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6/17/2016 by Kevin McManus
If you're a technical lead or architect, don't micromanage the team by telling them how to name their variables or what data type to use. Instead, encourage them to focus on adhering to the contract and supporting the design.
6/16/2016 by JITENDRA SINGH GOSAIN
When teams move from the traditional Waterfall process to Agile practices, it’s not simply a process change; it requires a mindset change for everyone involved with the program or project.
6/16/2016 by Samir Goswami,Ramesh Lakkaraju
Although organizations claim to have reaped clear benefits from transitioning to the Agile way of developing software, many agree that estimation remains their area of concern.
6/15/2016 by Aniruddha Godbole
Recently, I was asked to combine two experienced Scrum teams and lead that joint team as its ScrumMaster. My first thought was to identify their levels of Agile maturity.
6/15/2016 by Brian Milner
It isn't a sexy term, but I believe humility is a quality essential to becoming a true servant leader.
6/14/2016 by Dele Oluwole
The measure of progress in banking today can be directly linked to technological advancements and capabilities. While the conversion of requirements to technology is the vehicle that delivers the corporate goal, an Agile business analyst is the "driver" of that vehicle.
6/14/2016 by Jayaprakash Prabhakar
Exploratory testing is the simultaneous learning, design, and execution of a test. It is one of the most effective techniques of software testing.
6/13/2016 by Robin Hackshall
To be able to inspect and adapt in Scrum, members of a software delivery team need to be Reflective Learners. This article discusses some of the criteria of a Reflective Learner.
6/10/2016 by Abhijeet Verma
Product backlog refinement is one of the most important ceremonies for Scrum teams. This activity can be simultaneously easy and difficult to perform.
6/10/2016 by Joseph Albanese MBA
Recently, I have come to understand that the classical definition of velocity inadequately defines that value in more dynamic and complex environments.