Teamwork

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…


staff meeting

How to make your Staff Meetings worth the time

Clear communication is an important part of every business. Employees need to see an open and transparent decision-making process and need to be included, because many things affect them directly.…


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…


meeting-types

4 meeting types and how to make them work

Like it or not, meetings probably take up a lot of your time during the week. There are different meeting types and each type requires a different structure. To achieve your goals, you need to…


gaiku

Solutions for virtual team building

Remote and virtual teams are on the rise and our global workforce is closer than ever. As the number of virtual teams continues to go up, managers will have a new problem to tackle: creating and…