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What Makes a Great Scrum Master?

Hello, my friends. Today we’re talking about a very interesting topic, very controversial, and so a lot of Scrum Masters and Agile coaches might disagree, which I’m okay with but I’ll tell you my opinion. What’s the difference between a great Scrum Master and an average one? I have three criteria based on my ten …

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Can Scrum be used in a Law Firm?

Hey guys, Anatoly from Define Agile. Here I’m answering your questions. These two questions came from Nacho Martinez. He asks: “What’s your opinion about applying Agile Project Management, Scrum, Kanban in legal firms?” That’s a great question. Yes, you can definitely apply Scrum and Kanban to not only software development projects but such things as …

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Why do Waterfall Projects Fail?

Hi guys, Anatoly from Define Agile here. I keep on answering your questions. This one is from VJ. He asks, “Why do Waterfall projects fail compared to Agile projects?” It is a great question. Before I start talking about Agile, I just want to tell you that this is not completely true. First of all, …

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Should Scrum Master Be Technical?

Hey guys, Anatoly from Define Agile here. Today I am answering a question from Sabah Omer. Sabah said: “Thank you so much for recording the video. I am looking for your advice on students or professionals without an IT/software backgrounds as myself, pursuing certification and then a career in Agile Consultant/Scrum Master. I want to …

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How to Get Started with Agile and Scrum

Hey guys, what’s going on? Anatoly from Define Agile here. I keep answering your questions and this one is: “How do I get started with Agile and Scrum?” It’s a very, very good question. A lot of people are just starting out, a lot of teams are just starting out, and they are not sure …

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How to Practice Agile Facilitation: Agile Basics

Hey guys, Anatoly from Define Agile here. Today’s question is, “How do I practice my Agile facilitation?” That’s a great question. If in a company that is interested in Agile, the easiest way to practice your Agile facilitation is to talk to your boss and say, “Let’s do some retrospectives.” A retrospective is a best …

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Difference Between Project Manager and Scrum Master

Hey guys, Anatoly from Define Agile here. The question that I got asked yesterday was: “Most often job postings are written as a Scrum Master/Project Manager. What is the main difference between Scrum Master and a Project Manager? How can you apply those two skillsets to fulfill the needs of the organization?” That’s a great …

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Agile versus Waterfall Methodology

Hello again, my friends. . Anatoly here from Define Agile. We’re discovering the world of Agile together, and today we’re talking about the topic that is a big one. Most of people are confused by it. Most people are asking lots of questions about it. What is the difference between Agile and Waterfall methodologies ? …