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Simplify your workflow to boost team performance

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Over the last month or so, Iโ€™ve been considering whether the workflow dictated by my teamโ€™s Scrum board is indeed a mini-waterfall within the Scrum framework. In this article we look at how you can simplify your workflow and unleash the power of sub-tasks to supercharge your team performance. Current Situation Hereโ€™s what my teams Scrum board […]

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Using Mentimeter for Sprint Retrospectives

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As a Scrum Master, I use a variety of different tools to help facilitate Sprint retrospectives. In this article, I’d like to specifically show you how I use Mentimeter to quickly gather data from the teams whilst working remotely. Icebreaker I always start with an ice breaker. I use a variety of different ice breaking […]

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Agile Batman Reading List

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I love to constantly learn, and one of the ways to do that is to read LOTS. So I figured I’d share with you all the wonderful books I’ve read in a new section of my site called “Reading List”. If you have any suggestions, or really enjoyed something on that list, just let me […]

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Agile Team Structure – Part 4

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We’ve already looked at how platform based teams can be deployed in your agile organisation in part 1 of this series. Then in part 2, I showed you how we transitioned to project based teams, and why that doesn’t really work. In part 3, we delved into how feature based teams could work for you, […]