Effective Agile Leadership

August 26, 2013 0

How do effective Agile and Scrum leaders act? Agile advice often mentions abstract concepts, like allow the team to self-organise, without illustrating what a leader should do if this doesn’t happen or things go wrong.

Servant Leadership for the ScrumMaster

September 26, 2012 0

This article by Badri Srinivasan discusses the important notion of team leadership in Scrum and how the ScrumMaster should be a Servant Leader for the Scrum team. The article presents the principles of Servant Leadership. This is a philosophy and practice of leadership that is defined as “a management philosophy which implies a holistic view of the quality of people, work and community spirit. A servant leader is someone who is servant first and who contributes to the well-being of people and community.”

Leadership is a State of Mind

June 2, 2010 0

So much of what is written about leadership is hogwash. There’s no recipe to follow. It starts with you and a belief in yourself. A belief in new possibilities. A belief in your abilities to make changes in the world, and an appreciation that you can’t do it all on your own: Leadership is a State of Mind