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The five core values of Scrum

The Scrum values are important because they transform the way teams work and create collaboration opportunities between business stakeholders and teams, ultimately replacing hostility with trust. Any company or team can implement sprints, backlogs, and burndown charts (that's the easy part), but a company or team that embodies and lives the values will excel.

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Cover of The Professional ScrumMaster's Handbook


The Scrum Master's role is to encourage and enforce scrum core values, this reading provides you with a detailed discussion of those values that enable scrum to succeed.