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Scrum: Framework, not methodology

- Gunther Verheyen
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The term ‘Scrum’ was first used by Hirotaka Takeuchi and Ikujiro Nonaka, 2 acknowledged management thinkers, in their ground-breaking 1986 paper “The New New Product Development Game“. They borrowed the name from the game of rugby to stress the importance of teams in complex product development. Their research showed that outstanding performance is achieved when teams are small and self-organizing units of people that are fed with objectives, not with tasks. Great teams require...

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