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Kickstarting a new Scrum Team takes effort. Butit’s worth it (By Christiaan Verwijs)

How To Kickstart A Great Scrum Team (10 practical things to do)

Christiaan Verwijs
Aug 11, 2017 · 17 min read

Understand team development (and your role in it)

1. Reserve time for the Kickstart

2. Getting to know each other is half the work

3. Teach Scrum

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4. Formulate a Team Vision

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5. Create a Team Contract

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6. Pick a Team Name

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7. Set expectations

8. Retrospectives, retrospectives, retrospectives

9. Involve management to support the Kickstart

10. ‘Bring it to the team’

Concluding thoughts


The Liberators

The Liberators: Unleash The Superpowers Of Your Team

Christiaan Verwijs

Written by

I liberate teams & organizations from de-humanizing, ineffective ways of organizing work. Passionate developer, organizational psychologist, and Scrum Master.

The Liberators

The Liberators: Unleash The Superpowers Of Your Team

Christiaan Verwijs

Written by

I liberate teams & organizations from de-humanizing, ineffective ways of organizing work. Passionate developer, organizational psychologist, and Scrum Master.

The Liberators

The Liberators: Unleash The Superpowers Of Your Team

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