Becoming an effective Scrum Master

April 9, 2018 — Posted by Al Shalloway

We hear, and believe, that the only way to become an effective Scrum Master (or actually, anything) is to actually do it. Unfortunately, most Scrum Masters are prepared with only 2 days of training on being a Scrum Master where their own work is not included in the workshop.

Even if it were, as those who would tell you, 2 days is not enough to prepare you to be a Scrum Master, at best you get an introduction to what that means.

That's why we've created the Scrum Master Coaching Academy. We've had this for a couple of months as a company program because it can avoid having to hire outside Scrum Masters. But we've now tailored it so that we can offer it to individuals in a way that lowers our cost, and therefore yours. Our Scrum Master Coaching Academy is designed to have you learn while doing. The best way to learn.

Only $895 if you register by April 15th (course starts April 30th). This is a 13-week, 2-hour a week program, that involves self-learning, live instructors and discussion groups. See first comments for more info.

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About the author | Al Shalloway

Al Shalloway is the founder and CEO of Net Objectives. With 45 years of experience, Al is an industry thought leader in Lean, Kanban, product portfolio management, Scrum and agile design. He helps companies transition to Lean and Agile methods enterprise-wide as well teaches courses in these areas.



        

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