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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 15, 2019

Delivering the Least Scope

One common misconception of agile is that it simply allows you to get everything done faster. This is simply not true. Agile allows us to plan a much smaller scope of work, delivering iteratively and incrementally to deliver the least amount scope needed to solve the problem/capture the opportunity.
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January 21, 2019

Evidence-Based Management Workshop - London

This one day practical workshop will enable you to understand your organization and how to successfully influence wider adoption of agile ways of working. The workshop will be delivered by Patricia Kong, Product Owner, Enterprise Solutions, and Professional Scrum Trainer Simon Reindl, Advanced Product Delivery.
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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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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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November 21, 2018

Why Transparency is So Important for Agility

Transparency is easy to say and understand, but often really hard to implement. Why is transparency so important, but also so difficult to implement? Dave West explores this in this SD Times article.
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November 11, 2018

Atlassian Agile Coach - Sprint Planning

In the this article Dave West, CEO of, outlines the Sprint Planning ceremony as it's described at teaches Scrum according to the Scrum Guide, which is considered the official guide for the Scrum framework among the agile world.
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