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External Retrospectives - Do we need to invite External Stakeholders ?

Last post 07:19 am September 2, 2022 by Duong Khanh Bui
3 replies
06:46 am September 1, 2022

What is an external Retrospectives ?

When can we Blame a Team Member for low productivity ?

05:01 pm September 1, 2022

What is an external Retrospectives ?

In my experience, it's a Sprint Retrospective held outside on a nice sunny day for which a dependency on ice cream must then be managed.

When can we Blame a Team Member for low productivity ?

Would doing so prove helpful? Is any one team member ever accountable for productivity?


05:27 pm September 1, 2022

See @Ian's answer for your first question.  The term "external Retrospectives" has never come up in my readings of the Scrum Guide.

As for your second question, I think it is best answered with another question.  Why would you want to Blame a Team Member for low productivity?  That does not seem like any way to build a team of motivated self-managed, self-organized individuals.  

04:28 am September 2, 2022

1. Execuse me, what do you mean with external retrospective?

2. To me, let's start with some questions?

- what are root causes?

- if the root cause is related to one or some team member? How to solve as a team? Any support needed? How to improve?


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