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3/6/2014 by Karim Harbott
Over the last few years, Agile has acquired a lot of unwanted baggage. . . . However it has come about, the term "Agile" has -- in some circles -- become a loaded one.
3/5/2014 by Adam Zuzanski
A while back I was asked to advise how a sprint burn-down chart should be constructed. There was no time for elaborate discussion, so I just replied with my usual "story points left over time." The guy asking the question was not convinced . . .
3/4/2014 by Francesco Attanasio
Adopting a servant-leadership style makes you an effective ScrumMaster, one I call "ScrumMaster 2.0."
3/3/2014 by Dinesh Sharma
Trust in a customer/supplier relationship is the most critical factor in an Agile project's success or failure. . . .
2/28/2014 by Hunter McCluer
Scrum teams try, where possible, to identify and plan for risks before the start of a sprint. Unfortunately, issues are the more frequent event a Scrum team has to deal with. . . .
2/27/2014 by Bill Rinko-Gay
At Macmillan Technical Services, we . . . decided to pilot Scrum with a single development team, and I'd like to share our experience for others who may be looking to start their own pilot Scrum project.
2/27/2014 by Ravishankar N,Bhavin Shukla
Though the primary purpose of the backlogs is to document the requirements and work items, practically speaking, much more could be achieved by creatively structuring them and prioritizing the items. . . .
2/26/2014 by Bhavin Shukla
I learned a lot from one project about how to mess up feasible Agile practices and still shout out loud, "Yippee, we are Agile!" Here are a few tips that could (but I genuinely pray will not) help. . . .
2/26/2014 by Robert Weidner
Do you believe financial rewards are key when it comes to incentives in the workplace? While monetary reward may tell part of the tale, it isn't the whole story. . . .
2/25/2014 by Sriramasundararajan Rajagopalan
The increasing attention to migrate toward Agile and use the Scrum framework for product development needs to be carefully weighed against the specific roles Scrum calls for. . . .