Essential Scrum
Essential Scrum

Chapter 20: Sprint Execution

Sprint execution is the work the Scrum team performs to meet the sprint goal. This chapter focuses on the principles and techniques that guide how the Scrum team plans, manages, performs, and communicates during sprint execution.

Chapter Contents:

  • Overview
    • Timing
    • Participants
    • Process
  • Sprint Execution Planning
  • Flow Management
    • Parallel Work and Swarming
    • Which Work to Start
    • How to Organize Task Work
    • What Work Needs to Be Done?
    • Who Does the Work?
  • Daily Scrum
  • Task Performance—Technical Practices
  • Communicating
    • Task Board
    • Sprint Burndown Chart
    • Sprint Burnup Chart
  • Closing