The concept of working agreements is as old as the need to cooperate. Inside the agile community, they are used to set the teams norms. They set the agreed upon cultural rules. Working agreements are enforceable within the team because it is a collective agreement. Typically, the people affected by them create them. Working agreements […]
(March 2018. Lagos, Nigeria.) History has been made. Nigeria has been officially introduced to the globally recognized Scrum Alliance certification programs. BeardedEagle partnered with The Agile Advisor Group through a collaborative effort with President Abby Osoba to bring the first ever Certified Scrum Master® (CSM) certification course to Nigeria. In the past, people interested in […]
So, you’ve completed the ScrumMaster training and finally got your certificate as a Certified Scrum Master! Congratulations! Now, its time to prepare for your ScrumMaster interview and land the job. The interview, whether it is in-person, via the web, or on the phone, is still the most common way of selecting a person for […]
With every new year comes hope for renewal and a fresh start. The desire to stay fit and lose weight are usually among the Top 5 New Years resolutions year after year. But, how optimistic are you about those goals after the first quarter of the year? By mixing Scrum with SMART goals, you can […]
Here’s a consolidated view of CSP® certification requirements and tips on how to earn Scrum Education Units (SEUs). Once you have earned your CSP® certification, there are four things you must do to maintain it. Earn 40 SEUs during the current renewal period. Complete your CSP® renewal application by verifying your profile information and attaching […]
The interview, whether it is in-person, via the web, or on the phone, is still the most common way of selecting a person for a job. The interviewer or recruiter must make a decision about you in one hour or less. They must assess your ability perform the job and if you are cultural fit for the organization. Your ability to understand their needs and history becomes monumental. However, don’t treat it like a mountain blocking you. It is simply a stepping stone to where you want to go.
How do you feel about Scrum? Let Cupid shoot a few arrows of retrospective to set your Agile heart ablaze with Scrum Passion At this time of year everyone thinks about romance. The romance they have, the romance they want or the romance they lost. We wish for cupid to shoot a red arrow of […]