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1/3/2011 by Danny (Danko) Kovatch
The Scrum community in Israel is a fast growing one. Agile and Scrum were just buzzwords for most of the Israeli community just a few years ago, but today there are hundreds of CSMs and hundreds of organizations practicing Agile in Israel. &...
1/3/2011 by Geoff Watts
“Share everything. Don't take things that aren't yours. Put things back where you found them” - Robert Fulghum So another wonderful Christmas has just passed and my two children had more new toys than they knew what to do with. Of...
12/30/2010 by James Coplien
Jim "Cope" Coplien is from one of a handful of Scrum firms whose ROI consciously and regularly reaches beyond economic value to give something back to the world community. Supported by the Scrum Alliance, Jim Coplien recently traveled ...
12/29/2010 by Alan Cyment
Scrum is a bit of roles, meetings and artifacts, and yet it is still much more than that. The Scrum Alliance's vision is to transform the world of work. I think Scrum is part of a wave of methods and ideas that are poised to actually transfo...
12/29/2010 by Dave Prior
On my first day of work on a job where my very official job title was listed as "Project Manager", a stressed out, old, bearded guy took me and the other newly minted PM into a room to teach us how to do our job. The first thing he said was, "When...
12/29/2010 by Julien Mazloum
It is quite a pleasure for me to be able to introduce a little bit about how Scrum and Agile are developing in China. However first, a few words about myself. My name is Julien Mazloum. Here is a link to my SA profile. I am Canadian, p...
12/29/2010 by Peter Hundermark
Why am I a coach? In my CSC application in 2007 I wrote: “My vision and passion is to bring the benefits of Scrum and Agile practices to a wider audience.” That continues to be the reason today.
I am blessed in that I am a...
12/29/2010 by Sharon Bowman
Imagine you are a reporter who has been invited to report on the two-day event that follows the 2010 Scrum Alliance Gathering in Amsterdam (which occurred last month). The event has a strange title – “Training from the BACK of the Room...
12/23/2010 by David Rico
The AFEI DoD Agile Development Conference was held on Tuesday, December 14, 2010 in Alexandria, Virginia (http://www.afei.org/events/1A01/Pages/default.aspx). The purpose of the conference was to promote agile acquisition and IT development practi...
12/18/2010 by Jan Van den Nieuwenhof
This quote stands for itself. If you can’t make your statement / issue / requirement clear to somebody outside your organization (or department); you probably don’t understand the basics or root cause of it.