See how you can avoid the#1 Impediment to Agile Adoption!

What is the #1 impediment to agile adoption?  Get a pencil and write down your guess. No this is not a study it is just what I have personally experienced, maybe you have too.

Do you know what the Ideal Iteration duration is?

What length are your iteration? Why did you choose that length? I spoke at the Rally Agile Success Tour and the panelists were asked about extending iteration length. Here is what we ALL said...

By | 2016-10-25T16:20:19+00:00 November 23rd, 2010|agile, planning, scrum master, software development, teams, video blog|5 Comments

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