In our Kanban training, we present the following from Alice in Wonderland: It’s Certainly not a new concept or idea. Even in the software development field, I know this has been used before. Tom Gilb used it in his 1988 book, Principles of Software Engineering Management.   Ajay...

Guest post by Yuval Yeret, Enterprise Lean/Agile Consultant and head of AgileSparks USA This article was originally published as a series of posts at Yuval Yeret on Lean/Agile, a blog post and email featuring thoughts, experiences, tools and best practices. Read more at http://YuvalYeret.com and connect with him...

Testing intends to maintain and improve the quality of software over time. One of the major shifts from traditional/waterfall software development to Agile software development is how testing is conceptualized and implemented. Some common attempts to become more agile include: Adding a dedicated tester to a...

A ceremony Scrum practitioners are familiar with is Sprint Planning. It’s an important ceremony for a Scrum team in which the team plans for the next Sprint. It typically is a 1-3 hour meeting when team members come together, understand the work needed to be...

As you shift into a position of leadership in your career, you might feel the extra responsibility in the form of stress, nerves or doubt. It is completely natural to feel uncomfortable, yet eager, to move up the corporate ladder. Your first time as a...

“They were always energized by the mind-boggling challenge of how to make the product better”, says Patrick Steyaert, their coach. This consistent commitment to continuous improvement at all levels is a testament to the character of Nemetschek Scia before a poorly implemented Scrum was introduced....

ScrumDo now support GitHub pull requests. As a reminder, after configuring the integration, adding text like 'Card #5' or sd-5 to a commit message will tag that card (#5) with that commit. That same syntax now also works in the title, body, or comments of a...

A new release went out today with a few basic, but hopefully long-awaited changes mostly centered around quality-of-life type updates. Links - Before, if you added a link to a card and then came back later and clicked that link the experience was horrible. The card...

This is an excerpt from The Scrumban [R]Evolution - Getting the Most Out of Agile, Scrum and Lean Kanban by Ajay Reddy, one of the co-founders of ScrumDo For more information, Chapter 5 of the book provides a detailed overview of one approach for introducing Scrumban...