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Publisher's Summary

The basics of being a ScrumMaster are fairly straightforward: At face value, all a ScrumMaster needs to do is facilitate the Scrum process and remove impediments. But being a great ScrumMaster, one who truly embodies the principles of servant-leadership and helps move a team to the high performance levels possible with Scrum, is much harder and much more elusive.

In this audiobook, Geoff shares a collection of stories and practical guidance, drawn from over 10 years of coaching numerous Scrum teams that will guide you on your path to greatness.

In this audiobook, you will learn: 

  • The skills and characteristics of great ScrumMasters
  • How to generate, maintain, and increase engagement from the team
  • How to increase the effectiveness of the Scrum meetings, such as retrospectives and daily scrums
  • How to foster a more creative and collaborative team
  • How to increase the performance of the team
  • How to know when you are a successful ScrumMaster

Scrum Mastery is for practicing ScrumMasters who want to develop themselves into a great servant-leader capable of taking their teams beyond simple process compliance.

Mike Cohn, in his foreword for the book, said:

"Most books rehash well-trod territory and I don’t finish them any wiser. I am positive I will be referring back to this book for many years."

©2013 Inspect & Adapt Ltd (P)2018 Inspect & Adapt Ltd

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Fantastic book!!

The examples are accurate and paramount and the narrator pulled off every scenario perfectly!! Well done and thank you!

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Must listen for Scrum Masters & Agile Coaches.

Loved it. Great content with very useful examples, and great insights which can and should be adopted for building high performing teams.

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  • RC
  • 10-26-18

Great!

This book is a definite must have for everyone in a leadership or management role, not just project managers and scrum masters!

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A must read for recent Scum Masters

Really a good book for all Scrum Masters, especially if you've been working scrum for a little while and want to take it to the next level. Bob B.

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Good Ideas

This book had a lot of good ideas but they ran way too long with each idea. The author could have made this book about 30% shorter and still gotten the same point across. I would say if you are looking to learn about running a scrum team than this maybe a good book to scan through.

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worth every dollar.

a great book for a good Scrum máster to become a great one. very recommended

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Must Read for Any SM

Well written and laid out with real examples. An easy read. able to complete in a weekend, inspires to go back Monday and improve your team.

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more than great!!

i really enjoy it; the mix between scrum master and coaching (not specifically mentioned) was the best part. I will buy the next releases form the author

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Interested in being a better Scrum Master?

If you're interested in being a better Scrum Master, this book is for you! Love the examples thats provided along with the advice.

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a great book for agilists

great performance. I recommend this book to anyone who thinks it seriously with scrum. you get precisely what you need to do in agile environment and how to do it right.

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  • Chris Fawcett
  • 07-25-18

A good insight into enhancing the Scrum experience

Good, clear narration.
Good content.
Useful book that answered some of the questions of someone who has just been introduced to Scrum.

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  • Jim
  • 04-14-18

Highly recommended book for all scrum masters

Highly recommended for everyone considering the Scrum Master or already a Scrum master. Good really world examples and solutions

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  • PMM1
  • 08-23-18

The book informs by using practical examples.

The real world examples bring to life an otherwise theoretical practice. I have come across many of the scenarios referred to in the book.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 03-26-18

Very nice and value adding

I liked the book. The ideas shared are very valuable and thought provoking. I will go to this book from time to time.

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  • Mr Robert Goodayle
  • 02-09-18

excellent

Having already attended a course run by Geoff, he delivers the narration with the same energy and passion shown on his courses.

This is a must for anyone wishing to be a great ScrumMaster.