Comparing Agile Methods: Scrum, Kanban and Scrumban

Girl's Guide to PM

Today I’m partnering with Eylean to give you an overview of three agile methodologies: Scrum, Kanban and Scrumban. Scrum, Kanban and a method that blends the two (turning Scrum Kanban into Scrumban) are all quite different. Scrum teams have awesome change management processes.

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5 Tips for Using Scrum Boards

ProjectManager.com

A scrum board is a critical tool for successfully practicing its namesake, the agile framework, scrum. If you’re unfamiliar, scrum is useful for teams that work on complex, adaptive problems. Intro to Scrum. What Is a Scrum Board?

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A Quick Guide to Scrum Artifacts

ProjectManager.com

Scrum is a flexible framework that’s designed to help self-organized teams execute projects quickly in an agile environment. Thus, successful agile sprints make use of scrum software and scrum artifacts to convey key information, deliver transparency and keep the project rolling on time.

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Top Project Management Conferences of 2020

ProjectManager.com

So, save the date and mark your calendars, whether analog or digital: here are the top project management conferences of 2020. Change Management 2020 Conference. 2020 Project Management Symposium. Global Scrum Gathering. The Power of Projects 2020.

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Best Project Planning Software of 2020

ProjectManager.com

2020 Best Project Planning Software Rankings. It has tools like kanban boards, which make it ideal for scrum teams. Though it can help scrum teams, those that work within the larger agile framework will find the software frustrating in its rigidity.

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Best Kanban Software of 2020

ProjectManager.com

2020 Best Kanban Software Rankings. It can be used in an agile framework by scrum teams for sprints, but it also serves other industries, such as marketing and publications. The post Best Kanban Software of 2020 appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

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Scrum Master Servant Leader: 12 Ways To Move Your Team to Greatness

Project Bliss

A scrum master servant leader can lead his team to greatness with this advice from Geoff Watts’s wonderful book Scrum Mastery. Please see the Editor’s note below regarding the variation in spelling of the term Scrum Master. What is SCRUM and a Scrum Master?

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Daily Scrum Pocketcasts

Gunther Verheyen

Ever since the accidental creation of my book Scrum – A Pocket Guide (A Smart Travel Companion) in 2013, and its deliberate evolution in 2019, I frequently receive inquiries about the availability of an audiobook version. your independent Scrum Caretaker.

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Agile Project Management: The new go-to for marketing teams in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

The main differences between agile in marketing and its software predecessor are: Marketers don’t love Scrum as much as developers, because it doesn’t fit the marketing context. This is a guest contribution from Monica Georgieff, Agile Coach and Trainer at AgileSherpas. Monica Georgieff.

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The Best Wrike Alternatives You Need to Try in 2020

ProjectManager.com

It’s also not built to work in an agile framework or with scrum teams. The post The Best Wrike Alternatives You Need to Try in 2020 appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

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Moving Your Scrum Downfield [Paper]

Gunther Verheyen

Apparently, it is easy to get stuck at interpreting the rules of Scrum. In the publication “ Moving Your Scrum Downfield ” I have described the six essential traits of the game to help you get unstuck and up your game. In 2010 he initiated the creation of the Scrum Guide.

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Daily Scrum Pocketcasts – Episode 4

Gunther Verheyen

Ever since the accidental creation of my book “ Scrum – A Pocket Guide ” in 2013, and its deliberate evolution in 2019, I’ve been receiving inquiries about an audiobook version. The Scrum values. The Daily Scrum questions. How Scrum scales.

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Key Themes at IIL’s 2020 Agile & Scrum Online Conference

International Institute of Learning

June 4 th , 2020 will mark the opening day of IIL’s 5 th annual Agile & Scrum Online Conference. This article will take you through the key themes that will emerge at Agile & Scrum 2020. Agile & Scrum 2020 goes live on June 4 th , 2020.

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Daily Scrum Pocketcasts – Episode 3

Gunther Verheyen

Ever since the accidental creation of my book “ Scrum – A Pocket Guide ” in 2013, and its deliberate evolution in 2019, I’ve been receiving inquiries about an audiobook version. Core principles of Scrum. your independent Scrum Caretaker.

