The Scrum Guide Reordered
TL; DR: The Scrum Guide Reordered
The Scrum Guide Reordered is based on about 90 percent of the text of the 2017 Scrum Guide, extending its original structure by adding additional categories. For example, you will find all quotes that can be attributed to the role of the Scrum Master in one place. While the Scrum Guide is mainly focused on the three roles, five events, and three artifacts, I aggregated quotes on specific topics as well, for example, on self-organization, finance or technical debt.
The Scrum Guide–Reordered allows you to get a first understanding of Scrum-related questions quickly. For example, it is good at relating a specific topis — say “stakeholder” — with Scrum first principles such as Scrum Values, or empiricism.
The Origin of the Scrum Guide Reordered
The Scrum Guide Reordered resulted from my preparation to pass Scrum.org’s Professional Scrum Master III certification.
While the Scrum Guide Reordered does not answer all questions you might have immediately, I found it very helpful to identify the patterns and principles used throughout the Scrum Guide. Moreover, it is a great tool to start meaningful discussions with your peers. If you like to give it a try, I recommend, for example, the issue of technical debt and Scrum.
Additional Categories of the Scrum Guide Reordered
The Scrum Guide Reordered contains the following additional categories:
- Accountability/ responsibility
- Agility/ business agility
- Continuous improvement
- Definition of Done
- Definition of Ready
- Deviation/ variance
- Engineering Practices
- Feature Teams
- Forecast/ projection / tracking
- Organization/ management
- Plan/ planning
- Priority/ prioritization/ ordering/ value
- Professional Scrum
- Progress/ productivity/ trends/ tracking
- Scaling Scrum
- Scrum Theory
- Scrum Values
- Servant Leadership
- Sprint Goal
- Technical Debt
The Scrum Guide has been authored by Jeff Sutherland and Ken Schwaber and is available as Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0) license.
As a consequence, the Scrum Guide Reordered inherits this CC BY-SA 4.0 license, too.
By utilizing the Scrum Guide Reordered you acknowledge and agree that you have read and agree to be bound by the terms of the Attribution ShareAlike license of Creative Commons.
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Source: Scrum Guide.