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Lean Startup is the Next Step to Maintain Innovation
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Lean Startup: the Next Step to Foster Innovation

by scrumexpert in Articles 0

You must have come across the term Lean Startup several times. But, what exactly does it mean, and why is it vital for your business? This article explains what Lean Startup and the Minimum Viable Product (MVP) are and how they can help you to develop new products faster in an Agile way. share share tweet share 

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An Introduction to Evolutionary Design

October 19, 2020 0

Modern software development inspired by Agile approaches welcomes changing requirements, even late in the process, but how can we write our software so that those changes don’t create a mess? Evolutionary design is the key.

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Using Commercial Scrum Tools for Free

October 12, 2020 26

If the development of open source Scrum tools was in vogue some years ago, a lot of these projects have now been abandoned. Some are still active, but this is because their development is sponsored by a commercial hosted option. There is however an alternative to manage your Agile software development projects if you have a low budget… and a small team. Some providers of commercial Scrum tools provide a free version of their software, often with some limitations.

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  • Help Work to Flow

    June 22, 2020 0
    In their book “Help Work to Flow”, Samantha Laing and Karen Greaves have explored their Agile working and coaching experience to collect 40 tips, techniques and games that should allow you to work in the state of flow, this situation where you are more productive. share share tweet share 
  • Limiting Work in Progress (WIP) in Kanban

    June 8, 2020 0
    In Kanban, the concept of work in progress (WIP) limit defines the maximum amount of work that can be performed by a team or that can exist in each active status of a workflow. In this article, Gerard Chiva explains why limiting WIP is an important decision for Agile teams. [...]
  • 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 [...]

Tools

  • Free Online Scrum Tools

    September 14, 2020 7
    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 [...]
  • 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 

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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 [...]
  • How Much Can You Trust Your Scrum Team

    August 31, 2020 0
    This presentation looks at Agile teams and how we can build better, trusting relationships with them and our external stakeholders. Why? Because you work with Scrum teamsday in, day out, spending the majority of your [...]