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July 24, 2020
Of course, I am an advocate for experience over certifications. However, what certifications do is put you in a frame of mind to learn and validate said learning, which I

Battle of the acronyms: DoD vs AC

July 10, 2020
Let’s think about what the definition of done is first: definition of done is a set of requirements that the team have stipulated a PBI must meet in order for

Self Studying for PSPO 1

June 28, 2020
Say what you will about certifications, I quite like the idea of self studying with an aim to gain something. I already hold a couple of Scrum certs and have