Category Archives: Scrum

Updated Release Burndown Spreadsheet Template

I mentioned this release burndown template in one of my earlier posts, but I have updated it quite a bit since then, so I am re-posting the link, along with some instructions. Release Backlog Template Here are the instructions – … Continue reading 

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My issues with the term "Scrum Master"

A few years ago I was very excited at the possibility of becoming a Scrum master.  At the time I had been an avid XP practitioner for a little over two years.  I had read several books on the Scrum … Continue reading 

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In my current environment We have the following: DevelopersSystem Analysts : QA TestersBusiness Analysts : Domain Experts Every morning at 9am we have our daily stand-up/scrum to enlighten the whole team and let everyone know what is going on.  We … Continue reading 

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