Scrum in Education: What 6th Graders Can Teach Us About Teamwork

Scrum in Education:  What 6th Graders Can Teach Us About Teamwork

We love teaching Scrum in any context (e.g. software, hardware, M&A, or education). We learn something from every new cohort. In this case we realized how much we can learn about the essence of teamwork from a group of 6th graders. The following are the insights that they shared with us!

Microsoft Digital Transformation Showcase

Microsoft Digital Transformation Showcase

Hard Yards is proud to help facilitate the Microsoft Digital Transformation Showcase for Defense, Homeland Security, and the Intelligence Community. The cloud is changing the game - come try on a HoloLens and you will see.

The six levers of Agile transformation

By infusing a culture of agility throughout the organization, at all levels, you can be better prepared for change. We have identified six levers that drive the need for transformation. Adopting Agile practices ensures the organization is well poised to react to any pressure generated by these levers.


Emergent designs

Quick learning cycles

Human-centered designs

Respect for people

Incumbent VS disruptor

The Scrum Gathering and Hardware

The Scrum Gathering and Hardware

Build a car with us in two days.  The Scrum Gathering in San Diego gave us new ideas about how to apply Scrum to complex hardware and software integration problems. It is not shocking that Scrum is adding value in increasingly different ways.