A comparison of the PMI-ACP℠ and the Certified Scrum Master and Certified Scrum Professional

A comparison of the PMI-ACP, CSM, and CSPI am often asked how the PMI ACPsm and the Certified Scrum Master compare.  So here is a stab at what the differences and similarities are between the two certifications.  I would love to make this comparison robust so please leave comments to help make this a valuable [...]

By | 2017-03-31T23:33:03+00:00 January 3rd, 2012|agile, PMI ACP, scrum master|58 Comments

What does Agile mean for a Project Manager’s Career

Do you need Project Managers if you are agile? What happens to my career as a PM if we adopt agile? Don't worry, here is what you can expect.

Enterprise Scale Sprint Planning

On Monday I held our second sprint planning session of 2011 on my enterprise scale agile (scrum) project. in this video I talk about how I held the sprint planning day. Below is a panoramic picture of the sprint planning session. ~40 people in the room with 3 projectors and 3 separate conference numbers.  Sound [...]

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