Fast or Smart? How the Use of Scrum Can Influence the Temporal Environment in a Project

Vibeke Kristine Scheller, Helge Søndergaard Hvid, Jan Pries-Heje

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A recent survey shows that 40% of all projects use, or have used, agile methods. The most commonly used agile method is Scrum, one reason being that Scrum provides mechanisms for building a healthy temporal environment for the project participants. Through a case study carried out in a Danish municipality we demkonstrate how the tgemporal environment in a project is influenced - enhanced as well as challenged - by the use of Scrum.
Translated title of the contributionHurtigt eller smart? Hvordan brugen af scrum kan influerer tidsmiljøet i et projekt
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProject Management. : Theory Meets Practice
EditorsJan Pries-Heje, Per Svejvig
Number of pages20
Place of PublicationFrederiksberg
PublisherRoskilde Universitetsforlag
Publication date2015
ISBN (Print)978-87-7867-461-6
ISBN (Electronic)978 - 87-7867- 466 -1
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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