Podcast - Etincelles de Scrum

Chacun d’entre nous à eu un déclic concernant Scrum, nous avons compris que c’était la route à emprunter, un comportement que nous souhaitions adopter, des valeurs alignées avec les nôtres. Quelle a été ton étincelle de Scrum ? Minute 2:13 – Quelle a été votre étincelles de Scrum ? (Le


Scrum Infinity Stones

We all know that Scrum is a framework, but for instance, imagine Scrum to be a gauntlet that holds all the six infinity gems. If so -what could be its infinity stones that could fit the scrum gauntlet which makes scrum so powerful and inevitable? As per the Scrum Guide-.


The Four Symptoms of Zombie Scrum

. This post is an excerpt from the book we’re writing, the ‘ Zombie Scrum Survival Guide ’. The thumbnail description of Zombie Scrum is that it looks like Scrum, but without a beating heart. The same goes for Zombie Scrum. Zombie Scrum Teams are shy like that.


¿Qué el Scrum profesional?

No sé sobre el resto de ustedes, pero personalmente siempre promociono Professional Scrum cuando hablo, enseño, entreno, asesoro, etc. Especialmente los que dicen "Ya estamos haciendo Scrum durante 4-5 años" o alguna cosa similar. Viviendo los valores de Scrum.


Nexus Daily Scrum - No Scrum of Scrums

En Nexus no se requiere una reunión “Scrum of Scrums” ya que se usa el Nexus Daily Scrum. El Nexus Daily Scrum es un evento del Framework Nexus de que sirve fundamentalmente para gestionar las dependencias entre varios equipos Scrum y analizar el impacto de las mismas.


Daily Scrum: Is it a Waste of Time?

Agile Alliance

Daily Scrum? Daily Scrum is just a chance for the Scrum Master to show up and micromanage. Daily Scrum is for reporting status, but I could do that in an email. People collaboration scrumIt’s a waste of time and interrupts my work.


Emergence in Scrum

Emergence in Scrum is a key principle to delivery. Emergence as applied in Scrum. The Vlog considers how emergence is applied by Scrum in four fundamental ways. How Scrum applies emergent design supporting this with emergent architecture.


Scrum as Superhero


How Scrum Saved the Day. That’s the Scrum way. A very small and very focused Scrum Team came in to get the job done. The Scrum Team used an incremental and iterative approach to: Respond to changes in requirements as they arose. We’ve got Scrum 3.0


Sleepwalking Through Scrum


How do we recognize when the way we’re “doing Scrum“ is impeding our Agility? This can happen even with Scrum, the whole purpose of which is to help deal with reality in Scrum. How do you reawaken Scrum for a Team that knows what it feels like to work together in a natural way?


Five Ways You're Doing Scrum Wrong

Scrum is a simple framework that can quickly come apart if even one part of the framework is not being properly implemented. In this short video blog, I have identified five of them and offer some quick solutions to get the most out of Scrum. A must-see if you’re a Scrum Master


32 Scrum Stakeholder Anti-Patterns

TL; DR: Scrum Stakeholder Anti-Patterns. Learn how individual incentives and outdated organizational structures — fostering personal agendas and local optimization efforts — manifest themselves in Scrum stakeholder anti-patterns which easily can impede any agile transition.


Using ‘Management in Scrum’ for Job Interviews with Scrum Masters

The Professional Scrum Master II class contains an exercise called “Management in Scrum”. It explores how management is an integral part of Scrum, and how this is often different in ‘real-life’. For example: What does it mean to say a Scrum Team is ‘self-organizing’?


Nexus Daily Scrum no Scrum of Scrum

En Nexus no se requiere una reunión “Scrum of Scrums” ya que se usa el Nexus Daily Scrum. El Nexus Daily Scrum es un evento del Framework Nexus de que sirve fundamentalmente para gestionar las dependencias entre varios equipos Scrum y analizar el impacto de las mismas.


Learning Scrum using Minecraft Education

While classes are re-scheduled in the Fall, some of us Scrum trainers are refocusing our energy to help the household while others are investigating how to conduct interactive online training. We can support the world’s desire to learn and grow while providing outstanding Scrum classes online.

The Scrum Guide Reordered

TL; DR: The Scrum Guide Reordered. The Scrum Guide Reordered is based on about 90 percent of the text of the 2017 Scrum Guide, extending its original structure by adding additional categories. The Origin of the Scrum Guide Reordered. Professional Scrum.


Project Manager vs Scrum Master - Stop Comparing

Difference between project manager and scrum master. If you find Scrum Master job interesting then do it else there are 2 more roles to play in Scrum. . . This is my learning after observing many many teams to understand why we waterfall within scrum.

Sprint Planning en Scrum

En Scrum la planificación no es una etapa o un evento único, es una actividad continua durante todo el Sprint. En los eventos de Scrum se viven los valores de Scrum y se usan los tres pilares para fomentar la capacidad de respuesta al cambio hacia la adopción del empirismo.


[VLOG] How To Use Scrum With Kanban

As some of you already requested on my channel's community page , in today's vlog I am sharing with you how to use Scrum with Kanban. Hello Awesome People. I hope you are keeping yourself and family safe and well during this period.


Ruinous Empathy of a Scrum Master

Today I want to talk about how you can apply this model to a Scrum Master role. And because empathy is an important trait for a Scrum Master, I would like to focus on how this trait might get out of hand by using the radical candor model. Scrum Masters Who Care.


Whitepaper : The Stages of Scrum Mastery

Good Scrum Masters are passionate. Great Scrum Masters are dispassionate. I have learned that there is a good correlation between the Four Stages of Learning and the stages of Scrum Mastery.


Scrum Patterns - Putting Scrum into practice

In September 2019, the book I co-authored, called A Scrum Book was finally published. The book is 528 pages long and contains 94 Scrum patterns. Contrast that to the Scrum Guide of only 19 pages. Scrum Patterns. What does a Scrum Pattern look like?


Beyond Mechanical Scrum

The teams at his company had well established cadences for their Scrum events; well-oiled Daily Scrums that are done within 15 minutes and result in transparency of what the team will do for the next 24-hours. The Scrum Guide is explicit in stating that Scrum is a framework.


Scrum First Principles

TL; DR: Scrum First Principles. Given that its sibling empiricism is an integral part of Scrum as a framework, applying Scrum first principles thinking is also a useful exercise. Scrum First Principles. How can we apply first principles thinking to Scrum?