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Why We Dropped Scrum for Kanban in Our Lead-up to Launch

Scrum Alliance - Sun, 05/26/2013 - 23:44
Let me set the scene: It's around three weeks before the launch of our product (an expensive, big-bang PR launch) and the team is discussing the plan of attack for launch. We're coming up to the end of our sprint and grooming the backlog so that i...
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Agile Performance Testing: An Experimental Approach

Scrum Alliance - Sun, 05/26/2013 - 22:21
Introduction The performance of a product plays an important role in the quality of the product, including software applications. Quality brings excellence and popularity to the product, followed by more business for the organization. A user can...
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Comparison Chart_CSP_updated May17

Scrum Alliance - Fri, 05/24/2013 - 20:04
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The Flow in Retrospective

Scrum Alliance - Thu, 05/23/2013 - 20:56
I've noticed that it's always a good time to go back to basics. So I recently took a quick look at some Scrum framework diagrams. In all of them, with minor variations, we can find: A vision A product backlog A sprint backlog Iterative sprin...
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Pune Gathering 2013

Scrum Alliance - Wed, 05/22/2013 - 01:43
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Is Scope Creep Anti-Scrum?

Scrum Alliance - Tue, 05/21/2013 - 07:53
Scope creep is a term that I see being used by Scrum teams. I've always wondered if this term smells of inadequate Scrum implementation. It's an indication of traditional project management that's disguised in the appearance of Scrum. To explai...
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Why Big Bosses Say They're Tired of Agile (or, The Scrum Speech After One Year)

Scrum Alliance - Sat, 05/18/2013 - 20:35
In my journey from a small town and poor farmer family of India to the Big B's (Bosses) of the world's largest corporations, I've seen some strange behaviors. Whenever I set up an Agile transformation workshop or an Agile center of excellence i...
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Pune Gathering Agenda

Scrum Alliance - Fri, 05/17/2013 - 23:52
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Growth stats March 2013

Scrum Alliance - Fri, 05/17/2013 - 06:32
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Micro PDCA: Improve Your Improvement

Scrum Alliance - Fri, 05/17/2013 - 05:52
The concern about continuous improvement has been a constant at Facta TI since the company's inception. This concern made some practices emerge in a natural way, and they quietly became part of our days. In fact, they became so natural to us tha...
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MicroPDCA.Mario Melo.IMAGE 2

Scrum Alliance - Fri, 05/17/2013 - 05:11
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MicroPDCA.Mario Melo.IMAGE 1

Scrum Alliance - Fri, 05/17/2013 - 05:08
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Training CSM Growth March 2013 Stats

Scrum Alliance - Thu, 05/16/2013 - 19:56
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Agile St. Louis

Scrum Alliance - Thu, 05/16/2013 - 05:24
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Training CSM Growth March 2013 Stats

Scrum Alliance - Thu, 05/16/2013 - 01:15
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Agile Software Development: A People Business

Scrum Alliance - Tue, 05/14/2013 - 23:40
Let's face it: People skills is not an area in which the software development community has traditionally excelled. The very traits that can help a developer excel at technical problem solving can often make him or her challenging to work with day...
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Agile Training in San Jose, CA - 5/29 - 5/31...

Agile Announcements Yahoo! Group - Mon, 05/13/2013 - 21:42
Agile thought leader, co-author of Becoming Agile: in an Imperfect World, and EVP of Santeon Group, Dr. Ahmed Sidky will be leading a Fundamentals of Agile:
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Step 1: Use a Checklist

Scrum Alliance - Mon, 05/13/2013 - 07:44
When you're about to engage in a risky activity, such as flying an airplane, it's wise to be prepared. The cost of a mistake may be measured in lives. Thankfully, aviators have figured out a simple but effective means to keep planes flying safely....
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