Oct. 5, 2022

CATCH ANTI-PATTERNS EARLY: Assess Where You Are as a Scrum Master With Pabitra Khanal

CATCH ANTI-PATTERNS EARLY: Assess Where You Are as a Scrum Master With Pabitra Khanal

In this episode of The Agile Coach, Pabitra continues the talk about identifying the anti-patterns for the different roles in a scrum team. This time, she discusses specifically about common anti-patterns of a scrum master. Tune in to find out and avoid these anti-patterns early on in your journey as a scrum master or improve if you've already been one for a long time.



AGILE HIGHLIGHTS

The critical role of the scrum master
Anti-Pattern #1: Scrum master acting like a project manager
Anti-Pattern #2: Being a scrum cop
Anti-Pattern #3: Making everything a teachable moment
Anti-Pattern #4: Not prioritizing connection
Anti-Pattern #5: Being a scrum mom
Better practices for a scrum master to improve



AGILE MOMENTS

Pabitra - Believe in Agile in order to bring the necessary change:

“If somebody is a scrum master or Agile practitioner, I believe that the person has to be passionate about Agile because it's so much about you uncovering yourself. ”

Pabitra - On why prioritizing connection is important:

“As a scrum master or change agent, when you come into an organization you have to understand that change is hard. There is a lot of fear when a lot of changes are happening in an organization.”



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About Pabitra



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In this episode of The Agile Coach, Pabitra continues the talk about identifying the anti-patterns for the different roles in a scrum team. This time, she discusses specifically about common anti-patterns of a scrum master. Tune in to find out and avoid these anti-patterns early on in your journey as a scrum master or improve if you've already been one for a long time.

 

AGILE HIGHLIGHTS

  • The critical role of the scrum master
  • Anti-Pattern #1: Scrum master acting like a project manager
  • Anti-Pattern #2: Being a scrum cop
  • Anti-Pattern #3: Making everything a teachable moment
  • Anti-Pattern #4: Not prioritizing connection
  • Anti-Pattern #5: Being a scrum mom
  • Better practices for a scrum master to improve

 

AGILE MOMENTS

Pabitra - Believe in Agile in order to bring the necessary change:

“If somebody is a scrum master or Agile practitioner, I believe that the person has to be passionate about Agile because it's so much about you uncovering yourself. ”

Pabitra - On why prioritizing connection is important:

“As a scrum master or change agent, when you come into an organization you have to understand that change is hard. There is a lot of fear when a lot of changes are happening in an organization.”

 

Get to know Pabitra and what she’s up to:

 

Connect with Vivek and find out more about what he’s up to:

 

If you enjoy The Agile Coach and are interested in learning more, you can check us out at the link below: