Articles published in September 2011

Five Tips for Impediment Resolution with Scrum

Five Tips for Impediment Resolution with Scrum

Impediments can slow down or even halt the progress of an otherwise well-functioning Scrum team. Let's take a look at the most common challenges that crop up on teams and what steps you can take to resolve them. Problems: If the impediment bac...

Applying to Become a CSC

Applying to Become a CSC

As many of you already know, I am the program lead for the Certified Scrum Coaching (CSC) Program with the Scrum Alliance. As the program lead, it is my responsibility to facilitate the review process, review teams, and review application. While a relatively new program founded in 2007, our numbers are growing each year with now almost 50 Certified Coaches. However, we believe our potential and need in the industry is 10x that number. This article provides some understanding of the CSC Program and guidance for those who wish to apply.

A Writer's Guide to Surviving Agile Software Development

A Writer's Guide to Surviving Agile Software Development

“Originally, the methodology did not include documentation, but many organizations have figured out how to use it...” From Alyssa Fox & Meredith Kramer—Mobile and Agile:The Floating Writer's Survival Kit