Agile Vocabulary What is the difference between Greenfield and Brownfield projects?

Whether you are studying for PMI-ACP or just working in Agile, you may hear the terms Greenfield project or Brownfield project.  What do these terms mean?  I first thought they were made-up terms. A Greenfield project is one not constrained by prior work. You are building upon green grass, first time. In software this could be a totally new system, with few or no ties to any legacy systems. These are often high risk, and thus good candidates for Agil

Passed Scrum Master Certification

This week I scratched something off my bucket list, Scrum Master Certification.  I enrolled in the program and passed their test on the first try.  I will admit the test was hard and thorough.  The next day I ordered the textbooks for another certification Professional Scrum Master PSM-1  from   After that I may look at PSM-1 or go for a third credentialing organization.  Each one has a slightly different slant on Agile and Scrum. ...

I finished the Scrum book and videos, next step… the exam!

I finished reading all 373 pages of the free Scrum Body of Knowledge (SBOK Guide by  I even read the glossary! (lots of good definitions) I also bought their Scrum Master Certified course, and have finished watching all their mandatory videos and passed their practice tests.  I realize they have over a hundred other videos, but let's get real, I need to take the test to earn the letters behind my name. Yes, it was interesting and educati

Start your Scrum Journey now: Get the SBOK

Start your Scrum Journey now:  Get the SBOK
If your goal is to learn about Scrum and Agile, this blog is for you. This blog will post excerpts from articles, take surveys, and review books, videos, and webinars. I will post discounts for classes, books and provide fresh content.  Please send me your tips. and treasures too. Let's start:  Get the book. Whilst some companies charge $1,500, $2,000 for a two day Scrum training, you can learn for less.   The FREE Scrum Master Book of Knowledge (SB