How would you go about recruiting a powerful stakeholder to back the scrum team?

In an ideal #agile world, the #scrumteam are much loved and supported by everyone in the organization, from the janitor to the CEO. The reality is that they have to navigate the same corporate politics as most people do, because most organizations don’t live and breathe #agile values and principles from the top down.

So, you hit a brick wall and it requires a powerful sponsor or #stakeholder to move mountains for you. What do you do? How do you, as a #scrummaster, go about recruiting the powerful sponsors and stakeholders that you need to get things done?

In this short video, John McFadyen tells you how.

About Growing Scrum Masters

If you are interested in becoming an agile coach and value mentored, coach-driven skills development in your journey to mastery, visit our Growing Scrum Masters page on https://www.growingscrummasters.com/

If you like the idea of becoming a scrum master and want to achieve internationally recognised and certified accreditation as a scrum master, visit our Certified Scrum Master (CSM) course page on https://www.agilecentre.com/courses/scrum-master/certified-scrummaster/.

If you are already a scrum master and want to upskill to a more advanced level of knowledge and agile coaching capability, visit our Advanced Certified Scrum Master (A-CSM) course page on https://www.agilecentre.com/courses/scrum-master/advanced-certified-scrummaster/.

If you have several years’ experience as a scrum master and want to validate and certify your professional skills, visit our Certified Scrum Professional Scrum Master (CSP-SM) course page on https://www.agilecentre.com/courses/scrum-master/certified-scrum-professional-scrum-master/

For more information on John McFadyen, connect with John on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/johnmcfadyen/.

#agile #agilecoach #agilecoaching #agileprojectmanagement #agileproductdevelopment #agility #businessagility #scrum #scrummaster #scrumtraining #scrumcertification #scrumalliance #agilecentre #johnmcfadyen #coach #coaching #certifiedscrummaster

author avatar
John McFadyen Managing Partner
John McFadyen is an Executive and Enterprise Agile Coach with proven experience working on some of the UK and Europe’s largest, most complex Agile Transformations. As a Certified Scrum Trainer, John brings a wealth of experience as an Agile coach, Agile practitioner and software developer into each of the four core courses he provides. The war stories, the insights into successful Agile transformations and everything he has learned from coaching high-performance Agile teams combine to provide course delegates with a unique, compelling training experience that transforms as much as it empowers.

Like this post? Share with friends & colleagues using the share buttons below.

Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn

Related Blog Posts

Deploy + Improve Scrum
John McFadyen
Deploy + Improve Scrum
John McFadyen
Deploy + Improve Scrum
John McFadyen
Deploy + Improve Scrum
John McFadyen