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Scrum Shortcuts without Cutting Corners: Agile Tactics, Tools, & Tips

By Ilan Goldstein

Book Date: July 26, 2013 | ISBN-10: 0321822366 | ISBN-13: 978-0321822369 | variation: 1
Practical, step by step Scrum concepts for making improvements to techniques, activities, and Outcomes

The frequent adoption and luck of Scrum might be attributed largely to its perceived intuitiveness and ease. but if new Scrum practitioners try and follow Scrum conception and high-level techniques in real initiatives, they typically locate it unusually tough. In Scrum Shortcuts with no slicing Corners, Scrum specialist Ilan Goldstein is helping you translate the Scrum framework into fact to satisfy the Scrum demanding situations your formal education by no means warned you about.

Drawing on his vast agile event in a variety of tasks and environments, Goldstein offers thirty confirmed, versatile shortcuts for optimizing Scrum procedures, activities, and results. every one shortcut walks you thru using a Scrum method of in achieving a tangible output. those easy-to-digest, actionable styles tackle a extensive diversity of themes together with getting began, caliber and metrics, group contributors and roles, dealing with stakeholders, estimation, non-stop development and lots more and plenty more.

Whatever your function, Scrum Shortcuts with no slicing Corners might help you're taking your Scrum abilities to the following point and attain larger ends up in any venture you perform.

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