Stacks Image 1382

Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions

DIGITAL MEDIA KIT
Complimentary copies are available to media outlets. For further information, select the corresponding button.

Complimentary examination copies are available for instructors. For further information, select the corresponding button.


For permission requests, select the corresponding button.


For media queries and other questions, click the corresponding button.


Social:
Scott M. Graffius

snapchat2 50x50px 300dpi png Snapchat: AgileScrumGuide
instagram 50x50px 300dpi png Instagram: AgileScrumGuide
Product Specs:
Paperback
TITLE: Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions
AUTHOR: Scott M. Graffius
IMPRINT: CreateSpace
COPYRIGHT DATE: 2016
PUBLICATION DATE:
2016
RETAIL PRICE: $19.95 US
ISBN-10: 1533370249
ISBN-13: 978-1533370242
DIMENSIONS IN INCHES: 7 x 0.4 x 10
DIMENSIONS IN CM: 17.8 x 0.9 x 25.4
PRODUCT WEIGHT IN OUNCES:
12.3
PRODUCT WEIGHT IN GRAMS:
348.7
COLOR AND PAPER:
Full color on white paper
PAGES: 148
CHANNELS: Amazon - Canada (CA), France (FR), Germany (DE), Italy (IT), Spain (ES), United Kingdom (UK), United States (US)

TITLE: Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions
AUTHOR: Scott M. Graffius
IMPRINT: Amazon Digital Services
COPYRIGHT DATE: 2016
PUBLICATION DATE:
2016
RETAIL PRICE: $4.95 US
ASIN: B01FZ0JIIY
PAGES: 148
CHANNELS: Amazon - Australia (AU), Brazil (BR), Canada (CA), France (FR), Germany (DE), India (IN), Italy (IT), Japan (JP), Mexico (MX), The Netherlands (NL), Spain (ES), United Kingdom (UK), United States (US)
ADDITIONAL INFO: Print Replica — sometimes called eTextbook format — maintains the rich formatting and layout of print editions. Features include: notes and highlights; search, copy and paste; zoom and pan; and page numbers matching the print edition

Product Categories and Subcategories
Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions informs how to develop and deliver business and technology products and services. Applicable categories and subcategories:

- Business & Finance
- Business & Money
- Business & Money > Entrepreneurship & Small Business
- Business & Money > Entrepreneurship & Small Business > Entrepreneurship > Management
- Business & Money > Industries
- Business & Money > Industries > Computers & Technology
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Decision-Making & Problem Solving
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Leadership
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Management
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Management > Management Skills
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Management > Strategic Management
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Production & Operations
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Project Management
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Project Management > Business
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Project Management > Technical
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Quality Control & Management
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Quality Control & Management > Agile
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Strategy & Competition
- Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Teams
- Business & Money > Marketing & Sales > Marketing
- Business & Money > Marketing & Sales > Marketing > Research
- Business & Money > Organizational Behavior
- Business & Money > Organizational Behavior > Workplace
- Business & Money > Processes & Infrastructure
- Business & Money > Processes & Infrastructure > Organizational Change
- Business & Money > Processes & Infrastructure > Research & Development
- Business & Money > Processes & Infrastructure > Strategic Planning
- Business & Money > Skills
- Business & Money > Skills > Time Management
- Business & Money > Technology
- Business & Money > Technology > Innovation
- Computer Science
- Computer Science > Software Design & Engineering
- Computers & Technology
- Computers & Technology > Business Technology
- Computers & Technology > Business Technology > Software
- Computers & Technology > Business Technology > Software > Project Management Software
- Computers & Technology > Programming
- Computers & Technology > Programming > Software Design
- Computers & Technology > Programming > Software Design > Software Project Management
- Computers & Technology > Software

“Look inside” previews are available at Amazon here.

Members of the media can visit
here to request a complimentary review copy of the book.

Instructors can visit
here to request a complimentary examination copy of the book.
Long-form copy
Easily employ Scrum, the most popular agile project management and delivery framework …

Scott M. Graffius, an expert in project delivery, has released a new book to help teams successfully manage projects and deliver products in short cycles, which enables speedy feedback, rapid adaptation to change, and continuous improvement. It’s called Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions.

There are a variety of frameworks supporting the development of products and services, and most methodologies fall into one of two broad categories: traditional or agile. Traditional practices engage sequential development, while agile involves iterative and incremental deliverables. Organizations are increasingly embracing agile to meet their business needs and successfully manage projects.

Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions provides those interested or involved in innovation, project management, product development, software development or technology management with an authoritative roadmap to easily and quickly implement Scrum, the most popular agile project management and delivery framework. Reactions to the book have been incredibly positive.


Winner
Business-General Category
5th Annual Beverly Hills International Book Awards

Winner
Technology Category
5th Annual Beverly Hills International Book Awards

Winner
Business Category
2016 London Book Festival

Winner
Business Category
Fall 2016 Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards

Winner
Informational (Business) Category
2017 Feathered Quill Book Awards

Winner
Technology Category
2016 New Apple Book Awards

Winner
Technology Category
2017 Independent Press Award

Winner
Technology Category
11th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards

“Recommended.”
The US Review of Books

“The book is excellent.”
(book awarded best-of-class Five Stars designation)

Readers’ Favorite

Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions is an all-inclusive instruction guide that is impressively 'user-friendly' in tone, content, clarity, organization, and presentation.”
Midwest Book Review

“A clear and authoritative roadmap for successful implementation,
Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions, is strongly recommended.”
BookViral

The manner in which Scott presents this material is exemplary.
Amazon.com Hall of Fame and Top 100 Reviewer

“Excellent book. Well written with colorful diagrams which makes understanding the concepts much easier.”
Amazon.com Top 500 Reviewer


This book covers the basics, and it provides clear instructions in plain English. It’s for anyone involved or interested in the management of projects via Agile Scrum, including those with no prior experience. For those already using Agile Scrum, this book can serve as a reference on practices for consideration and potential adaptation.

