The angry scrum master

I once met an angry scrum master. He took “protecting the team” quite literally. So every time someone disagreed with the product owner, or had bad news or a question to share…he did it for them. The battles between scrum master and product owner were painful. As a distributed team (UK/US) they needed to make […]

Scrum Master..An Agile Oxymoron

One of my favourite transitions is helping people become a successful Scrum Master.  It’s very heartening to see an individual become a whole human being, not simply concerned with timelines and figures but happy, empowered and delivering to boot. Too often though this can be the most challenging task and far too often the individual […]