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Daily Scrum Pocketcasts – Episode 5

Gunther Verheyen

Ever since the accidental creation of my book “ Scrum – A Pocket Guide ” in 2013, and its deliberate evolution in 2019, I’ve been receiving inquiries about an audiobook version. In subsequent daily broadcasts I have read all chapters from my pocket guide to Scrum.

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The Best Agile & Scrum Certifications to Have in 2020

Agilemania

The post The Best Agile & Scrum Certifications to Have in 2020 appeared first on Agilemania. Agile and Scrum CertificationWith the ever-changing IT market, its expectations, and demands, it is imperative for organizations to practice agile methods and principles.

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What is a Sprint in Scrum?

Agilemania

This is one of the significant terms used in Scrum Agile Technology. Let… The post What is a Sprint in Scrum? Blogs Scrum scrum master Sprint In ScrumA sprint is a timeboxed iteration/ event of a continuous development cycle.

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4 Project Management Trends of 2020: What to Prepare for?

Epicflow Blog

Project Management web resources are awash with articles about 2020 project management trends. The fact that AI as a project management trend in 2020 is discussed so vividly doesn’t make it true. We don’t share this opinion, which is why soft skills cannot be named a 2020 trend.

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How to Become a Scrum Master (PSM) – Agilemania

Agilemania

What is a scrum master? Scrum Master, in simple words, is a role within the Scrum Framework. Scrum framework is an agile approach to build product incrementally and iteratively. Scrum is the most popular framework on the name of agile.

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Kanban vs. Scrum: Key Differences & How To Choose

The Digital Project Manager

The post Kanban vs. Scrum: Key Differences & How To Choose appeared first on The Digital Project Manager. If you are a team with large projects to manage or looking for ways to. Agile PM Methodologies Topics

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Top 3 Recommendations for Measuring Scrum

Agilemania

For this article, I will be narrowing down the scope of agile transformation… The post Top 3 Recommendations for Measuring Scrum appeared first on Agilemania. There is a question I get asked a lot during my individual and also team coaching sessions.

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Empowerment: The Missing Ingredient for Scrum

Agilemania

Synopsis: It is said clearly in many scrum articles and we all understood that the scrum teams are expected to be self-managed and self-organized. Blogs scrum master Scrum Master Training

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Availability of the book “97 Things Every Scrum Practitioner Should Know”

Gunther Verheyen

I am excited to share that my new book “97 Things Every Scrum Practitioner Should Know” is now available for (pre-)ordering. No fewer than 68 practitioners expended the effort to write one or more essays about Scrum for you. Scrum Off Script : 8 Things.

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“A Few Things Every Scrum Practitioner Should Know”

Gunther Verheyen

My new book “97 Things Every Scrum Practitioner Should Know” is now available. Ken Schwaber – Scrum is simple. Jasper Lamers – Scrum events are rituals to ensure good harvest. Thank you for being an inspiration to other Scrum practitioners.

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Daily Scrum Pocketcasts – Episode 1

Gunther Verheyen

Ever since the accidental creation of my book “ Scrum – A Pocket Guide ” in 2013, and its deliberate evolution in 2019, I’ve been receiving inquiries about an audiobook version. On Tuesday 24 March 2020 I delivered the first “ Daily Scrum Pocketcast ” in which I have read following chapters from my book: Foreword by Ken Schwaber. In the subsequent daily broadcasts I will read the next chapters from my pocket guide to Scrum.

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What does it take to launch agile software? Q&A with Jordan Husney, CEO and Founder of Parabol

Girl's Guide to PM

The 2020 health crisis forced most knowledge workers to experience remote work directly. We’re full-speed ahead on implementing an incredible backlog grooming and prioritization meeting, and plan to have it generally available before the end of 2020.

