Here's a useful list of Agile resources to complement your training.


Agile Bibliography

Beck, Kent and Andres, Cynthia, Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change, 2nd Edition, 2004, ISBN 978-0321278654

Collins, Jim, Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don't, 2001, ISBN 978-0066620992

Collins, Jim, How the Mighty Fall: And Why Some Companies Never Give In, 2009, ISBN 978-0977326419

Denning, Stephen, The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: Reinventing the Workplace for the 21st Century, 2010, ISBN 978-0470548684

Derby, Esther, Agile Retrospectives: Making Good Teams Great, 2006, ISBN 978-0977616640

Girvan, Lynda and Paul, Debra, Agile and Business Analysis: Practical Guidance for IT Professionals, 2017, ISBN 978-1780173221

Kim, Behr, and Spafford, The Phoenix Project: A Novel About IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win, 2014, ISBN 978-0988262508

Lencioni, Patrick, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable, 2002, ISBN 978-0787960759

Leyton, Ryland and Carkenord, Barbara, The Agile Business Analyst: Moving from Waterfall to Agile, 2015, ISBN 978-0692481851

Patton, Jeff, User Story Mapping: Discover the Whole Story, Build the Right Product, 2014, ISBN 978-1491904909

Pink, Daniel H. Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us, 2011, ISBN 978-1594484803

Pixton, Nickolaisen, Little, and McDonald, Stand Back and Deliver: Accelerating Business Agility, 2009, ISBN 978-0321572882

Rubin, Kenneth S. Essential Scrum: A Practical Guide to the Most Popular Agile Process, 2012, ISBN 978-0137043293

Sheridan, Richard, Joy, Inc.: How We Built a Workplace People Love, 2013, ISBN 978-1591845874

Sliger, Michele and Broderick, Stacia, The Software Project Manager's Bridge to Agility, 2008, ISBN 978-0321502759

Sutherland, Jeff and Sutherland, JJ, Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time, 2014, ISBN 978-0385346450



Baer, Drake, What Multitasking Does to Your Brain, Fast Company [online], 2013.

Blakeman, Chuck, Why Self-Managed Teams are the Future of Business, Inc. [online], 2014.

Blakeman, Chuck, Why You Should Never Use the Term “Human Resources" Again, Inc. [online], 2014.

Brown, Roger, Multitasking Gets You There Later, InfoQ [online], 2010.

Gorlick, Adam, Media Multitaskers Pay Mental Price, Stanford Study Shows, Stanford News [online], 2009.

Jeffries, Ron, We Tried Baseball and It Didn't Work, [online], 2006.

Johnson, Hillary Louise, How to Play the Team Estimation Game, Agile Learning Labs [online], 2012.

Lagastee, Len, Releasing Organizational Scar Tissue, Illustrated Agile [online], 2013.

Larson, Elizabeth, Is the Business Analyst a Product Owner or Tester on Agile Projects?, [online], 2013.

Larson, Elizabeth, Is Your Organization Agile Ready? [online], 2010.

Larson, Elizabeth, Scrum vs. Waterfall: A Heavyweight Fight, [online], 2016.

McDonald, Devon, Scrum One, Scrum All: Why Agile Isn't Just for Technical Teams, Openview [online], 2016.

Pichler, Roman, The Definition of Ready in Scrum, [online], 2010.

Rothman, Johanna, Calculating the Real Cost of Multitasking on Your Projects, Techwell [online], 2014.

Sahota, Michael, Stop Using Agile as a Whip and Shield, Agile Zone [online], 2014.

Shore, James, The Art of Agile, [online], 2008.

Thompson, Matt, How NPR Benefits from Agile Project Development & You Can Too, Poynter [online], 2012.

Verheyen, Gunther, Illustrations of ScrumAnd, [online], 2013.



Blakeman, Chuck. The Emerging World Work World in the Participation Age. TED [YouTube]. 2014. Retrieved from

Cockburn, Alistair. Effective Software Development In The 21st Century: The New Face Of Software Engineering. AGILEEE Keynote [Vimeo]. 2011. Retrieved from

Justice, Joe, WikiSpeed. TED [YouTube]. 2011. Retrieved from

Kofman, Fred, Your Job is Not Your Job. TED [YouTube]. 2013. Retrieved from

Scrum Alliance, Scrum Alliance Visits Grandview Prep. [YouTube]. 2017. Retrieved from

Sinek, Simon. How Great Leaders Inspire Action. [TED]. 2009. Retrieved from



Agile Careers

Agile Contracts:

Agile Schools

Improv Games

Michael James' Example Checklist for ScrumMasters

Ron Jeffries

Large-Scale Scrum

The Lean Startup

Little's Law

Menlo Innovations

Net Promoter

Planning Poker (Sprint games)

Retromat: Plans for Retrospectives

Dr. Winston Royce – “Managing the Development  of Large Software Systems”

Scrum Guides