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Managing Risks Through Scrum Inspect-and-Adapt Practices

Managing Risks Through Scrum Inspect-and-Adapt Practices

A recent conversation with an auditor got me thinking about the different Scrum processes and how they have addressed our project risks.

Taking Agile Personally

Taking Agile Personally

Here's how Agile really clicked for me — first at work, then with a home business.

Agile: A Fitness Event

Agile: A Fitness Event

When I first started learning about Scrum, the terminology made me think of sports. Though many of these terms might seem like metaphors, they define the Agile way of working accurately.

Scrum Teams and Street Performers

Scrum Teams and Street Performers

I recently stopped to watch a group of street performers. Their activities spurred me to highlight the following major similarities between a street theater team and a Scrum Team.

Don’t Fall into the AgileFall Trap

Don’t Fall into the AgileFall Trap

It is hard to imagine any team transitioning from traditional Waterfall to Agile without facing any challenges. Let me share my experiences and some actions that might help.

It All Has to Be Done

It All Has to Be Done

We’ve all heard it after asking for prioritization of work items as defined in a product backlog: “It all has to be done.”

Working with Distributed Agile Teams

Working with Distributed Agile Teams

Let’s look in detail at several strategies that help distributed teams overcome geographical separation.

A Menu for Agile Transformations

A Menu for Agile Transformations

With the number of books, blogs, and articles out there, one would assume that Agile transformations have become a science. It’s surprising to see the number of failures in Scrum adoption. A common reason is the unavailability of essential ingredients for success.

The Daily Scrum Meetings of Dynamic Teams

The Daily Scrum Meetings of Dynamic Teams

I want to emphasize the importance of the Daily Scrum meeting and the elements that make it dynamic, productive, and fun.

5 Tips for Writing Effective User Stories

5 Tips for Writing Effective User Stories

These are my five favorite tips for writing effective user stories.

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