Entries for May 2014
In this interview with Dr. Charles Suscheck, Ken Schwaber, one of the signatories of the 2001 Agile Manifesto, describes the first days of Scrum, the biggest threats to agile, and the next big idea in the Scrum framework: evidence-based management.
The Scrum Guide, while being a model of brevity, devotes an appreciable amount of space to the definition of “Done”. In my travels as a trainer or coach though, I often come across questions about the definition of done. So, in this article, I’m going to examine it in more depth. ...
Did you ever notice how hard it is for people to change? I constantly run into this phenomenon when introducing Scrum.
You don't have to go that far though. Take a look around, you can see it everywhere!
Last week I ate some breakfast at a hotel. The room was not crowded and a couple of other peop...
It's that time of the year again! For the fourth consecutive time, Scrum.org is a Gold Sponsor at the COHAA Path to Agility conference in Columbus, Ohio, May 20-21.
There are two days--the Path to Craftsmanship, and the Path to Agility--during which a vibrant community of agile practition...
What happens when you apply agile practices to managing your family life? Is Scrum a good way to manage kids and their busy schedules? Agile expert David Starr from Scrum.org talks to Scott about implementing agile in his family.
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Scrum Day Europe has been a great and lively journey for and by the agile community and friends of Scrum. In 2012, we shared how software can indeed be created in 30 days. Last year, we expanded our discussion on extending Scrum into the Enterprise. With tremendous momentum, join us again this ye...
The disconnect between the delivery organization and the business is prevalent in the software industry. Somewhere along the line, the real vision behind our projects get lost. We all know it.
Can better agile metrics help?
Let's talk pizza.