Keeping Daily Scrums short

Keeping Daily Scrums short

This article is part of my online newsletter called the Scrum Addendum. If you enjoyed this article you should signup for the complete series. Many teams have difficulty keeping their daily Scrum meetings short and concise. Today I’d like to discuss the Native American tradition of using a talking stick, and how this ancient tradition […]

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Beyond Continuous Integration

This article is part of my online newsletter called the Scrum Addendum. If you enjoyed this article you should signup for the complete series. The Agile engineering practice of Continuous Integration is becoming a normal part of most teams daily activity. Once this has been mastered by the team, there’s a natural tendency for the […]

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An overview of Agile Contracts

This article is part of my online newsletter called the Scrum Addendum. If you enjoyed this article you should signup for the complete series. We’re all familiar with the Agile Manifesto but sometimes it’s unclear how to interpret the principle without some concrete examples. The third item, customer collaboration over contract negotiation, is a good […]

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Scrum and Fixed Price Contracts

This article is part of my online newsletter called the Scrum Addendum. If you enjoyed this article you should signup for the complete series. Fixed Priced contracts don’t make a great deal of sense in a Scrum world. This is really because traditional software development and Agile software development are two different paradigms … and […]

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