PiMP My Scrum - Looking at Scrum Through the Lens of Waterfall

Scrum is hard to understand, or so they say. But when we describe new topics in easy to understand language, suddenly it can all make sense.

We'll look at Scrum through the lens of Waterfall, to discuss how similar they really are if you think about the core concepts that make Scrum work so well and apply them to Waterfall in the right way.

We'll talk about how the first big hurdle isn't in changing the process, but rather in how you think about the process. This is particularly important because often we cannot change the process. However, we do have flexibility to operate *within* and *in addition to* the process, where we can inject tangible benefits, so we can create trust around the approaches, so we can get the support to move closer to pure Scrum.

This presentation will open your eyes to understanding how close you really are to Scrum if you just use this conceptual stepping stone.

 
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Outline/structure of the Session

How to morph waterfall into Scrum without changing the integrity of an organization’s existing SDLC process.

How the morphing has injected important best practices to create elements of agility, as a stepping stone towards a more pure form of Agile.

Learning Outcome

How to effectively make the first tangible steps towards transitioning from Waterfall to Scrum, so you can begin to see actual benefits with minimal changes to your existing processes.

Target Audience

PMPs and those on Waterfall-Focused Teams

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