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The SCRUM Field Guide by Mitch Lacey is a Must Read !
on March 11, 2013
The SCRUM Field Guide by Mitch Lacey is a Must Read whether you are new to SCRUM or deeply experienced with SCRUM this guide offers invaluable insights. Whether you read this book from cover to cover or use it as a reference guide the practical advice and the numerous tips and tricks of the trade outlined throughout this book are essential tools in a SCRUM professional’s tool kit.
No longer do I lack the confidence about reaching the sprint objective. The practical approach outlined throughout this guide has enabled me to confidently address SCRUM framework preparatory issues and SCRUM framework implementation issues. The stand alone chapters have assisted me in fine tuning my skills enhancing my techniques in estimating project costs, running sprint review and sprint retrospective meetings, incorporating offshore teams, decomposing stories, and defining when “done” is “done”, allowing me to successfully sustain the pace of the SCRUM model at any organization I work for delivering working software as promised.
Whether or not you have ever faced challenges in the SCRUM framework model this book is for you as it analyzes real life scenarios, offering concrete ideas and practical measures for tackling problems, problems that so many of us have encountered in our operations. The SCRUM framework may appear simple, yet it is not easy; Mitch Lacey’s ‘The SCRUM Field Guide’ is a classic that should be available for reference in all organizations’ information technology infrastructure libraries