Author Archives: scrumlancer

About scrumlancer

Founder at Scrumlancer

Agile contracting

Agile contracts must be flexible enough to promote collaboration between suppliers and customers. At the same time, one must not loose control on project scope and cost. Here we discuss the various contract types and analyse their fitment to agile projects.

Does your dream product / project have a good business case?

Many jump into projects just because they are interested in it, neglecting the business case of the product. Yes, we have google, a great product where the product happened first without any business case, and then business cases were built around it. They were even tempted to sell it for USD 1 million, fortunately there… Read More »

Scrum learning program outline

The Agile methodologies – An overview Agile manifesto Agile principles The prominent agile methodologies The paradigm shift PDCA Vs PDSA The business case for going for Agile Overview of SCRUM Origins of scrum Lean thinking The scrum overview Product owner roles and responsibilities Scrum master roles and responsibilities Scrum team roles and responsibilities Product backlog… Read More »

Scrum project startup checklist

Here are a set of things to be ensured before the start of the scrum project, to ensure success; The entire team must be aware of the scrum framework, ceremonies, artifacts and how these things work together to deliver. Scrum master must ensure this. The whole team must be aware of the non-negotiability of time… Read More »