Author Archives: Samir Penkar

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We don’t have a professional full-time Scrum Master on agile teams.

  The thing that Katy Sherman likes about agile is the focus on teams. The most interesting part of the conversation is about how the Scrum Master role is structured on Katy’s teams. Her team does not have any professional … Continue reading

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Notes from an Agile Coach and Trainer from Argentina: Carolina Gorosito

  Carolina Gorosito is an Agile Coach, Trainer, and Consultant based in Argentina. Resolving conflict makes Carolina proud of her work. Listen to an example of how she resolved a conflict with a team. Find out the one mistake she … Continue reading

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Scrum Masters are passionate generalist.

    Jeff Lopez-Stuit is one of the few Scrum Alliance Certified Enterprise Coaches (CEC). He is a global coach – he’s sitting in Indiana for this interview, his home is in Washington, but he just arrived on a plane … Continue reading

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A developer turned Agile Coach on the Future of the Scrum Master role

  Kyle Larson found himself doing work that the team needed to be done and ended up leading teams. Listen to the three hallmarks of a mature agile team. Hear about the tips and tricks on what to do if … Continue reading

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