Get this book today and start practicing Agile Scrum right away!

http://scottgraffius.com/agile.html

Short-form copy
Easily employ Scrum, the most popular agile project management and delivery framework …

Scott M. Graffius, an expert in project delivery, released Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions to provide those interested or involved in innovation, project management, product development, software development or technology management with an authoritative roadmap to easily and quickly implement Scrum, the most popular agile project management and delivery framework. It encompasses a powerful set of principles and practices that help teams deliver products in short cycles, which enables speedy feedback, rapid adaptation to change, fast time-to-market, and continuous improvement.

http://scottgraffius.com/agile.html

Photos

If you click on an image, a larger version will be displayed. You can then save the photo to your computer.

Photos of Cover
cover-350x500pixels-74K
Cover | low resolution | 350x500 pixels | 74 KB
Click on the image to display a larger version, and then you can save the photo to your computer


cover-1750x2500pixels-697K
Cover | high resolution | 1750x2500 pixels | 697 KB
Click on the image to display a larger version, and then you can save the photo to your computer


Photos of E-book on iPhone
ebook-iphone-500x330pixels-54K
E-book on iPhone | low resolution | 500x330 pixels | 54 KB
Click on the image to display a larger version, and then you can save the photo to your computer


ebook-iphone-3200x2100pixels-975K
E-book on iPhone | high resolution | 3200x2100 pixels | 975 KB
Click on the image to display a larger version, and then you can save the photo to your computer


Photos of E-book on iPad
ebook-ipad-500x330pixels-74K
E-book on iPad | low resolution | 500x330 pixels | 74 KB
Click on the image to display a larger version, and then you can save the photo to your computer


ebook-ipad-3200x2100pixels-1_2MB
E-book on iPad | high resolution | 3200x2100 pixels | 1.2 MB
Click on the image to display a larger version, and then you can save the photo to your computer


Photos of Softcover
softcover-500x330pixels-62K
Softcover | low resolution | 500x330 pixels | 62 KB
Click on the image to display a larger version, and then you can save the photo to your computer


softcover-3200x2100pixels-1MB
Softcover | high resolution | 3200x2100 pixels | 1 MB
Click on the image to display a larger version, and then you can save the photo to your computer

Book Trailer
A 30-second book trailer is available at Vimeo (shown below). The video is also at YouTube.

Links
When writing about the book, please link to http://scottgraffius.com/agile.html when possible.
Bio:
Long-form copy
Scott M. Graffius is a technology leader, entrepreneur, and an award-winning author.

He founded and is CEO of
Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions, a consultancy specialized in project, program, portfolio, and PMO management inclusive of agile, traditional, and hybrid frameworks. He leverages his expertise, professional standards, and industry best practices to help companies achieve significant business results, such as strategically aligned initiatives, faster time-to-market, upgraded on-time delivery, improved on-budget delivery, higher satisfaction, and greater competitive advantage.

Graffius is a former vice president of a provider of diverse consumer products and services over the Internet including social networking and internet access. Before that, he worked in organizations with businesses ranging from advanced technology products and services to business services, retail, e-commerce, manufacturing, and entertainment. He has experience with consumer, business, reseller, government, and international customer markets, as well as international experience spanning 20 countries.

He has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a focus in Human Factors. His credentials include Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Project Management Professional (PMP), Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (LSSGB), and IT Service Management Foundation (ITIL) certifications. He is a member of the Scrum Alliance, the Project Management Institute (PMI), the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the IEEE Computer Society, the IEEE Consumer Electronics Society, the IEEE Broadcast Technology Society, the IEEE Consultants Network, and the IEEE Internet of Things Community.

Graffius released
Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions to provide those interested or involved in innovation, project management, product development, software development or technology management with an authoritative roadmap to easily and quickly implement Scrum, the most popular agile project management and delivery framework.

Reactions to the book have been incredibly positive. The US Review of Books rated the book as "Recommended.” Readers' Favorite awarded the book with the best-of-class Five Stars designation. The 5th Annual Beverly Hills International Book Awards recognized Graffius’ publication as the winner in two categories
– Business-General, and Technology. The 2016 London Book Festival selected the book as the winner in the Business category. The publication received the Best Book award in the Business category from the Fall 2016 Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards. It won First Place in the Informational (Business) category at the 2017 Feathered Quill Book Awards. The book also won top honors in the Technology category at the 2016 New Apple Book Awards, the 2017 Independent Press Award, and the 11th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards.

Graffius resides in Los Angeles, California.

Bio:
Short-form copy
Scott M. Graffius founded and is CEO of Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions, a consultancy specialized in project, program, portfolio, and PMO management inclusive of agile, traditional, and hybrid frameworks. He leverages his expertise, professional standards, and industry best practices to help companies achieve significant business results, such as strategically aligned initiatives, faster time-to-market, upgraded on-time delivery, improved on-budget delivery, higher satisfaction, and greater competitive advantage.

Photos of Me
(coming soon)   
Stacks Image 1825
Stacks Image 1828
(Coming soon)

Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions is an all-inclusive instruction guide that is impressively 'user-friendly' in tone, content, clarity, organization, and presentation.
Midwest Book Review

“A clear and authoritative roadmap for successful implementation, Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions, is strongly recommended.”
BookViral

The manner in which Scott presents this material is exemplary.”
— Amazon.com Hall of Fame and Top 100 Reviewer

“Excellent book. Well written with colorful diagrams which makes understanding the concepts much easier.”
Amazon.com Top 500 Reviewer

See reviews on Amazon
here
Click here to return to the home page.