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Distributed Retrospectives: A Guide to Remote Team Reflection

by scrumexpert in Articles 0

Retrospectives are a crucial part of agile software development. They provide the basis for self-improvement in Scrum teams. This article explores the benefits and challenges of distributed retrospectives and provide tips for conducting effective remote team reflection. share share tweet share 



How to Recognize a True Product Owner

March 14, 2023 0

There are many examples of fake Product Owners (PO) in the companies (PO as Business Analyst, PO as Project Manager, Proxy PO). Companies cause this by using many organisational design antipatterns (assign one PO per team, “Product” being in fact a component, using committee for product decisions instead of one person).


Discover to Deliver – Agile Product Planning and Analysis, Ellen Gottesdiener and Mary Gorman

Discover to Deliver: Agile Product Planning and Analysis

February 27, 2023 0

Discover to Deliver is a book written by Ellen Gottesdiener and Mary Gorman. It aims is to help you to deliver a product that will please your customer. To achieve this goal, the book proposes a toolbox of techniques that are taken from multiple disciplines, from business analysis to software testing or product delivery.


  • 6 Soft Skills To Focus On When Hiring QA Engineers for a Scrum Team

    February 20, 2023 0
    No matter what project you are running, it is essential to ensure your quality assurance (QA) specialists are the perfect fit. Popular apps like NerdWallet, MyFitnessPal, and Under Armour rely on QA experts to build and test applications that meet user needs. share share tweet share 
  • Is Quiet Firing the Latest Organizational Impediment Hitting the ScrumMaster Radar?

    January 26, 2023 0
    ScrumMasters are accountable for increasing visibility and tackling organizational obstacles, while creating an Agile environment in which team members thrive.  Quiet firing may represent the mother of all organizational impediments. share share tweet share 
  • Implementing Lean Software Development

    December 23, 2022 0
    “Implementing Lean Software Development” is a book from Mary and Tom Poppendieck that helps to apply the lean manufacturing approach to the software development activities. After a presentation of the way Toyota designed its lean approach for manufacturing and product development, the book describes how these principles could be translated [...]


  • Open Source Kanban Tools

    January 9, 2023 1
    There are still many open source kanban tools available, contrary to open source projects for Scrum tools that have mostly ended being transformed in a limited offer that supports a main commercial product. The simplicity of the Kanban approach has allowed open source software developers to create and maintain Kanban [...]
  • Free Retrospective Tools for Distributed Scrum Teams

    December 5, 2022 25
    Even if Agile approaches favor collocated teams, distributed Scrum teams with remote work are more common that what you might think. Many Agile software development teams are based on a virtual organization. share share tweet share 
  • Top 5 Redmine Benefits for Agile Software Development Teams

    November 23, 2022 1
    Nowadays, everyone seems to be familiar with the concept of project management as an indispensable instrument for any successful business; only cavemen, probably, remain in the dark. Many IT companies have already implemented such technologies into their workflows and been truly satisfied with the results. Since the market, pretty obviously, [...]