ScrumMaster Roles and Responsibilities

Find me on:  LinkedIn For those not familiar with agile development and Scrum, a ScrumMaster may sound like a new term for project manager. Those familiar with Scrum, however, know that the truth is very different. In many ways, a ScrumMaster is the antithesis of an old-school project manager. Instead of telling, the ScrumMaster coaches…. Read More

What is a User Story?

Find me on:  LinkedIn  User Stories are one of the most important parts of agile development. Yes, user stories replace those traditional requirements and specifications docs. But they do it in such a different manner that casual observers wouldn’t even recognize the relationship. One of the best user story definitions I’ve found comes from Wikipedia: “In software… Read More