8 Best Practices to Start a Scrum Project

Currently I’m writing a series of blog posts about the retrospective I facilitated during Scrum Day Europe. I’ll describe the strength of Scrum, experienced frustrations, small improvements and also what should be the focus the upcoming years. For the latter the participants suggested Scrum should focus on creating value-driven organizations. While doing some research on this idea I stumbled […]

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The Strength of Scrum

On July 7th the Scrum community gathered in Amsterdam (The Netherlands) for the 5th edition of Scrum Day Europe. This years theme was ‘the next iteration’. Therefore we looked back to see what Scrum brought us the last 20 years, but also looked forward into the future of Scrum. Naturally, the evaluation was done via […]

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7 Maatregelen voor Agile Governance

Dit artikel is tevens gepubliceerd in de Automatiseringsgids, editie mei 2016. Auteurs: Barry Overeem en Rini van Solingen Wat begint met een enkel Scrum-project, groeit meestal door naar het grootscheeps oppakken van agile. Dit betekent echter dat ook de besturing anders moet. Maar ‘agile governance’ is in de meeste organisaties compleet afwezig. Volgens Barry Overeem […]

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ShoppingTomorrow Kick-Off

Afgelopen woensdag vond de kick-off plaats van het ShoppingTomorrow onderzoeksjaar 2016. Als locatie was gekozen voor de Business Universiteit Nyenrode. ShoppingTomorrow is het platform waar retailers gezamenlijk continu de ontwikkelingen van consumentengedrag, technologie en de (internationale) markt verkennen en tot concrete acties komen om hun eigen concurrentiepositie en die van Nederland te verbeteren. Verdeeld over 24 […]

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Scrum Day London 2016

Yesterday the first edition of Scrum Day London took place. The edition where we celebrated the 21st birthday of Scrum. To start with the conclusion: it was great! In this blog post I’ll share my favourite quotes, some new developments and a question to think about. Writing this down helps me to revive the day again […]

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