Le parole di Scrum (Italian version of the Scrum glossary)

I am excited to announce that Michael Forni is working on an Italian translation of my book “Scrum – A Pocket Guide”. We aim at releasing “Scrum – La Guida Tascabile” (working title) in 2018, hoping it brings value to many Italian Scrum practitioners. I took the opportunity to revisit my original text (dating from 2013). […]

Scrum Glossary

Burn-down Chart: a chart showing the decrease of remaining work against time. Burn-up Chart: a chart showing the increase of a parameter, e.g. value, against time. Daily Scrum: a daily event, time-boxed to 15 minutes or less, to re-plan the development work during a Sprint. The event serves for the Development Team to share the […]

The T-Shape Deception

I have never worked with a single person who mastered no more than a single skill. Every individual I worked with had the intrinsic capability to perform in more than one type of work. Every individual I worked with had the intrinsic ability to join forces with people that master other areas of expertise. Every […]

De kernwaarden van Scrum

Scrum is een samenhangend framework van regels, rollen en principes die mensen en organisaties ondersteunen, maar dat afhankelijk van de exacte situatie en context ingevuld kan worden. Scrum is een expliciet empirisch proces omdat alleen een empirische aanpak in complexe omgevingen werkelijke controle biedt. Scrum is geënt op een aantal kernwaarden. Alhoewel deze waarden op zich […]

Speaking Engagement 2017 (re-vers-ify)

I’ve been asked to go present at some events in 2017. It got me into more clearly describing what my speaking engagement will be about. Download the PDF “2017 Speakers Topic Gunther Verheyen re-vers-ify“. I foresee spending much of my energy on introducing “re-vers-ify” to the world, a way for people to re-imagine their organisation by re-imagining their Scrum. There […]