Scrum 1:2:2 (Month One:Week Two:Day Two)


This is my second day of the second week of my first month at my new job.  The differences between me and the other Scrum Master are really style at this point so it doesn’t make sense for me to sit in on all of their meetings anymore.  I’ve been focusing on the Business and … Continue reading Scrum 1:2:2 (Month One:Week Two:Day Two)

Scrum 1:1:3 (Month One:Week One:Day Three)


Long day yesterday so I’m late with my blog so I’m catching up while I ride the train to our other office.  I observed Sprint Planning for each of the first two teams.  This is their fourth sprint so they are working quite well together.  There is open dialogue about stories and their purpose, detailed tasking … Continue reading Scrum 1:1:3 (Month One:Week One:Day Three)

Scrum 1:1:2 (Month One:Week One:Day Two)


Today I spent my time in meetings.  I should just end right there because we all know that when you do that, you’re not getting any actual work done.  It’s the type of day that ends with you wondering where all your time went and how fifty people even know you’re email address!  I managed … Continue reading Scrum 1:1:2 (Month One:Week One:Day Two)

Scrum 1:1:1 (Month One:Week One:Day One)


So it’s the first day on the new team.  There are already two teams sprinting under the other Scrum Master.  I’ve worked with him before indirectly and he’s got the right experience and talent so it’s going to be a great partnership once my two teams are in flight.  He’s not a push over, not … Continue reading Scrum 1:1:1 (Month One:Week One:Day One)