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Importance of SCRUM for HR

July 28, 2017
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Importance of SCRUM for HR

The Scrum Book of Knowledge defines Scrum as an adaptive, iterative, fast and flexible methodology designed to quickly deliver significant value during a project. Scrum ensures transparency in communication and creates an environment of collective accountability and continuous progress. Interestingly, applying Scrum successfully in a project also requires the human resource management practices of the…

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SCRUM Path

July 27, 2017
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SCRUM Path

There are multiple levels in the Scrum certification and quite often, people do have questions regarding where to start with or how to start with. So today we will discuss regarding the same. The first in the list is Scrum Developer Certified which is an entry level certification for Scrum Team members and those who interact with any Scrum…

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10 Keys for Adopting Scrum

July 27, 2017
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10 Keys for Adopting Scrum

One of the most common adopted agile approaches in industry today is SCRUM, more so for agile software development.  In order to adopt the approach, core principles of SCRUM have to be implemented.  Various organizations have implemented agile approach including SCRUM. Ten keys that help a company identify changes that have to be implemented for…

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7 C’s of Scrum

July 26, 2017
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7 C’s of Scrum

Scrum is an iterative and incremental product development framework which ensures that the highest value is delivered to the consumer or the customer. 7 C’s of Scrum are the characteristics which ensure the highest value delivery through scrum framework. These C’s are discussed below: Consumer Centric: The focus of the Product Owner, Scrum Master and…

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Scrum and Kanban, alike or different?

July 26, 2017
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Scrum and Kanban, alike or different?

One of the criteria for selecting an agile tool in terms of Kanban or Scrum can be the time required. One of these methodology works well when there is shortage of time in terms of deadlines; the other one works well in situations where more time is required to carry out tasks when a diminutive…

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What are the Cultural Challenges in adopting SCRUM Framework?

July 25, 2017
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What are the Cultural Challenges in adopting SCRUM Framework?

Scrum framework is being used as a successful project delivery framework in many organizations. It’s been gaining in popularity over the last 15 years, as more and more organizations realize the benefits of Scrum. But before a particular team/organization embraces Scrum framework, the biggest challenge comes from the management, which is generally resistant to change,…

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How can marketing team benefit from Scrum?

July 25, 2017
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How can marketing team benefit from Scrum?

Scrum as an Agile methodology is currently most popular in IT development teams. However, that does not mean that it cannot be effectively used in other domains. In fact, as an Agile methodology of managing projects, it can be used wherever people work on projects on a regular basis. It can be used in a…

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What is the Importance of Scrum Certification?

July 24, 2017
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What is the Importance of Scrum Certification?

We will attempt to do a quick overview of some of the Scrum certifications that are currently being offered. Then, we will talk about figuring out the right trainer. It is beneficial to find a Scrum trainer with the background as yours however it is not an absolute requirement. The methodology and the style of the Scrum…

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Various Activities in Scrum Processes

July 24, 2017
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Various Activities in Scrum Processes

Scrum processes address the specific activities and flow of a Scrum project. In total there are 19 processes which are grouped into five phases. Please take a look at these processes and the activities listed under to them in order to understand the flow of a Scrum Project better. Initiate Create Project Vision—in this process,…

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Ensuring your team does not have too much or too little to do!

July 21, 2017
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Ensuring your team does not have too much or too little to do!

Scrum treats time as one of the most important constraints in managing a project. To address the constraint of time, Scrum introduces a concept called ‘Time-boxing’ which proposes fixing a certain amount of time for each process and activity in a Scrum project. This ensures that Scrum Team members do not take up too much…

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