25
Mar

Scrum Day London, May 2016

SCRUM DAY LONDON logo (1)Scrum Day London is the first event of its kind to be held in the United Kingdom. It will explore the need and demand for Agility across the private and public sector.

 

Theme: Business Agility Through Professional Scrum

Scrum Day London 2016 will be the inaugural conference organised by Akaditi.com in partnership with Advanced Product Development Ltd & Scrum.Org in London. The conference brings together an international community of Business Leaders, Senior Managers, Software Craftsmen and Scrum Professionals who wish to benefit from agile and scrum practices and ideas.

Experienced executives and practitioners from all disciplines will present information and insights that have meaning for you. Our delegates are receptive decision-makers and thought-leaders in their own communities. They are eager to explore new approaches to long-standing problems.

For more information and to book your tickets, visit: http://scrumdaylondon.com/

27
Jan

Is Value More Important Than Velocity?

value-v-velocityWe’ve all heard the ‘promise’ that Agile done properly can result in reduced costs, higher quality and quicker times to market.

But what exactly does it take to realise those benefits?

And should managers/teams be focusing on velocity or business value delivered?

In this video, Agile coach Jeff “Cheezy” Morgan shares a number of effective practices and strategies for cutting costs and delivering high quality products/software faster on Agile projects.

Jeff is Chief Technology Officer and a cofounder of LeanDog. He’s been coaching teams on Agile and Lean techniques for over 10 years now, so it’s safe to say he knows what he’s talking about.

Have a watch and do feel free to share your thoughts. Read more