Agile Coach: Program Manager

Agile Coach: Program Manager

After a few conversations about my Scrum Master: Project Admin post, we delved deeper and added agile coaches to the mix. One of the issues is how organizations use the agile coach role as a program manager. The definition of what an agile coach does is pretty...
How To Rebuild Your Social Endurance

How To Rebuild Your Social Endurance

Blog post by Valéry Brosseau There is a lovely quote attributed to anthropologist Margaret Mead. She explains that the earliest sign of civilization is a healed femoral fracture, showing that early hominids cared for their injured. My research tells me this anecdote,...
How To Rebuild Your Social Endurance

Scrum Master: Project Administrator

In one of my regular discussions with Tom Cagley and his podcast SPaMCAST, we discussed one of the duties that seem to be happening with Scrum Masters: becoming a project administrator. Being asked to set up meetings, chase down people from other departments or...