Archive for February, 2009

Filling the Leadership Vacuum

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That was a pretty bold statement I made last time around. Here it is again in case you missed it… My premise is that the Product Owner in Scrum embodies many of the roles we see in a traditional software project; they are the Project Manager, the Business Analyst, the System Designer, the User Experience […]

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Product Managers and Product Owners

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Last post we explored what roles fit nicely in our existing Scrum roles. We also identified a few that didn’t. We explored the role of ScrumMaster and Team and talked about which roles seemed to make sense in a Scrum context. Today we’ll take a look at the role of Product Owner and see if […]

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ScrumMasters and Team Members

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As I mentioned in my last post, Scrum only calls for three roles on a project. We get a ScrumMaster, a Team, and a Product Owner. Pigs and Chickens These three roles are the pigs… the ones that actually have skin in the game… the ones that are invested and will do the work. Scrum […]

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