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 master is a challenging one. He/she is responsible for making sure the entire team correctly follows the rules and principles of Scrum. What makes an excellent Scrum master? We’ve listed 8 essential Scrum master skills in this infographic.


We hope this infographic gives you a clear understanding of important Scrum master skills. Want to learn more? We interviewed different Scrum masters who gave us tips for other Scrum masters, read the 9 tips to be a successful scrum master.

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