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Dear Scrum, a Sprint feels like running. Please get your terminology right!

It’s been a long time since I wrote the last (technical) entry. The reason for that is that my work changed a lot: I switched from a software project to product development, my role changed from developer/architect to project lead something. 492 more words


Sprint Planning

This post is meant as a few hints and tips for new ScrumMasters at Sprint Planning.  None of this is meant as this is how you have to do it, but it could be a starting point from which you can inspect and adapt. 661 more words


Agile Adoption Board

A few months ago, I started coaching a team as they began their journey from waterfall to Agile.  One technique I employed was an information radiator that I named the Agile Adoption Board.   396 more words


Everything, absolutely everything, that a Scrum teams does – and a Scrum team is made of Product Owner, ScrumMaster and Development Team – is focused on delivering quality product increment as fast as they can, in a sustainable way.

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Thoughts about Agile Greece Summit 2016

Last Friday, I was at Agile Greece Summit 2016.
It was a great conference with amazing speakers and very well organized.

Last year, I attended Agile Greece Summit (2015) which was great, but I believe recent conference was greater by many aspects. 166 more words

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Agile Certifications

Agile certifications, are they worthwhile? I believe there will be different opinions regarding this question but in mine, yes, they can be very useful to acquire knowledge and to leverage your career. 876 more words