Retrospectives is one of the most straight forward inspect-and-adapt cycles - most often, everyone just gets it. Still, as a facilitator (Scrum Master perhaps), preparation can really make a difference.

Here are some resources for preparing a retro.


Project Retrospectives: A Handbook for Team Reviews (Dorset House eBooks) by Norman Kerth Link:

Agile Retrospectives: Making Good Teams Great (Pragmatic Programmers) by Esther Derby, Diana Larsen Link:

Fifty Quick Ideas To Improve Your Retrospectives by Tom Roden, Ben Williams, Nikola Korac Link:

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