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7 benefits of using Agile

Let’s make it Agile – 7 benefits of using Agile

Agile is a process designed to help teams provide quick and unpredictable responses to the feedback they receive on their project(s). It’s also the term used to describe approaches to software development emphasizing incremental delivery, collaboration and continuous learning. It creates opportunities to assess a project's direction during the development cycle and it’s people oriented.

Agility beyond borders

Last month Agile Serbia organized  Introduction to Scrum Framework training in Banja Luka, together with Innovation Centre Banja Luka. This was our first event in Bosnia and Herzegovina. We proudly can say we are very satisfied with interest for our training, as well as with feedback we received from our attendees. This is a significant incentive for us to focus more on the trainings for all those who are not able to set aside time for traveling out of the country, but still they want to improve themselves and their skills.

Scrum Master Course Extended – what’s the trick

Scrum Master Course Extended – what’s the trick?

If you considered Scrum Master certification you might have some doubts regarding possibilities and offers you found. Scrum is a simple framework that emphasizes teamwork, communications and speed across complex projects. Many Scrum Master courses and certifications are available, but for many of them the benefits are not immediately clear.

Is the Decline and Fall of the Scrum Master Role Near?

Miljan Bajić, Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC), wrote a blog post in which he describes what makes a great Scrum Master. The Scrum Master role is one of the most crucial roles in driving organizational change. Miljan describes the seven areas that he looks when he wants to know if somebody could be or is a great Scrum Master.

Product Owner, role and prejudice – Part 1

Predrag Rajković, a member of Agile Serbia community, wrote a blog post about the role of the Product Owner in Scrum framework and about the essential differences between PO and typical project roles (Project Manager, Business Analyst, Technical Project Manager..).

Certified Scrum Master extended (3-day) - Experiment Outcome: Success!

Last April, we ran the first Certified Scrum Master extended course (3-day) in Belgrade. We had a small chat with our Certified Scrum Trainer, Petri Heiramo, who actually was the initiator to run this 3-day Certified Scrum Master course. We talked about the feedback of the participants, about the gains, and about the challenges faced before the course. Read the words of our world renowned expert, and see yourself the benefits of this course.

Prioritize the importance of your work

TomTom was our silver sponsor at the 3rd Agile Serbia Conference. On the EXE stage they introduced you with the workshop “Ensuring the biggest bang for buck”. Our friends from TomTom sent us a great blog post by Ana Pegan.


Coaching Corner, v. 2.0

The Coaching Corner will come to Agile Serbia Conference for the second time. Coaching Corner is a place for short conversations around Agile topic(s) of your choice. Many local and international coaches can be found there throughout the day. The Corner opens after the first keynote and closes at 16:00.

It’s not about the way you lead, it’s about the way to improve how you lead

Olaf Lewitz started his job career as a software developer. Over the years he become a coach. In Serbian Agile & IT community we know him as a coach at the Certified Agile Leadership Course. According to Olaf, we need more leadership, not more leaders. Leadership is an activity, not a position, and everyone is a leader!