What You Should Know Before You Become a Scrum Master. Part 3.

Welcome to Part Three of what you should know before you become a Scrum Master.  As I have said previously, becoming a Scrum Master is no easy feat and requires a good understanding of what it means to be a Scrum Master. So far we have covered Complexity, Scrum, and now we will look at […]

What You Should Know Before You Become a Scrum Master. Part 2.

So, you want to become a Scrum Master? That’s great! The world of Scrum is both fascinating, intriguing and packed with opportunities for growth. I am always very excited when people come to me expressing their desire to learn more about the world of Scrum and with that being said, I am equally intrigued to […]

5 Things You Should Know Before You Become a Scrum master: Part 1

Effective Scrum Masters continuously evolve and improve, so whether you are getting started or advancing within your career, building on your skills in Scrum will empower you to lead your team to success. But before you can do that, there are a few things you must know before you become a Scrum Master. Let’s dive […]

Do Scrum Masters Train Product Owners or is it the Other Way Around?

Let’s face it, some of the baggage we have from how we’ve worked in the past tends to follow us. Which is why I have found that teams who have worked in more traditional settings, always feel that there needs to be some kind of hierarchy in a team environment. In any environment, regardless of […]

Why Does the World Need Great Scrum Masters?

When we talk about Scrum Masters, like any profession there are some really great ones, and some really bad ones. Scrum mastery takes dedication, attention to detail, and a continuous willingness to learn, and adapt. So why do we need ‘great’Scrum Masters, and how can they benefit your team? In answering that question, we should […]

What is a Scrum Master?

What is a Scrum Master?When answering the question “what is a Scrum Master,” I always say that a Scrum Master is like a force multiplier in the sense that they make a team multiple times better, on the condition that they are really good at what they do. In essence, Scrum Masters are true leaders […]

The First Step in a Journey to Becoming a Scrum Master?

The First Step In My Journey to Becoming a Scrum Master? One of the most common questions I get in training courses, LinkedIn, and just in the general Agile and Scrum community is “how do I become a Scrum Master?” Another common one is “I know someone that is studying at University right now, and […]