Agile Coffee Podcast, episode 49


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By Vic Bonacci - Agile Coach, MBA, PMP, CSP, Vic Bonacci - Agile Coach, MBA, PMP, and CSP. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

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A 100% Skype-based episode! Vic is joined by Brett Palmer (@brett_palmer), Zach Bonaker (@ZachBonaker) and first-time guest Alan Dayley (@DayleyAgile).

Today our heroes discuss the following topics:

  • Is “Quality Assurance” an inhibitor to developing with agility?
  • Scenario: You are an experienced ScrumMaster just joining a new and dysfunctional team. What is your first goal?
  • “Falling off the cliff” scenarios
  • Common problem: The team does not update their progress on tasks and user stories in the electronic tool. So?
  • The Director says “Plan for more points in your next Sprints or we won’t get all this work done.”
  • Explaining coaching to a mentoring organization

Support you local Agile / Scrum events:

Come join Esther Derby and Don Gray for a two-day “Coaching Beyond the Team” workshop in Costa Mesa, CA. September 13 & 14. Registration info at

Reach out to Victor (@AgileCoffee), and use the hashtag #tellAgileCoffee to join the conversation.

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