The Importance of Time-boxing

When using Scrum, your iterations are fixed time (1 week, 2 weeks, 30 days etc) and therefore your cost is fixed so the only thing that can vary is scope.  Time-boxing is critical to success when implementing Scrum since you don’t really want to waste a lot of...

Truthfulness is the key

This extends to any type of business or co-worker relationship, but Scrum teaches truthfulness above all else.  The Team must trust each other and be honest with themselves and other Team members.  If you have a problem with a Team member, talk to them.  If you see a...