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How to start fighting Zombie Scrum with automation

Christiaan Verwijs
Feb 24, 2017 · 7 min read

“Yes, we know that automation is important. But we’re too busy now”.

What can you automate?

Start untangling (with a workshop)

1. Preparation

2. Purpose

3. Energizer

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4. Inventarize manual work

5. Estimate cost of manual work (optional)

6. Plot manual work on a pain/effort matrix

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7. Identify steps to automate tasks

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8. Make improvements transparent

Concluding thoughts

Diagnose Your Scrum Team

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The Liberators

The Liberators: Unleashing Organisational Superpowers

Christiaan Verwijs

Written by

I aim to liberate teams & organizations from de-humanizing and ineffective ways of organizing work. Professional Scrum Trainer & Steward @ Scrum.org

The Liberators

The Liberators: Unleashing Organisational Superpowers

Christiaan Verwijs

Written by

I aim to liberate teams & organizations from de-humanizing and ineffective ways of organizing work. Professional Scrum Trainer & Steward @ Scrum.org

The Liberators

The Liberators: Unleashing Organisational Superpowers

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