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How ambitious is your "Done" ?

If agility is why your organization adopts Scrum, look for more sophistication in employing Scrum.
10:52am on Monday 25th December 2017
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Get Your Scrum Team "in the Zone"

We always hear athletes talking about being 'in the zone.' But you don't have to be LeBron James to feel this type of hyper-focus. Learn how Scrum teams can harness it.
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Potentially Shippable in Hardware

Expanding our thinking of what brings value
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The Power of Positive Feedback

A typical retrospective: The ScrumMaster asks what went well. The team writes things on sticky notes. The ScrumMaster asks about the things that did not go so well and need to be improved. The team writes even more things on sticky notes. Then the ScrumMaster asks the team to dot-vote on the topics they want to explore further. The team distribute their dots almost exclusively on "problems." The rest of the time is dedicated to problems. And another opportunity for learning is successfully wasted.
10:52am on Monday 25th December 2017
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Testing in Scrum

Fitting together the V-Model and Agile/Scrum
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Sprint Retrospectives

How to engage team members during retrospectives
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The Secrets of Great Teamwork

Today’s teams are different from the teams of the past: They’re far more diverse, dispersed, digital, and dynamic (with frequent changes in membership). But while teams face new hurdles, their success still hinges on a core set of fundamentals for group collaboration.
10:52am on Monday 25th December 2017
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Retrospectives and What They Can Tell Us

The Scrum Guide gives this definition: "The Sprint Retrospective is an opportunity for the Scrum Team to inspect itself and create a plan for improvements to be enacted during the next Sprint."
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The Three Most Important Agile Practices

I’m sure that what I say here will resonate with some of you, but you may find my opinions and this post a little controversial. I have quoted freely from Pink Floyd and Red Dwarf, but I’m not going to cite them all.
10:52am on Monday 25th December 2017
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The ScrumMaster

"Role and responsibilities
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