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How to assess maturity of an Agile Team?

When a Scrum Master starts her work in a company a question is usually raised on how to assess her performance or how to measure the value she adds. This is actually a question of what the product of Scrum Master’s work is. Typically it is team’s maturity that is considered a product of Scrum…

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Voting Mechanisms for Agile Teams

Development Teams operating in an agile environment benefit from having a high degree of freedom. These Teams are expected to make use of this freedom to make politics-free, high-quality decisions and offer companies unbeaten levels of value added in return. This is how companies give empowerment back to domain experts after long years of decision…

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Dec 0
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Making Progress as impact

I read a great book “The Lean Mindset: Ask the Right Questions” by Mary & Tom Poppendiecks couple of weeks ago. Authors quoted in one chapter result from research done by Amabile & Kramer*: the biggest motivator for knowledge workers Pohon on a day-to-day basis is making progress in meaningful work It sounded so simple yet so powerful…

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Being change agent

So yes! Finally, you have found your dream job and have become agility change agent. This is only beginning of your journey. There are lots of traps to be aware of. Some of the challenges that I could think of are: Company structure You need to be aware of company hierarchy and all politics that…

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