Tag Archives: Coaching

Transparency Within Your Team

Today we’re lucky to have the opportunity to let a fellow member of the agile community guest blog for us. Out guest blogger is Agile Coach, Luis Gonçalves. Here is is take on creating transparency in agile teams. Transparency Within Your Team During my career, I had the opportunity to help several teams. All these teams […]

What is a Scrum Master?

What is a Scrum Master?

  Scrum Master? What are they? What do they do? There are many blog posts around on this topic. Many of them I agree with, but I wanted to take a stab at it myself. You see I am a Scrum Master, it’s one of the ways I define myself. So to all intents and […]

Scrum Gathering 2012

I’ve recently attended the Scrum Gathering 2012 in Atlanta, GA. I’d presented at the previous on in London and was delighted to be accepted to speak again in Atlanta. I enjoy the sense of community and shared values I find at the Scrum Gathering, lots of interesting people with interesting points of view. The event […]

Cancelling out Broken Scrums

Does the team(s) in your Scrum or Agile implementation or look like this? Ok so ignore the first major alarm bell of the ‘Agile Project Manager, that’s a whole other blog. Read the titles again, have you hired for or do you have these positions for your agile implementation? Hang on though it isn’t working, […]

Injury Time

friend of mine contacted me last week for advice. The “project management” had decided to adjust the length of the current sprint due to a number of ‘days being lost’. He wanted my thoughts on it. I found it curious at first, I can understand the point of view that you want a 10 day […]