Welcome to the end of 2019 week 51, one more before the end of the year. Here is a summary of this week’s posts, all focused on some of the Sprint Planning myths that will, in the end, impact your Sprint.
📅 Monday: Myth #1 – The Scrum Board
The Scrum myths the I will be talking about during this week are like the Mandela effect. We all think they are set as a normal part of Scrum but in reality, they are adaptations from other frameworks.
📅 Tuesday: Xmas Eve 🎅🎄🤶
📅 Wednesday: Xmas Day 🎅🎄🤶
📅 Thursday: Myth #2 – PO can be part-time
In my opinion, in Scrum, one of the less talked roles is the Product Owner. In many organizations, the role is even in a completely different department with a completely different hierarchy than the development team and the scrum master.
📅 Friday: Myth #3 – Extend the Sprint for a few days
It is very common, especially when a team is new to Scrum to talk about extending the Sprint. This usually happens for one of two reasons…
📅 Saturday: A last look back at 2019. Start looking forward at 2020
Today is the last Saturday of the year. Also, the decade if we consider the change in 2020 not 2021, there is some debate that there was never a year 0, but I am OK with that.
Hope you have an amazing new week.