Agile and Scrum, entwined and related

“Agile” (the label) is all over the place. Who would have guessed in early 2001? When the Manifesto for Agile Software Development was created and the English adjective ‘agile’ obtained its specific meaning in the context of software development. What is this manifesto, commonly known as the Agile Manifesto, about actually? “Scrum” (the method) is all over the place. Scrum terminology increasingly dominates software development vocabulary. Who […]

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The Scrum Practitioner Open assessment (update)

As people and organizations grow and mature their implementation of Scrum, they regularly check with us at Scrum.org about particular points of interest. Recently we have seen an increase in the need for help and inspiration in scaling Scrum and in ways to educate and assess Scrum practitioners. As a first step in further supporting those individuals, organizations and the software industry as […]

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