3. Daily Scrum calls happening during US overlap hours is the forum for team developers and testers to highlight issues/ impediments to Scrum master.
<Raghav> I think you are using scrum of scrums for wrong purpose. No one should allocate the work. Teams should pick up. Development manager cannot decide on behalf of the team. Development manager is chicken. This is one of anti-pattern. It appears like, more chickens speaking than pigs. Watch out.
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