The Daily Scrum, Episode 5

The Daily Scrum, An Agile Project Management Podcast by William Anderson

The Daily Scrum, Episode 5 is now available for download in iTunes! In this episode Mike's back and we talk about building rockets and becoming an Agile evangelist.

Show outline & notes

  • Introduction: The Daily Scrum is a podcast about Agile Project Management for Non-software Developers.
  • Building Rockets: How Agile / Scrum is used in building rockets. Rockets!
  • Individuals in a Team: How an individual can influence the progression and acceptance when moving to Agile.
  • The Number One Agile Training Question: Can you help and show us how to build a backlog?
  • Agile Best Practices: For Scrum, stick to the key concepts and keep it simple.
  • Training Resources, Books: Agile Project Management with Scrum, Ken Schaber (Affiliate link)
  • Training Resources, Training: PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)
  • Training Resources, Web: Ohours, Meetup (Meetup described in podcast), Atlassian Answers / University
  • The Backlog: Who gets invited, and who gets to talk during the product backlog discussion?
  • Agile v. Waterfall: We're looking to host a Google Hangout - More details coming soon!
  • Closing

 

What do you think?

The Daily Scrum If you've had a chance to listen to either / both of the episodes, I'd love to hear your feedback! Feel free to comment on / rate the podcast directly in iTunes or use the comments below.

 

Where to find more

I'll continue building these pieces out as I go along. For now, here's the plan:

 

Speaking of agile and scrum, here's the book that got me started down this path. A great read.

(This is an affiliate link to Amazon.)