Tag: scrum

  • Monthly Retrospectives – 5×12

    In today’s episode, Chuck talks about his own personal monthly retrospective. He describes the starfish retrospective format he uses, and the benefits of doing a periodic, personal retrospective. If you’d […]

  • Vary Your Daily Ritual – 5×11

    Today, Chuck talks about how a magazine ad from the late 80s and some listener feedback led to some improvements in the podcast. He also talks about ways to vary […]

  • 4×2 4×3 4×4 4×5 – CSP Certification Series

    In this four-part series, Chuck talks about getting his CSP certification. To start the series (4×2, episode 2 of season 4), he talks about the purpose of certification. In the […]

  • 3×09 – Rules Crunch

    In this episode of the Agile Chuck Wagon, Chuck talks about one of his favorite pastimes, roleplaying. There are a variety of rulesets out there, each with a level of […]

  • INVEST acronym for user stories – 2×08

    Today, Chuck introduces listeners to the INVEST acronym, which is a method to help ensure good quality user stories. User stories are often used in agile as a way of […]

  • Accuracy versus Precision – 2×05

    In this episode, Chuck talks about the difference between accuracy and precision. This distinction can be important to scrum masters and others who concern themselves with metrics. This episode is […]

  • Standup Tips for Staying Focused – 2×01

    To start Season 2, Chuck gives tips on the daily standup meeting for scrum teams, centering on how to keep the meeting productive. This episode is sponsored by our friends […]

  • Scrum Master Role – 1×15

    Chuck waxes poetic about the scrum master role and what it entails. Thanks Alan Lu for the question! A scrum master is the custodian of the process, the facilitator, a coach, an obstacle […]

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    Scrum in Simple English – 1×01

      In this inaugural episode, Chuck gives a 5-minute overview of Scrum in Simple English. The idea for this episode came from a statement by Lyssa Adkins of Coaching Agile Teams […]