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January 21, 2019

A Scrum Team Increases Their Velocity by Doing Less Work

A discussion is raging among Project Managers about the Iron Triangle because the authors of Scrum say “Scrum breaks the Iron Triangle”.
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January 17, 2019

How Product Owners Prevent Value Delivery

Why would Product Owners prevent value delivery, you ask? They shouldn’t, and don’t want to, but yet I see them do it every day. And usually, it’s without them even knowing they’re doing it. Here’s four observations of how Product Owners prevent value delivery, and suggestions to improve.
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January 15, 2019

Expedite! Handling Unplanned Work in Scrum

Scrum stands on the three legs of transparency, inspection, and adaptation. Of these, transparency can arguably be said to come first. Unless a situation is made clear it cannot be inspected, and any consequent adaptation arising therefrom is likely to prove futile.
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January 24, 2019

Agile Central PA Meet Up

This meetup will provide a general introduction to User Story Maps that covers a basic overview of the User Story technique and process, benefits of User Story Maps, and additional resources.
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January 31, 2019

Agile, Testing and DevOps Showcase

This conference focuses on the convergence of Agile, DevOps and testing.
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January 22, 2019

McKinsey & Company and Scrum.org Release Joint Research Study on Agile Teams

McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm, and Scrum.org, the mission-based organization dedicated to improving the profession of software delivery through training, certification assessments and community, released a new research study titled, How to Select and Develop Individuals for Successful Agile Teams: A Practical Guide.
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January 22, 2019

Embrace Ambiguity, Agreeableness to Build an Agile Team

Enterprises that want to form agile teams to explore new opportunities can build them from within. The key is to nurture the right personality traits.
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December 14, 2018

What is Scrum?

In this article on Atlassian Agile Coach, Dave West describes the basics around the Scrum Framework.
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