Retrospectives

How Can We Do It Better?

It’s Effort, Not Duration

A discussion on the LinkedIn Certified Scrum Master board led me to read an article on Mike Cohn’s blog titled, “It’s Effort, Not Complexity.” Mike argues that stakeholders don’t care about how hard it is to do something,...

  1. Posted on August 24, 2010 8:29:PM by Application Administrator to Retrospectives
  2. Methods & Processes, Technique, Agile, planning, estimation, Management

If You Want To Improve, Stop Managing Your Problems…

If_You_Want_To_Improve_Stop_Managing_Your_Problems …and start solving them. Sounds great, but what does it mean? What’s the difference between managing a problem and solving it? I recently held a workshop on using Scrum to drive process improvement at CIISA 2009, held in Guadalajara, Mexico, where I focused on using...

  1. Posted on September 30, 2009 5:22:PM by Application Administrator to Retrospectives
  2. Methods & Processes, Technique, Agile, Scrum, Management, practices, Process