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Category: Scrum Patterns / Scrum Technique Patterns / Daily Scrum Patterns

Controversial Pattern:Product Owner Participates

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Pattern Summary:

  • Product Owner Participates in the Daily Scrum
  • Scrum Guide says No.

Possibly Good For:

  • Teams that have a good working relationship with their PO, where that PO will not interfere with Dev Team self organization.
  • Instead of having the PO participate in the Daily Scrum itself, instead consider holding a Daily Scrum After Party instead.

Possibly Bad For:

Pattern Details & References:

Pattern Contributors:

  • Charles Bradley