Are you ScrumBUT? No excuses!

ScrumBUT teams have one common attitude, namely that they seem to be engaged in using Scrum… BUT… they have various excuses as to why some elements of the method have not been implemented. This approach can be a really risky for all concerned, from the Management’s, the Product Owner’s and the team perspective. The Agile…

How to Scale Scrum Effectively

When looking for guides and strategies for Scaling Frameworks for Enterprise use, Scaling Scrum is by far the most commonly talked about with numerous Enterprise adoption case studies documenting the benefits. These case studies usually promote one or another of a growing number of strategies for Scaling Scrum. Despite Scrums popularity there seems to be…

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Roadblocks to Enterprise Scrum Adoption

In Part 1 of our Enterprise Scrum Series, entitled ’How to Adopt Scrum at Enterprise Level’, we talked about the additional Roles and Responsibilities required when scaling up Scrum for Enterprise use. The Enterprise Scrum Master has a difficult job requiring a global (in the enterprise sense) perspective. With this in mind, and to facilitate…

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How to Adopt Scrum at Enterprise Level

Is Scrum an Agile framework with simple rules? Can we use Scrum for multi-team, multi-location and multi-project environment? What are the roles and responsibilities within companies using Scrum? Since 1999, we have pioneered the use of Agile from small teams to large enterprises with many teams. From our considerable experience we have established what works…