Practical Tips for Coaching Tired Scrum Teams

November 25, 2019 0

In this webinar, Anna Obukhova shares 4 practical tips that you can put into practice when working with tired or burnt out Agile and Scrum teams. A must watch for any coach working in a high-pressured team environment.

Play4Agile, Johannesberg, Germany, February 20-23 2020

November 22, 2019 0

The Play4Agile conference is an event about Agile gamification taking place in Germany. This conference is for Agile, Scrum and Lean coaches, facilitators, game and innovation experts who want to exchange questions, ideas and experiences on using games in Agile project management teams and organizations.

Agile Open Northwest, Portland, USA, February 3-5 2020

November 22, 2019 0

The Agile Open Northwest conference is an event about Agile practices and techniques and Scrum project management that takes place in Portland or Seattle. Agile participants from the Northwest will be able to start, discover, and share discussions around Agile and Scrum topics.

Sharing Team Members in Scrum

November 20, 2019 0

We all know that there are three roles in Scrum teams : product owner, scrum master, and the development team. Modern software development can sometimes require some specializations that could be beyond the capabilities of the Scrum team members. UX and Web design, database administration, performance testing are some examples of activities that requires specific expertise only for a limited amount of time. How do you deal with it?

Fix Your Business, Culture Will Follow

November 11, 2019 0

The market keeps talking about cultural change, that will help us be better at what we do. We have Agile, Scrum, teal organizations, holacracy, sociocracy, NVC and all other similar concepts. But is there anything all of those organizations have in common?

Aginext.io London 2020 Call for Papers

November 11, 2019 0

Aginext.io London 2020 is a conference for Agile Practitioners interested in the most advanced Agile practices and the emerging ones. The call for papers is open until the 30th November 2019. The Aginext London conference has about 50 spots for engaging talks and workshops plus opportunities for lightning talks and to facilitate networking sessions. A standard session is 45 minutes including questions and a workshop could be up to 105 minutes, while the shorter talks are 20 minutes.

Open Source Planning Poker Tools

November 5, 2019 0

The first thing to say is that the term “Planning Poker®” is a registered trademark of Mountain Goat Software, the Mike Cohn company. This is why this agile planning practice could be sometimes names differently: scrum poker, agile poker, etc. This article presents a list of open source planning poker tools and plugins that are also directly available as online tools.