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Which one of the Scrum "events" would you remove if you had to?

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All scrum events have specific purpose in the scrum as per scrum guide. I would not remove any events,

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The Sprint planning. Downsides: this would lead the Team to not commit to a Sprint goal, and work "sprinting" towards it. Also, possibly decrease effectiveness, due to the "Parkinson's law" effect. Upsides: still have all the other events to keep the quality and speed of work delivered. Team will move to a "kanban" work-style, still effective, but for different purpose.

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