One of the Customery Crew, Dan Barber, wants to know what it would be like inside some of my scrum events. In this vlog episode, I walk Dan through one of his recent ten-day sprints day-by-day from sprint planning on Monday morning to the sprint review two weeks later. Here’s how it went…Read More
In this episode, Ruan Kilian asks, “Is it acceptable for a developer to prepare, and write down, the answers to the three questions in the daily scrum?”
Listen in or watch the episode to find out why I think it’s perfectly acceptable but could be dangerous.Read More
Here are my top ten antipatterns for scrum roles in Dynamics 365 projects. In this episode I cover newbit product owners, scrum monsters, and part-time developers. Listen out for a rude interruption by Alexa — too funny to edit out.Read More
My co-host, Dermot Ryan, joins me again in Scrum Dynamics podcast episode 23. We discuss whether Microsoft Dynamics customers and partners should hire a scrum master or agile coach. We start with defining what an agile coach is, and how that differs from a scrum master. If you’re going to hire a coach, what characteristics should you look for, and what type of questions should you ask in an interview.
Plus, find out the single question you can use to spot a great scrum master. Let me know what you think in the comments below.Read More
An antipattern is something that seemed like a good idea at the time, but with hindsight, has turned out to be a bad idea. In Scrum Dynamics podcast episode 22, and this blog article, I recount the top ten antipatterns I’ve seen working with Scrum teams on Dynamics 365 projects. Which of these antipatterns do you recognise in your projects? Let me know in the comments below.Read More