“Twice the work in half the time” is the dream of every assembly line supervisor. The assembly line — which is precisely the method most organization still apply to creating new products.

I am not surprised that we talk about lipstick agile, cargo cult agile, doing vs. being agile, SAFe, and other ways of “scaling” Scrum all the time. The only thing that holds true in the end is that “Scrum” has turned out to be a profitable business for a lot of people.

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I have worked for 14-plus years as an Scrum Master, Product Owner, and agile coach. Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) with Scrum.org.

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