A Scrum Flight Checklist

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Are you concerned that your team might have strayed from the foundational principles of Scrum? The post A Scrum Flight Checklist first appeared on Agile Alliance. Process scrum TeamsThis checklist will help you stay on track.


Reflections from a Non-Technical Scrum Master

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UI Design UX Design 65K Method Limit methodology Scrum scrum blogWhat is Agile? Agile is an approach or a way to project management and software development (web, android, etc.)


Scrum Survivor


agile42 is proud to present a new TV series format: Scrum Survivor! Continue reading Scrum Survivor at agile42. Scrum Survivor agile April Fools scrumThree software development teams of 7±2 people will battle it out on reality TV. Who will be the winner?


A Masterclass in How to Navigate the Messy Connection Between Work and Value in Your Team

Speaker: Dave West, CEO of Scrum.org

In this talk, Dave West, CEO of Scrum.org, discusses the interesting, messy connection between work and value. He outlines how changes to the Scrum Guide have shone a spotlight on the challenge that many teams face when delivering more value.

When Will Scrum Die?


When will Scrum die? There's so much inauthentic, Scrum being done, unprofessional, Scrum being done in the world. Whereas scrum is part of what I call water Scrum fall, where it's put within a predictive deterministic system. And I am inspired about scrum.


Scrum Core Roles – An Insight


Explicit definition of roles and responsibilities is mandatory for the successful delivery of any project and delivering projects using Scrum is no exception. So, what are the Scrum Core Roles? The core roles are the Product Owner, Scrum Master, and Scrum Team.


Remote Work and Scrum


And what does this mean for remote Scrum Teams? For many Scrum Teams finishing tasks is less important than delivering value toward the Product Goal and Sprint Goals. Facilitation is a skill that every Scrum Team member should have. Everyone, not just the Scrum Master.


Professionalising the Scrum Master Role

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This article describes how the authors guided and supported the professional development of the Scrum Masters role and competencies, with an emphasis on challenges encountered and lessons learned. The post Professionalising the Scrum Master Role first appeared on Agile Alliance.

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How Scrum with Kanban works


Scrum and Kanban are two different frameworks. But did you know that your Scrum Team can use some of Kanban’s crucial elements to optimize workflow and deliver value sooner? Combining Kanban with your Scrum practice doesn’t involve replacing events, accountabilities or artifacts.


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.

Article: Talking About Sizing and Forecasting in Scrum

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Scrum Teams can use different approaches to size the effort to deliver a Sprint/Product Goal. Scrum Estimating Agile Estimation Culture & Methods articleThe forecast will be wrong. We're moving one Sprint at a time, and refreshing forecasts frequently.


Abandoning Scrum: Can a Scrum Team Decide to Quit Scrum?


TL; DR: Abandoning Scrum. Can a Scrum team simply decide to abandon Scrum? After all, the Scrum team is self-managing, according to the Scrum manual, also known as the Scrum Guide. Join Stefan in one of his upcoming Professional Scrum training classes ! ??


Reflections of an Undercover Scrum Master

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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.


Mind The (Scrum) Gap!


I’ve been part of the Scrum community for about 12 years. In this period, I’ve noticed a clear pattern in the majority of Scrum-related threads on social media like LinkedIn, Medium, Twitter, and so on. We are also very good at contrasting this with the ideal state of Scrum.


Success Story: Swiss Insurtech Company Hires a Remote CTO from Ukraine

Read a story of a Swiss Insurtech startup which successfully extended their remote development team in Ukraine to 15 people and found their perfect CTO to manage their software development team.

Servicios del Scrum Master


El Scrum Master brinda servicios al Equipo Scrum, la organización y el Product Owner. El Scrum Master es un verdadero líder que no actúa a través del control, imposición o cualquier otra forma que impida el crecimiento de la autogestión y el empirismo.


Influencing software quality as a Scrum Master


Scrum Masters serve a key role in achieving both aspects. A Scrum Master serves the team by coaching members in self-management and cross-functionality, helping them focus on creating high-value increments, and removing impediments.


Scrum Events Reduce Meetings


One of the first things that I usually hear after describing the Scrum framework and its five events to someone new to Scrum is, “that’s a lot of meetings!” . . Only the Daily Scrum happens every day, and that event has a 15-minute timebox. Daily Scrum.

Agile/Scrum is a Failure – Here’s Why


In this week’s The Long View: Agile and Scrum are increasingly getting a bad reputation, being associated with the worst aspects of toxic workplace culture. The post Agile/Scrum is a Failure – Here’s Why appeared first on DevOps.com.


Don't Learn Scrum from Jira


. Robb: So last week we put out something about, “Don't learn Scrum from a tool”, and I'd love to clarify a little bit more what we mean by that. Robb: It is, and you know one thing I noticed in there is they have epics and they have user stories, but what's weird is that's not in Scrum.


5 Tips to Help Your Scrum Team Work Remotely (And Be Happy And Productive Doing It)


Collocated Scrum Teams have become instantly distributed, working remotely from home offices (if you’re lucky), kitchen tables, and garage spaces. Along the way, we’ve learned a few things that keep our Scrum Team efficient, effective, and engaged. Stick With Scrum Ceremonies.


Fehlverhalten von Scrum Entwicklern ????


