7 Common Mistakes That Can Damage Scrum Stand up Meetings

Scrum is such as integral part of Agile that these two terms are often used interchangeably even by the IT industry insiders. One of the most rigorously used and abused frameworks of Agile, Scrum is one of those concepts which seem easy at the first sight but come with a tricky implementation. This tricky implementation part has many a times damaged the scrum stand up meetings. The entire purpose of these daily scrum stand up meetings is to give an opportunity to all the team members to share such information with the rest of the team that they must be...

Top 5 Industries That Are Adopting Agile Other Than Software

Though nowhere mentioned in the Agile manifesto, the Agile development mechanism has always been regarded as exclusively designed for IT industry. However, in the close to 2 decades of its existence, a number of companies belonging to industries other than IT have gladly adopted Agile development practices and gained immense profits out of it. Presence of APM (Agile Project Management) enablers gives ample opportunities for non-software development companies to adapt APM theory. Companies undertaking project planning and control have been using orthodox management methods with unsatisfactory results for far too long. The companies hence went looking (and are still looking)...

Why You Need Short Sprints To Meet The Customer Business Needs

Lately there has been much talk about agile software development and the best way to plan a successful sprint that meets the costumer business needs. We can say that the duration of the sprint greatly influences the end result of successful software deliveries, and this goes against the cultural aspects of each company, business dynamism and user expectations. (more…)

4 Key Advantages of SAFe Agilist Certification

Certification Helps Certification does help you to showcase your talent. Though getting certified does not make you an expert, it lays a baseline that you are aware about the concepts and what it takes to scale agile in large and complex organizations. Believe me.. It matters! It matters a lot for your prospective employers!! Practical application By getting trained by an SPC gets you access to immediate knowledge on the current industry trends and issues faced in it. Since only like minded people will attend the training, you get to hear different perspectives of problems faced in large organizations and...