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Daily Scrum Pocketcasts – Episode 2

Gunther Verheyen

Ever since the accidental creation of my book “ Scrum – A Pocket Guide ” in 2013, and its deliberate evolution in 2019, I’ve been receiving inquiries about an audiobook version. On Wednesday 25 March 2020 I delivered the second “ Daily Scrum Pocketcast ” in which I have read following chapters from my book: 1.6 SCRUM. The house of Scrum. Scrum, what’s in a name? your independent Scrum Caretaker.

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I have my Scrum Master certification—now what?

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Several hundred thousand people have taken Scrum Master certification courses with the expectation they will be prepared to lead a Scrum team. As an agile consultant and instructor, I am often asked, “I just received my Scrum Master certification, now what do I do?”.

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How to Scrum with Project for the Web

MPUG

To be more specific, “Can we manage Scrum based projects?” Let’s say that we have a Project called Scrum. In this case, we’ll also call it “ Scrum.”. To conclude, you CAN manage Scrum with Project for the Web in very efficient ways.

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Pandemic – Is now the right time to fire your Scrum Master?

Agilemania

Many folks on LinkedIn these days, seems to have a renewed interest in firing the Scrum Master. I have been asked quiet a few times personally as to what will the scrum master do now that we are heading to a ‘New Normal’.

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Make an impact as a T-Shaped project manager

Girl's Guide to PM

In this scenario, the broad skill set could include items such as Prince2, Kanban, Scrum , Sigma Six, or PMBOK standards. Jeff co-founded the Scrum framework, has specialised in it for over 30 years and has written several books on the topic. This is a guest post from Charlie Davidson.

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Surprise. I am no Scrum wizard.

Gunther Verheyen

Maybe along the road they took a break, read more, gained more experience with Scrum, and demonstrated other forms of patience, persistence, and belief. On a personal note, I want to share that my journey of Scrum started in 2003. There are so many ways to consider and explain Scrum.

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How to Make an Agile Workflow for Your Team

ProjectManager.com

Scrum. Scrum is a framework for an agile workflow. In scrum there are daily scrums , which are short meetings at the beginning of the work day. When working in scrum, there are things called user stories. Managing a team is a balancing act.

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How to Become a Project Manager in 2020

Workamajig

Certified Scrum Master. How to become a project manager? This guide answers all your questions about becoming a project manager and landing a great job. Great pay, exciting work, unlimited growth opportunities - does this sound like an ideal career to you?

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Review 97 Things Every Scrum Practitioner Should Know

Henny Portman

The book 97 Things Every Scrum Practitioner Should Know edited by Gunther Verheyen contains the wisdom of 69 practitioners around the world and helps you to improve your understanding of Scrum ( nb. These themes cover all aspects of Scrum and beyond. Why using Scrum?

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18 Best Agile Scrum Interview Questions & Answers

GoSkills

Want to ace the interview for an agile scrum position? Check out these top agile scrum interview questions and answers. Project Management

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Do not employee full-time Scrum Master/Agile Coach

Agilemania

Not long ago, I posted on LinkedIn regarding why we should not employ a full-time scrum/agile coach. The post Do not employee full-time Scrum Master/Agile Coach appeared first on Agilemania. Agile Coaching Blogs Large Scale Scrum

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My PSM class of May 2020 will be online.

Gunther Verheyen

In April 2020, I facilitated my first PSM course (‘Professional Scrum Master’) in an online mode. It was amazing to see how Gunther can tell a story and take you into the wonders of Scrum seamlessly. Check your agenda for your availability on 28 and 29 May 2020.

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Parabol: Improve your retrospectives

Girl's Guide to PM

I know Scrum teams are multi-functional with a high degree of autonomy, but sometimes you do have to consult the organization’s lawyer or the PR team. Are you looking for a tool to run retrospective meetings?

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How to Get Hired as a Scrum Master

Agilemania

Being a consultant, one of the activities I often indulge in is helping the organization hire a Scrum Master if needed. Blogs Agile agile assessment Agile Certification Agile Coach Agile Metrics agile planning Agile Scrum training Enterprise Agile Professional Scrum Trainer

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