The Scrum is still the most popular framework per the 15th State of Agile Report. However, with the agile adoption rate going from 37% in 2020 to 86% in 2021, more companies are set to join the bandwagon.
With this, the Scrum Master job requirement has increased significantly. Glassdoor ranked Scrum Master No.40 in the list of 50 Best Jobs in America. In 2022, the demand for Scrum Master will only increase. With this, it’s time to come to the crux of the topic. If you’re an aspiring Scrum Master, you will learn what Certified Scrum Master Certification (CSM) is and its benefits.
You might want to pause everything else and pay attention!
Who is a Scrum Master?
The Scrum Master is responsible for the implementation of the Scrum framework. They ensure that the scrum principles and practices are followed. In addition, they eliminate hurdles, facilitate meetings, and work with product owners.
As a Scrum Master, you will be working closely with the Product Owner to ensure that the Product Backlog is ready for the next sprint.
The Scrum Master has authority over the process but doesn’t have authority over the team members. However, the Scrum Master is well within their rights to ensure that the team members are not burdened with tasks so that the sprint progresses smoothly.
What is Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification?
The Certified Scrum Master(CSM) certification is an entry-level certification that teaches individuals the Scrum methodology and helps them gain knowledge of team accountabilities, events, and artifacts.
It is for anyone who wants to start a career as a Scrum Master.
Accredited by Scrum Alliance, it is a gold standard certification beneficial for individuals who use Scrum for product delivery and Scrum Masters.
The 2-day certification training is intended for Scrum Masters, software developers, business analysts, project managers, and new scrum members.
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