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Free Online Scrum Tools

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Agile approaches like Scrum recommend a “just enough” attitude in software development and this is also the case when you discuss tools. Ideally, you would work with a small team that is collocated, but this is not always possible and you might be running your project virtually with a distributed Scrum team scattered around the world. share share tweet share 

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Distributed Scrum Teams in Uncertain Times

September 22, 2020 0

As countries navigate the impact of widespread Coronavirus, balancing the health and well-being of employees and Scrum teams with the very real need to keep business functions operating is particularly top of mind for companies large and small. This presentation helps you develop the mindset needed to align remote employees and coordinate multiple Agile teams. Learn how Scrum events coordinate and focus communication, foster transparency and get work to Done.

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Scrum of Scrums: How to Succeed in 4 Simple Steps

August 25, 2020 0

Scrum of Scrums is a technique used to scale Agile by dividing the groups into Agile teams of 5-10. Each daily scrum within a sub-team ends by designating one member as representative to participate in a daily meeting with ambassadors from other teams, called the Scrum of Scrums. This article provides some tips on how to succeed with Scrum of Scrums.

Knowledge

  • Product Owner Certifications

    May 25, 2020 2
    There are three roles in a Scrum team: the ScrumMaster, the developer and the product owner. This last role might be the most important for a team that uses an Agile project management approach in software development. The product owner has the responsibility of building and prioritizing the backlog. If [...]
  • Applying Exception Management to Agile Teams

    May 11, 2020 0
    The values contained in the Manifesto for Agile Software Development might be good for the Agile teams, but most of the senior management in organizations prefer having a defined solution, a detailed planning and a budget that should be respected. This article discusses how to make these two different approaches [...]
  • Leading Multiple Agile Teams Without Sacrificing Sanity

    April 27, 2020 0
    In an ideal Agile world, the Scrum Master takes care of only one Scrum team. This is however not always possible and then he has to split his time between many teams. In this article, Alexander Chaves shares some tips on how to lead multiple Agile teams without becoming insane. [...]

Tools

  • Free Retrospective Tools for Distributed Scrum Teams

    August 11, 2020 24
    Even if Agile approaches favor collocated teams, distributed Scrum teams are more common that what you might think. Many Agile software development teams are based on a virtual organization. share share tweet share 
  • Reetro – Free Tool for Easier Distributed Retrospectives

    April 14, 2020 0
    Reetro is an online agile retrospective tool. It simplifies the process of planning, managing and executing retrospectives. Reetro offers a variety of features from very simple user experience, automation and analytics. share share tweet share 
  • Open Source Kanban Tools

    March 31, 2020 0
    If most of the open source projects for Scrum tools have ended being transformed in a limited offer that supports a main commercial product, this has not been the case for Kanban. The simplicity of the Kanban approach has allowed open source software developers to create and maintain Kanban tools [...]

Videos

  • Collaborating Across Organizational Silos

    August 18, 2020 0
    As an Agile product development team in a large organization you may need to collaborate with other parts of the organization to deliver value to the end users. Your colleagues in your Scrum team may [...]
  • Challenges of Changing Traditional Mindsets

    August 5, 2020 0
    Many organizations are beginning to feel the need to be leaner, agile and more nimble in order to better adapt to an ever-changing and uncertain world. This is especially true for the digital space, a [...]