How agile project managers lead software development teams to success

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Whether you’re building websites for an ad agency or software for a company, it’s important to understand how to lead your team to success and make your customer happy. Here’s what you need to be an agile PM, also known as a Scrum Master. By Donovan Rittenbach.

There are four essential responsibilities in which all successful agile leaders excel and they include communication, planning, documenting, managing. The article then explains:

  • The agile methodology
  • Every project has similarities
  • Iteration planning
  • The sprint
  • The iteration demonstration
  • The iteration retrospective

Modern project managers prefer agile practices when it comes to developing software. Guided by agile principles, Scrum Masters lead the team through four key phases of development: the iteration planning, a sprint, sprint review and sprint retrospective.

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