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Newbie who just started in consulting 2 weeks ago. Prompted by my manager to get a Scrum Master Certification. For those who have one, has it done anything for your career?

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It’s an easy certification to get. Firm usually pays. And it allows you to speak the basic language of software delivery lifecycle (incl. just plain project management work on a tech project). For those reasons there’s very little downside, and it’s the most basic must have knowledge if you are in a tech & ops function. Not going to get your career a turbo boost, but it will help you speak the language which has obvious merits.

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Will definitely find it beneficial in a BA role because the role itself does not exist in an Agile project. The training will help you understand how your BA role is defined and fits into the Agile team structure.

Absolutely nothing

Not a damn thing. Also the Q&A’s are online, just start googling the question and you’ll find sites with them. You’re welcome!

I recommend Scrum.org PSC exam and take your own pace self study from udemey

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