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1/16/2014 by Mohammed Naveed
The INVEST scale is a simple yet effective measure of user story feasibility in the current sprint, based on the INVEST principle. This scale has provided lots of benefits to my current project. . . .
1/15/2014 by Dasha Moskalenko
Very early into our first project, we found that the traditional Scrum approach was too time-consuming for the business team, blurred the boundaries of responsibility among team members and the product owner, and included performance indicators not suited for a diverse business project team. . . .
1/14/2014 by Gilbert Villanueva
While checking a ScrumMaster's checklist proposed by one of the nation's top Scrum practitioners, the very last item caught my attention. . . .
1/14/2014 by Eric King
Just a few short years ago I began singing the praises of Agile to just about anyone who would give me the time of day. . . .
1/13/2014 by Suman Guha
I imagine you have read many articles about story points-based estimation. Hence, instead of going over how it all works, I will try here to provide a practical guide for how to achieve it. . . .
1/10/2014 by SAVVY KATHAM
When you think of Agile, there are a couple of questions -- myths, in fact -- that repeat frequently with just a verbiage change. It is important not only to know about the Agile framework but also to resolve open questions in order to embrace it fully. . . .
1/10/2014 by Rodrigo Almeida
It is common to see people getting bored in sprint retrospective meetings, or to bring only a few positive or negative issues to the meeting. I am going to present here an approach that has been working for me and for the team I have been part of. . . .
1/9/2014 by David Caicedo
Recently we performed a workshop to estimate the total number of sprints that a specific software implementation will take us. At the end of this session, I asked myself how we could estimate the risk percentage, to add it to the actual estimation. . . .
1/8/2014 by Neil Potter
Scrum, by design, does not come with prescriptive details on how to address some of the challenges project teams face, or the challenges introduced when using Scrum. This article looks at some of these challenges, and example solutions, in the light of experience working with different Scrum teams around the world. . . .
1/8/2014 by Gaurav Rastogi
As part of my job working with different teams, the biggest challenge I see is how the team's work can be measured in terms of business value delivered. . . .