In Kürze: Scrum Entwickler Fehlverhalten. Nachdem wir bereits Fehlverhalten von Scrum Mastern, Interessenvertretern und Product Ownern beschrieben haben, befasst sich dieser Artikel mit Fehlverhalten der Scrum Entwickler, wobei wir alle Scrum Events sowie das Produktbacklog berücksichtigen.


???? Le basi di Scrum


Troverete qui di seguito una serie di articoli, le basi di Scrum, che approfondiscono i concetti che potete ritrovare nello Scrum Guide 2020 ( versione italiana ). Scrum Framework. Cos'è Scrum? Le fondamenta di Scrum. Lo Scrum Team. Eventi Scrum: Sprint.


Wayne the Scrum Master?


Those of us who have spent way too much time watching the Hulu show, “Letterkenny”, have all had the same thought: “Would Wayne be a good Scrum Master?” Let’s take a closer look and treat this as Wayne’s interview for a Scrum Master role in your organization.


Scrum Scale Away


. Scrum Scale Away (parody of Come Sail Away by Styx). Chad teaches many courses - whether you are new to Scrum or ready to take Scrum to the next level. Using Scrum with more teams for agility. . But we may encounter, Scrum scaling woes. Scaling Scrum ain’t easy.


Vergleich Scrum Guide 2017 & Scrum Guide 2020


Dies ist die deutsche Übersetzung unseres Blog Posts " Scrum Guide 2020 and 2017: A Side-by-Side Comparison " vom 18. Um diese Änderungen besser zu verstehen, haben wir diese Zusammenfassung und einen direkten Vergleich zwischen dem Scrum Guide 2020 und dem Scrum Guide 2017 erstellt. .


Your Ticket Out Of Crazy Town: How Scrum’s ‘Guardrails’ Protect Teams From Chaos


As we stated before, Scrum is for developing in Complicated/Complex environments. Scrum is designed to help us out here. The Scrum Team uses a Standard of Care so that it won’t create Technical Debt it will have to deal with later; and. Master Scrum and mitigate Chaos.


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. Think your company could use a little superhero help from Scrum? We’ve got Scrum 3.0 Scrum Tips 3back 3Back Training Courses complex projects complex software Product Ownership scrum Scrum 3.0


Article: Better Scrum Through Essence

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Scrum is easy to explain and hard to do well. The majority of Scrum Teams struggle to do Scrum well. This article explains how Essence Scrum practices produced by Ian Spence and Dr Jeff Sutherland can help your teams get better at Scrum regardless of the context By Ian Spence.


Setting Expectations in Scrum


They predict what they’re going to do in future sprints, if they’re using scrum and in future months if they’re using Kanban. When we don’t know what we don’t know, it’s kind of silly to come up with a Gantt chart saying, we’ll all be done by Christmas, but this is exactly what people do.


Scrum Star


. Scrum Star (parody of All Star by Smash Mouth). Chad teaches many courses - whether you are new to Scrum or ready to take Scrum to the next level. And heard Scrum may help us get ahead. Read the Scrum Guide rules and we hit the ground running.


A Scrum Master Wears Multiple Hats


The use of Scrum framework to deliver projects has enabled organizations to go to market with their products and services faster than ever. To adopt the Scrum framework correctly and produce the outcomes the organizations require, they need to have an expert on the team — The Scrum Master!


Don't Mess with Scrum


Scrum is simple, but that simplicity means that each of its elements is essential. Teams that mess with the framework are messing with Scrum. Teams that make changes to the elements limit Scrum's effectiveness and aren't really using Scrum. . Scrum values.


Article: Surviving Zombie Scrum

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The book Zombie Scrum Survival Guide by Christiaan Verwijs, Johannes Schartau, and Barry Overeem aims to support teams that are stuck in Zombie Scrum. Scrum Teamwork Agile Practices Assessment Adopting Agile Book Review Culture & Methods article


Why the Nexus Daily Scrum is not Scrum of Scrums: 4 Differences Every Scrum Master Needs to Know


Scrum of Scrums describes one of the first approaches to scale Scrum and is often confused with Nexus Daily Scrum. . Even experienced Professional Scrum Trainers, which I encounter in the Scaled Professional Scrum Train the Trainer, sometimes confuse this.


Scrum Poster Kit and Scrum Values Icon Set


. While the Scrummer Quiz is in full swing (until July 20th), the Scrum Poster Kit is available. The kit consists of a wall poster (24x36), a sturdy desktop version (8.5x11) and a Scrum related sticker collection.


Don’t confuse Scrum with “An Implementation of Scrum”


Scrum was introduced in 1995. Since then, as more people, teams, and organizations have started using Scrum, the framework has grown into the most used method for agile product delivery. Interestingly, the strength of Scrum is also its “weakness”. The power of Scrum.


Growing as a Scrum Master and Beyond


Last Wednesday, the 11th of November, we ran our webinar "Growing as a Scrum Master and Beyond"! Continue reading Growing as a Scrum Master and Beyond at agile42. This topic clearly resonated with many, as we.


Scrum Developer Anti-Patterns


TL; DR: Scrum Developer Anti-Patterns. After covering the anti-patterns of the Scrum Master, the Product Owner, and the stakeholders, this article addresses Scrum Developer anti-patterns, covering all Scrum Events and the Product Backlog artifact.