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January 30, 2015

The Lord of the Sprint: The Retrospective of the King

I love retrospectives!  Retrospectives are fun!  It's like you're getting a second chance at life, and you can do better at living the next life.  Well maybe that is an exaggeration.  Haha! In Tolkien's stories we see a lot of retrospectives happening at various points in the timeline.  We see…
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January 28, 2015

The Lord of the Sprint: The Two Backlogs

When you are doing Scrum, how many backlogs do you work with in one project?  I'd bet most people would answer: "Just one backlog, duh!?!" There are two backlogs actually: the Product Backlog and the Sprint Backlog. The Sprint Backlog is the subset of the Product Backlog which the team…
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January 27, 2015

The Lord of the Sprint: The Fellowship of the Team

Hello! It's me again, Kevin, your friendly neighborhood Scrum Master,  back so soon for another blog.  :) In following the Scrum framework, you do work in increments called Sprints.  I think it is still a common misconception that the Scrum Master is considered as the "Lord of the Sprint".  This…
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January 26, 2015

There and back again… a Scrum Master’s tale

Hi there.  I'm Kevin, Scrum Master for all the teams in Chromedia.  I joined the company last June 2014.  At that moment, I have had 2 years of experience being a Scrum Master for a software development team.  In my previous company we formed the first Scrum Team and I…
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