Scrum

Agiletology

Agile is not a religious cult. We don't have High Priests that preach our dogmas. We don't quote wisdom from books that everyone pretends to have read. To become one of...

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Scrum is for managers

I’ve been pretty critical of Scrum in the last years and I’ve spotted a trend in the reactions I’ve been getting on my blog posts. Some people agree and chip in...

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Scrum: New Age homeopathy for software teams

Get rich quick! Lose weight without diet or exercise! Build high-quality software faster with Scrum! Somebody is making a lot of money out of these programs and it's usually not you. Large companies have...

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Don’t do Scrum projects

Why scrum might not be the best tool for your company. The difference between project and product management can sound like contrived management “bullshit bingo”, but it’s key to understanding why...

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Scrum : a serious guide.

Scrum is hot! Since it’s all technical mumbo-jumbo, you can use this cheat sheet to pretend you know what you’re talking about. Post-its are the only tools you need to deliver...

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Stop using Story Points!

Why you should quit them and what to do instead. People are notoriously bad at estimating how long something will take. What they are good at is comparing things and evaluating...

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