The perfect two-day course for anybody who wants to know more about Scrum and learn from real world examples and practical exercises
Comprehensive training in the theory and practices of building great products, taught by a Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Trainer
Gabrielle Benefield, David Hawdale
HotHousing blends user experience design with lean thinking helping you get products to market faster, better, and cheaper
Read & Learn
The Scrum Primer
There are many concise descriptions of Scrum available online. This primer provices the next level of detail on how to go beyond traditional development with proven product-development concepts.
Rolling Out Agile in a Large Enterprise
Yahoo! has one of the largest Agile implementations in the world with more than 150 teams using Scrum and Agile practices. Gabreille wrote this retrospective look at lessons learned implementing Agile in a large company.
Our library also includes a case study on rolling out Agile projects in large companies by Robert Benefield, the Scrum Guide by Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland, and an article about evolutionary contract models by Susan Atkinson and Gabrielle Benefield.
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From the Blog
Outcome Metrics - Measure What Matters
What do you currently measure? Most metrics efforts seem to focus on throughput or output measures rather than outcomes.
Post Agile - Outcome Generation
Instead of simply speeding up the delivery of ‘working software’ in the form of more outputs, we should be talking about delivering ‘outcomes’ - or the business results that matter.
The Perception of Stress Affects Health
The way we perceive stress determines whether it is good or bad for you
How the Traditional Contract Model Increases the Risk of Failure
We wrote an article on InfoQ describing how legal and management functions have not adapted to the challenges faced by the business functions and software development practitioners. The fundamentals of the contract model need to be reshaped to the increasingly complex, dynamic and interconnected environment of today
We Should Run Our Products Like a Trading Floor
We need allow product teams to change direction quickly without requiring a slow moving process to make decisions
“It really was the best course I have ever been on, and I may even be including the 500 odd courses I have trained myself in my past!”
“Gabrielle is one of the top Scrum experts in the world—one who gets overwhelmingly positive feedback for her in-depth knowledge and engaging style. She has provided training and coaching for hundreds of organisations worldwide and is the only trainer I work with in the United Kingdom.
I can confidently recommend her company to anyone who wants to maximise the rewards of adopting Agile and Lean in their organisation.”
—Jeff Sutherland, the co-creator of Scrum