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Fixing Your Scrum, currently in beta

July 10, 2019

Discover how to visualize your work, resolve impediments, and empower your teams to self-organize and deliver using advanced coaching and facilitation techniques that honor and support the Scrum values and Agile principles with Fixing Your Scrum, now in beta from pragprog.com/book/rrscrum/.

Fixing Your Scrum: Practical Solutions to Common Scrum Problems

A Scrum Master needs to know when their team is in trouble and understand how to help them get back on the path to delivery. Become a better Scrum Master so you can find the problems holding your teams back. Has your Daily Scrum turned into a meeting? Does your team struggle with creating user stories? Are stakeholders disengaged during Sprint Review? These issues are common. Learn to use empiricism as your guide and help your teams create great products.

Scrum is so much more than a checklist of practices to follow, yet that's exactly how many organizations practice it. Bring life back to your Scrum events by using advanced facilitation techniques to leverage the full intelligence of your team. Improve your retrospectives with new formats and exercises. Ask powerful questions that spark introspection and improvement. Get support and buy-in from management. Use Scrum as a competitive advantage for your organization. Create a definition of done that improves quality and fix failing sprints.

Take the next step on your journey as a Scrum Master. Transform your Scrum practices to help your teams enjoy their work again as they deliver high quality products that bring value to the world.

Now available from pragprog.com/book/rrscrum.

Upcoming Author Appearances

  • 2019-07-15 Kevin Hoffman, OSCon 2019 – Portland, OR
  • 2019-07-16 Johanna Rothman, Uberconf
  • 2019-07-18 Chris Strom, OSCON 2019 – Portland, OR
  • 2019-07-18 Dmitry Zinoviev, 5th International Conference on Computational Social Science, Amsterdam
  • 2019-08-05 Diana Larsen, Agile 2019 – Washington, D.C.
  • 2019-08-06 Diana Larsen, Agile2019 – Washington DC
  • 2019-08-07 Michael Keeling, Agile2019 in Washington, D.C.
  • 2019-08-07 Michael Keeling, Agile2019 in Washington, D.C.
  • 2019-08-08 Andy Lester, THAT Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI
  • 2019-08-21 Colin Jones, Abstractions
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