What does a Scrum Master do?

The Scrum Master is a role in Scrum – an Agile Framework for optimising the delivering products. In most organisations, when someone is given responsibility they are concurrently given the authority necessary for success. Scrum Masters are in a different situation.
But what does a Scrum Master do?
This ZXM document describes:

  • The expectations of Scrum Masters
  • Key areas of responsibility
  • Key considerations and common obstacles to avoid

download Checklist 00 – Governance – Scrum Master

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