For some time now, the effectiveness of Scrum has been proven through the use of this Agile framework by large organizations. One of the key members of a Scrum team is the Product Owner. But what exactly makes a PO effective? Research conducted by the HU University of Applied Sciences has looked at exactly which […]
For some time now, Scrum has been the leading Agile framework used by organizations around the world. The Version One State of Agile Report has shown a year-on-year increase in the adoption of Scrum with 68% of organizations using Scrum or a Scrum Hybrid in 2017. However, Kanban, an Agile framework which has some similarities […]
An EXIN Agile Scrum certification can help give your career a new direction or help you progress to the next level in your organization. By taking a certification you not only prove your skills but also show that you are driven enough to take the reigns on your own professional development.
Ahead of our webinar on Agile trends in 2018 we asked Arie Van Bennekum, co-author of the Agile manifesto, a few questions about Agile and IT practices and why the time is right for change. In your own words how do you think Agile fits into an ecosystem with other IT practices and what benefit […]
“Agile working” is one of the most common management terms of the year and Japke-d. Bouma (columnist for the NRC, a Dutch newspaper) even included the word “agile” in her discussion of Dutch office clichés. These days, undergoing an Agile transformation seems to be the rule rather than the exception. However, successfully implementing an Agile […]
“Agile working” is one of the most common management terms of the year. Undergoing an Agile transformation seems to be the rule rather than the exception. However, successfully implementing an Agile transformation is still considered quite an impressive feat. About the presenter: Arie is a pragmatist who embeds his pragmatism in structure, discipline and common […]
Nearly anyone who has heard of Scrum has heard of the term Scrum Master. But what is a Scrum Master exactly? What is their role in a Scrum team? What is the difference between a Scrum Master and a Product Owner? In this blog we take a look at the role of the Scrum Master, […]