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ADAPTing Agile: 5 Killer steps to Change And Innovation

Reading Time: 3 minutes Introduction ADAPTing Agile development, as the leading Agile speaker and author Mike Cohn describes “how one can iterate toward increased agility by combining a senior-level guiding coalition with multiple action teams.” To successfully implement a change, senior leadership need to create a sense of urgency in their organization so that employees, lower-level managers and other impacted stakeholders are on board. It will help gain confidence Continue Reading

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How to Create Sprints in Jira

Reading Time: 6 minutes In this blog post, we’ll be holding a look at precisely what sprints are and why you should apply them within your association. We also have some proficient tips on how you can produce a flourishing sprint proceeding in Jira so that you can start catching results snappily and efficiently. What is Sprint in Jira? A sprint is a fixed time period in an uninterrupted Continue Reading

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How to differentiate between Product Owner and Business Analyst Role?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Roles of Product Owner and Business Analyst: Product owner and the Business analyst are the two key players in requirements gathering from the stake holders and analysis process. Role of a Product Owner: Basic intent of a product owner is to represent the customer to the development team. The key responsibility of the product owner is to manage and give the visibility to the product Continue Reading

Tips to write User stories

Reading Time: 4 minutes Before starting on tips to write user stories, let’s first understand what a User Story, who owns the User Story, the elements of the User Story, etc is. What is a User Story? A user story is the lowest unit of work in an Agile frame. It’s an end aim, not a point, expressed from the software user’s perspective. A user story is an informal, Continue Reading

An Ideal Sprint Length in Scrum

Reading Time: 3 minutes When the teams start working in the Scrum methodology within Agile project management one thing comes into everyone’s mind i.e; Sprint. In this blog, we will come to know What is Sprint?? How long it could be?? Who determines Sprint Lenght etc. What is Sprint Lenght? The life span of a sprint is called Sprint length. While there’s no hard-and-fast rule, the thumb rule is Continue Reading

What are the important 6 qualities of a great Scrum Master?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Enjoys helping the team and being active part of it In order to understand the needs of a team, a great scrum master must be an active part of it. Scrum Masters need to enjoy helping others. This cannot be something a Scrum Master does grudgingly. Helping can be particularly challenging if the Scrum Master is in a dual role and expected to contribute also Continue Reading

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The reason why to not modify Scrum

Reading Time: 4 minutes Remember that Scrum is a frame, not a set of work instructions. The Scrum frame is veritably feather-light, but what it includes is essential. Every piece of the frame is there for a reason. Making the following variations can come with negative consequences. 1)  Not having a Product Owner There are three accountabilities in Scrum: The Scrum Master is primarily responsible for perfecting the stepping down of Scrum within the association. The Developers do the work of Continue Reading

UNDERSTAND SCRUM IN A NUTSHELL

Reading Time: 4 minutes What Is Scrum? Scrum is a lightweight framework. It helps teams collaborate, self-organize and learn from experience. Thereby, enabling teams to generate value frequently through adaptive solutions to solve complex problems. The Scrum journey starts with stakeholders having an idea to develop a product. Stakeholders / Management empowers a product owner to collect their ideas, requirements and features. Product owner make a list of ideas Continue Reading

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Sprint Review: It’s Not Just A Demo

Reading Time: 3 minutes What is a sprint review? It’s a meeting for the Team to get together for a demo, or show-and-tell, at the end of a Sprint that what they done. The Scrum framework calls for the completion of product promotions that can be submitted during each run. Therefore, you should be able to show a fully functional feature, or set of features, at the end of Continue Reading

What are spikes in scrum and how to use spike scrum?

Reading Time: 3 minutes What is spike in scrum? Spike is nothing but an experiment that provides the developers to evaluate the functional increment. spike story will not deliver any business value in the current sprint , however it will help business delivery in the coming sprint . A Spike is created when the team does not know all the details and need to investigate or explore . The Continue Reading

Top Skills of a Scrum Master

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hello everyone, I know for a beginner it used to very difficult to understand what are skills a person should have to become a Scrum Master. In this blog, I am going to discuss the top skills of the Scrum Master. Before moving to know the top skills of Scrum Master we should know who is Scrum Master? Who is a scrum master? Scrum Master Continue Reading

Difference between Product Owner and Product Manager

Reading Time: 4 minutes Scrum is a powerful and lightweight agile framework mainly used for implementing various iterative and incremental projects. Transitioning to scrum brings in quite a lot of new job roles that seem quite confusing when compared to traditional job roles. The product owner and product manager are the two among various job roles. Product owners and product managers tend to work towards the same goals and Continue Reading

MoSCoW Method: How to Make the Best of Prioritization

Reading Time: 2 minutes As a rule, the daily routine includes a bunch of tasks. Ideally, we’ll have enough time and energy to cover all of them – but it just might happen that the number of tasks is immense and the resources available are not in abundance. That’s where prioritization comes in. MoSCoW technique makes the best of prioritization which helps to prioritise tasks based on their value Continue Reading