Articles published in December 2007

Scrum Turtles

Scrum Turtles

What do turtles and market trading have to do with Scrum? Read on to find out.

Spring Scrum Gathering in Portland Well Received

Spring Scrum Gathering in Portland Well Received

“It’s relieving to know that in this world of skeptics and nay-sayers, a group of intelligent and rational people from such diverse backgrounds can come together and support one another for the benefit of our often-chastised IT profession. The Gatherings always give me a sense that sanity really can and does exist in the otherwise very scary and trepid world of software development.” —Tom Mellor, CSP, State Farm Insurance, Spring 2007 Scrum Gathering attendee.

Tipping the Scale

Tipping the Scale

You think you may need to move to a new level of Scrum, but how do you know if scaling is the best idea for your organization? And what precautions should you take to ensure all goes well?

Keep Your Team Seeing RED

Keep Your Team Seeing RED

How focusing on Requirements gathering, estimation, and delivery (RED) can keep your project in the green.