According to the latest data
from Indeed.com, the annual salary of a ScrumMaster now surpasses
that of a Project Manager.
Even more surprising, is just...
3 replies - 9127 views - 06/14/10 by David Bland in News
If everybody on a 100-person project should talk to everybody else, we'd
have to work overtime just to cover the meetings. Of course, this is
3 replies - 7512 views - 06/11/10 by Nitin Bharti in Videos
Scrum is the form of agile software development that
has helped me the most. It has helped me to
transform the performance of the web development groups...
1 replies - 1663 views - 06/02/10 by Kelly Waters in News
The business side of the house can be difficult at times. They can
challenge our estimates, claim that work is not half as difficult as we
make it out to...
1 replies - 2745 views - 05/25/10 by Peter Schuh in News
User stories are the substitute of formal requirements documents in an agile environment: they are short summaries of a functionality that leave space to...
1 replies - 12051 views - 05/25/10 by Giorgio Sironi in Articles
I wanted to explore the possibility of using JBehave
to formalise scrums definition of done. The idea being to encapsulate a
definition of done as a...
2 replies - 7340 views - 05/19/10 by Martin Harris in News
This is a companion post to last year’s “I’m
a Certified Scrum Coach (CSC) – so what?” post. In that post I
spoke about the advantage of using...
0 replies - 1755 views - 05/18/10 by Bob Hartman in News
Agilists intuitively get that it's a bad idea to build an inventory of
detailed specs way ahead of when they are going to get turned into
software. Why? ...
0 replies - 834 views - 05/17/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in News
Alternate Title: A model for understanding Scrum and Kanban
As I flew home after LSSC10, I wondered how Kanban-style software
development would shape my...
1 replies - 4440 views - 05/14/10 by Michael Sahota in News
Alternate title: Most Scrum teams need a Kanban board
I am a big fan of Scrum, however, the notion that there are no
interruptions during a sprint is simply...
0 replies - 2647 views - 05/13/10 by Michael Sahota in News
If you're not keeping up... you've got some homework to do. My
last post called "What
Do I Mean by a Complex Product" is required reading before...
1 replies - 1651 views - 05/12/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in News
From time to time I get email from
people in various stages of Agile adoption, asking for advice or tips. Last
week one sounded particularly desperate. With...
3 replies - 6001 views - 05/11/10 by Jared Richardson in Articles
After publishing the article Redesign
process of JankoAtWarpSpeed, I was criticized by some people that I
used Scrum "improperly". This...
1 replies - 891 views - 05/06/10 by Janko Jovanovic in News
What if you are a manager that wants to do Scrum? You ask yourself
if it's possible to encapsulate the entire value stream into a single
Scrum team? What...
0 replies - 825 views - 05/05/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in News
Arlo Belshee and Jim Shore had an interesting pair presentation on
titled “Single Piece Flow in Kanban” at LSSC10. A more accurate
1 replies - 2888 views - 05/04/10 by Michael Sahota in News
This is a video of the talk that I did in Cluj, Romania. It was
organized by the Transylvania
Java User Group and ISDC.The Zen of Scrum from Jurgen Appelo...
0 replies - 1027 views - 05/03/10 by Jurgen Appelo in News
I sometimes get the feeling that there are two versions of
Scrum. The first version is the one that says that “Scrum
is not a methodology, a defined...
1 replies - 2039 views - 04/30/10 by Jurgen Appelo in News
In my series of posts "How
to Implement Scrum in 10 Easy Steps", I refer to two stages of
estimating:Step 2 is how
to estimate your Product...
1 replies - 3088 views - 04/29/10 by Kelly Waters in News
Okay... so what if my value stream isn't encapsulated within a single
Scrum team? What do I do then? To some degree, I think it depends on
how much of...
0 replies - 1869 views - 04/27/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in News
In the midst of all the methodology wrangling... I've always felt that
there is a time and a place for Vanilla Scrum. The problem is that most
0 replies - 1478 views - 04/26/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in News