Ken Schwaber is the Founder and President of Scrum Org. Scrum.org providing resources, training, assessment, and certification for Scrum Masters and Scrum Developers. Prior to starting Scrum.org, Ken had a software consulting business for almost 28 years. He is the co-author of Software in 30-Days: How Agile Managers Beat the Odds, Delight Their Customers, And Leave Competitors In the Dust.
Our special guest for this show is Ken Schwaber. Ken will provide his thoughts on comparing bad agile versus good agile. He will consider velocity versus value. He will talk about managing agile teams. Joe Raynus supplies the CHAOS Cameo on his favorite Key Process Indicator (KPI). In addition, I will provide a book review on Agile Estimating and Planning.
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Faster, Better, Cheaper
CHAOS Tuesday #95 is titled “Faster, Better, Cheaper”. Our special guest for this show is Dan Ward. Dan explains why NASA’s Faster, Better, Cheaper is a good idea in face of recent criticism. You can get all three. Our PM2GO.com contribution is from Niels Groen on not getting blindsided. Ken Schwaber provides the CHAOS Cameo of the watering down of… Read more
CHAOS Tuesday #92 is titled “Good Scrum”. In Jim Johnson’s introduction he provides our definition of the agile process, which is one of the 10 Factors of Value in the Factors of Value Report. In our first segment Ken Schwaber tells us what makes a good scrum master, a good product owner, and a good scrum team. In our second segment Richard Mark… Read more
Learning from Retrospectives
CHAOS Tuesday: Conversations in CHAOS – Show 1: Learning from Retrospectives. In our first show, the team and our special guest, Ken Schwaber of Scrum.Org, discuss what can be learned from doing retrospectives. We first define a retrospective as a meeting held by a project team at the end of a project or process or iteration to discuss ways to improve… Read more
May You Learn
CHAOS Tuesday #71: is titled “May You Learn”. In our first session we will learn about the second and third most important lessons from the IT Leadership Academy Value Studio. The energetic Thornton May is a futurist, author, and educator. He leads the IT Leadership Academy, and FutureScapes Advisors, Inc. May is a consummate research professional that has perfected the… Read more
CHAOS Tuesday #96 is titled “Measuring Scrum”. Our special guest for this show is Ken Schwaber. Ken will provide his opionion on how executives should be measuring the success of their agile teams. Our PM2GO.com contribution is from Richard Mark Soley on motivation. Robert Cline supplies the CHAOS Cameo on the cost of user acceptance testing (UAT).
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PM Agile Role
CHAOS Tuesday #103 is titled “PM Agile Role”. Our special guest for this show is Ken Schwaber. Ken Schwaber will provide his thoughts on the role of the project manager in an agile environment. PM2GO.com contribution is Chip Bell on winning organizations. Gail Raynus supplies the CHAOS Cameo on know what you know.
In this show we will explore:
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Software in 30-Days
CHAOS Tuesday #32 is on how agile software development creates value. Our guest is Ken Schwaber, Founder and President of Scrum Org. Ken is the co-author of Software in 30-Days. Ken talks about his book and tells why developing software fast increases value. Agile methods, including Scrum, focus on delivering software products quickly thus improving the return on value. Agile methods… Read more
CHAOS Tuesday #98 is titled “Without Process”. Our special guest for this show is Ellen Hancock. Ellen will provide her thoughts on emotional maturity skills. PM2GO.com contribution is from Herb Cohen on how to say "No”. Ken Schwaber supplies the CHAOS Cameo on his thoughts on value versus success. In this show we will explore:
How to say “No”
Value versus… Read more