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Fixing the Problem of XFlow at MegaFund

I used to refer to Geoff, the product manager of the XFlow workflow system that powers all of MegaFund’s business operations, as the "shadow Product Owner." We first met MegaFund in Chapter 3. Geoff used Scrum at MegaFund, but no one knew it. Here’s what Geoff had to say about his experience as an undercover Product Owner:

A big reason for my success this year was my involvement with Scrum through you and Jack. It must have been November of last year when both of you told me to meet with customers every 30 days. That monthly meeting has become the model for successful organizations at MegaFund. All of the XFlow customers rave about how involved they are with engineering and how they know exactly what we are ...

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