New CSM Exam Released from the Scrum Alliance

The Scrum Alliance has upped the game for becoming a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM). In a recent news release from The Scrum Alliance, the pass/fail test has finally been introduced. Proponents of the change believe that this is a positive step towards adding credibility to the CSM certification. In the past, the CSM was awarded after taking … Read More

Congratulations to Braintrust’s own Lonnie Weaver-Johnson

Braintrust’s very own Lonnie Weaver-Johnson has just attained her Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) designation from the Scrum Alliance. As of this writing, she joins Braintrust president Brian Rabon as one of 134 CST holders worldwide. Additionally, Lonnie becomes just the 14th woman to hold this prestigious certification. She also holds the Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Certified … Read More

Birmingham Native Honored With International Teaching Designation

Birmingham Native Honored With International Teaching Designation Brian M. Rabon, president of Birmingham, Alabama based The Braintrust Consulting Group, has been officially recognized by the Scrum Alliance as a Certified Scrum Trainer®. Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) March 9, 2011 – Brian Rabon has joined an exclusive group of world class trainers by becoming a Certified Scrum … Read More

Learning To Lead

So I’m in China today. If you are in China, or interested in going here are the details about attending. If you can’t just hop on a plane to China, that’s cool. Here’s what I’m talking about: Prior to implementing Scrum, many of us are classically trained Project Managers. We are taught to master the … Read More