Articles I've written
What's in a Name?
Without a working knowledge of Scrum, I could see how it might be easy to misunderstand the role of someone with the ScrumMaster title.
Scrum Chums: The Product Owner and Scrum Master Partnership
The ScrumMaster and product owner need a solid, supportive relationship and a united intent for the team. How do they achieve this?
3 Skills for an ACE ScrumMaster
A key role for the ScrumMaster is the pastoral care of the members of the team. As a ScrumMaster, I must unconditionally support my team members. Here is what I believe this does, and does not, mean.
Building Trust Safely at Work
Trust is a behavior central to Agile teams. Individuals need to be able to rely on each other completely for the successful working of the team. But what is the downside of trust, and how do we protect ourselves from the inherent vulnerability it causes?