"A wonderful metaphor for what it conveys about Scrum, that Scrum makes software development a joy.... Any organization embarking on Scrum should hand this book out to all stakeholders." Jim Downey
"A must read.... The book takes you inside a Scrum team's inner workings, including planning and executing a sprint, daily scrum (stand-up) meetings, sprint reviews, and the retrospective.... If you are looking for one book that provides a solid foundation for understanding Agile development and Scrum, including an "inside look" at how Scrum teams plan and operate, I highly recommend The Elements of Scrum." Dave Moran, Software Results
About the Author
Chris Sims is a Certified Scrum Trainer and agile coach who has been helping teams improve their happiness and productivity since the turn of the century. He has made a living in roles such as: scrum master, product owner, engineering manager, C++ developer, musician, and auto mechanic. Chris is the founder of Agile Learning Labs and a frequent presenter at agile conferences. Hillary Louise Johnson is an author and journalist who has written on innovation, technology and pop culture for Inc Magazine and the Los Angeles Times, and has been editor-in-chief of several print and online publications. As an intellectual property consultant she has drafted numerous technology patents. She is the author of the novel, Physical Culture. Sims and Johnson are the authors of the international bestseller, Scrum: A Breathtakingly Brief and Agile Introduction.