The Introverted Scrum Master

It's widely accepted that to be a good project manager, you must have an extroverted personality. However, as an introvert and project manager (Scrum Master), I argue this notion is outright wrong. First things first, let's align ourselves with an acceptable definition of what an introvert is. Merriam-Webster defines this…

AI did not write this headline 🤖📰

Hey there, As we move into the summer months, this is your friendly reminder to start planning your resource usage/loss for your projects if you haven’t done so already. According to a recent poll, “[76] percent of respondents say they plan to travel more with their family in…

Gauging your team’s efforts, using Velocity

If you ever find yourself walking into an ongoing project as the oncoming project manager, one of the first things you’ll want to know is how much work your team can get done in a specific amount of time. That, my friend, is the velocity (in the PM world)…

Project Management Knowledge: The Daily Scrum

The Daily Scrum aims to inspect progress toward the Sprint Goal and adapt the Sprint Backlog to adjust the upcoming planned work. This quick meeting is designed exclusively for active members of the Development Team. There are several formats accepted; however, the most widely recognized is the “what I did…