Most sprint planning meetings are Crap! How do I make mine great? (Part One)

Our teams break down sprint planning into two main meetings: the “What” meeting and the “How” meeting. The “What” meeting involves the product owners and stakeholders.  The “How” meeting is for the Scrum Development Team. To run a successful “What” meeting requires some preparation and sticking to some guidelines during the meeting.  Do that and Read more about Most sprint planning meetings are Crap! How do I make mine great? (Part One)[…]

What is a Scrum Development Team?

Don’t limit your thinking when it comes to defining “what” a Scrum development team is.  It is not just those writing code.  It’s not just developers or programmers.  The team is everyone that moves the ball forward. Developers, testers, business analysts, scrum masters and product owners all play a role in the successful completion of Read more about What is a Scrum Development Team?[…]

Recommended Technology Resources for Business

TOOLS These are some low cost highly effective technology tools for your business. Trello – An indispensable tool to model the workflows of your business and manage the work in those workflows.  Free and paid versions available. #Slack – One of the best messaging applications I have ever used for team communication.  Can really cut Read more about Recommended Technology Resources for Business[…]