Agile, Break Free!

Agile, Break Free!

Tuesday, October 18, 2016


Punita Dave


  1. Too much collaboration!
    03 Aug, 2017
    Too much collaboration!
    I am working with a client for past 9-10 months. As soon as I started, I noticed knowledge and information silos and utter lack of team spirit in multiple teams. Even within a team under the same manager, members did not know what the other member did. With the team that I started working with, my first instinct was to get the team to create a product backlog. With each member working on 20 different things, everyone was pulled in multiple directions at the same time and subsequently
  2. 19 Jul, 2017
    Scrum Master Role is Easy!!!
    When I was coaching at Coaches Clinic at San Diego Global Scrum Gathering in April 2017, one of the attendees who stopped by was there with her Scrum Master husband. She expressed a desire to become a Scrum Master too and wanted some guidance to navigate the organization and transition from QAE to Scrum Master.  Every action or decision usually has a motivation or inspiration. So I asked her what her motivation was? Her answer was intriguing, "It is because Scrum Master job is easy." Having
  3. CI & CD is here. Who wants Scrum?
    12 Nov, 2016
    CI & CD is here. Who wants Scrum?
    Do Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment replace Scrum?
  4. Team and Leadership together - Agile Tree
    01 Oct, 2016
    Team and Leadership together - Agile Tree
    Agile is for teams, not senior management!
  5. Agile's weakness!!
    30 Aug, 2016
    Agile's weakness!!
    A weakness or a strength?
  6. Scrum Master
    10 Aug, 2016
    Scrum Master
    Change in Impediment Removal