(Why I Think) You Shouldn’t Learn Scrum from a Book

If you want to help your people understand Scrum, resist the temptation to give them a book — instead, spend time discussing what you all stand to gain from adopting the framework.

Dutch-language chat messages about Scrum books, displayed on the screen of the author’s iPhone, atop a wooden table
“Do you know a good Scrum beginner’s book for my team?” — this message got me thinking

The Book of Scrum does not exist

But if I can’t give my people books, how *can* I help them?

Conclusion

Books to deepen your understanding

Facilitator & Scrum Master