Get certified - Transform your world of work today

Close

Member Articles

Enjoy our extensive collection of member-contributed articles to learn how other Scrum practitioners use Scrum in the workplace.

Read about the experiences and ideas of Agile colleagues around the world, and share your own thoughts here. You can also visit Spotlight, which features blogs by experts in the fields of Scrum, Agile, and the broader business world.

Opinions represent those of the authors and not of Scrum Alliance. The sharing of member-contributed content on this site does not imply endorsement of specific Scrum methods or practices beyond those taught by Scrum Alliance Certified Trainers and Coaches.

Contribution process & guidelines

Got a story to tell or news to share? Here's an idea of what we're looking for.
Already have an article to submit? Please submit all articles directly to the editor for consideration.

Scrum Alliance Articles RSSSubscribe to our RSS Feed to be notified of new articles!
 
Should ScrumMasters Have a Technical Profile?

Should ScrumMasters Have a Technical Profile?

If ScrumMasters are to help the development team to become effective, they always ask this question: Must the ScrumMaster know the technical details that support the implementation of a product?

Agile as a Quality Management System

Agile as a Quality Management System

People often think that "Agile" and traditional Quality Management System (QMS) are two different worlds. However, you might think differently after reading my article.

Keep Scrum Simple

Keep Scrum Simple

If you've ever tried an Agile or Scrum implementation, then you have undoubtedly seen the all-too-common looks of confusion on your students' faces. When my partner Mat and I do a new implementation, we start with the absolute basics.

How to Scale Scrum

How to Scale Scrum

In this article I'll focus on the following strategies for scaling your Scrum implementation: How to scale Scrum to large programs and portfolio levels, and how to avoid common mistakes in Scrum.  

The Basics of Scrum

The Basics of Scrum

What follows is my interpretation of the basics of Scrum.

Agile Maturity Self-Assessment Survey

Agile Maturity Self-Assessment Survey

This article identifies questions you can use to create an Agile Maturity Self-Assessment Survey, and it discusses the importance of this type of survey.

Agile Retrospectives

Agile Retrospectives

Retrospectives provide a platform for the whole team to reflect and learn from the past. Yet some teams consider retrospectives to be the most expendable meeting. This article takes a look at why -- and the reasons to overcome that attitude.

Agile Is Not a Process, It's an Action

Agile Is Not a Process, It's an Action

I've been a process guy during most of my career, but sometimes I believe that process kills creativity. And sometimes Agile can become more of a process than an aid for success.

Agile Release Management Techniques That Work

Agile Release Management Techniques That Work

Both release management and planning the next product release are acknowledged challenges in complex environments with a legacy of products and hundreds of teams involved.  Here are some ideas for addressing these challenges.

Agile ABCs

Agile ABCs

Key steps toward becoming Agile can be thought of according to the ABC's.

Displaying results 411-420 (of 1000)
 |<  <  38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47  >  >| 
The community welcomes feedback that is constructive and supportive, in the spirit of better understanding and implementation of Scrum.

 

Newsletter Sign-Up

Subscribe