Finally a Successful Scrum of Scrums Format – Vlog

This is working! Really working. Finally a version of the scrum of scrums, that works. Use Pull. Watch and see how I am using pull in our SoS, now called the "Chicken Coop Chat"

By | 2016-10-25T16:20:19+00:00 October 29th, 2010|agile, Scaling Agile, Scrum, scrum-of-scrums, teams, video blog|4 Comments

Book Review: Balancing Agility and Discipline – A guide for the Perplexed, by Barry Bohem and Richard Turner

Book Review: Balancing Agility and Discipline - A guide for the Perplexed, by Barry Bohem and Richard Turner

Why is 7 +-2 the ideal Scrum team size?

Maybe you have heard that the ideal Scrum team size is 7 +-2 but do you really understand why? In this video I SHOW you why it is the rule and the real trouble you can get into if it is larger. Plus what you can do when you have really large teams.

By | 2016-10-25T16:20:19+00:00 September 17th, 2010|agile, People, Scrum, teams, video blog|6 Comments

Sprint Review: Emotional Time-line Diagram

If you don't use the Emotional Time-line Diagramming technique in your Sprint Reviews you should. In this video I describe the technique and my experience using it last week.