Scrum

self-organizing teams

Building a self-organizing team

In Scrum, development teams are guided to be self-organized. The concept of self-organization is very important in Scrum and Agile philosophies. The Scrum framework prescribes that teams should be…


sprint review

5 ways to improve your Sprint Review

In scrum, during each sprint, the scrum team strives to create a potentially shippable product increment. At the end of every sprint, there will be a sprint review. The sprint review is an informal…


sprint retrospective

5 tips for an effective and lively Sprint Retrospective

At the end of every sprint, a scrum team will hold a meeting called the sprint retrospective. Usually, the scrum master facilitates this meeting. During this meeting the scrum team discusses the…


9 tips to be a successful Scrum Master

Scrum mastery isn’t easy. The role of a scrum master is a challenging one. We’ve spoken to different scrum masters and made a list of useful scrum master tips to help you become a great scrum master.…


daily standup meeting

Everything you need to know for an awesome Daily Standup Meeting

In Scrum, on each day of a sprint, the scrum team holds a daily scrum meeting called the daily scrum or the daily standup meeting. These short, daily meetings are common in the Agile environment, but…


Scrum master skills

Infographic: 8 essential skills every Scrum master must have

A Scrum team has three roles: Product owner, Scrum master and Development team. Together they cover the tasks and responsibilities needed to ensure a successful Scrum project. The role of the Scrum…