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Estimation in Revolution

Estimation in Revolution

Two different people may spend different numbers of person-days to finish the same project. The question, from a financial perspective, is whether we should value the work or the hours.

Conflict Resolution Experienced

Conflict Resolution Experienced

Here I was, deep into my first conflict-resolution situation and very nervous. . . .

Why Do Agile Teams Fail?

Why Do Agile Teams Fail?

Over the past decade, organizations have increasingly moved from traditional development methods to Agile ways of working. While some have been really successful in adopting Agile, some have failed miserably, and some have been partially successful yet have not realized Agile's full potential.

Pros and Cons of Modification in Scrum Ceremonies

Pros and Cons of Modification in Scrum Ceremonies

Scrum itself provides room for some calculated modifications. However, before applying such modifications, pros and cons must be considered.

Maintaining Functional Specification Using the Product Backlog and Unit Tests

Maintaining Functional Specification Using the Product Backlog and Unit Tests

One of the core values of Agile development is working software over comprehensive documentation. A common perception is that Agile methods such as Scrum hinder the process of documentation. In reality, there is always an opportunity for Agile teams to create sufficient and valuable documentation.

On Courage

On Courage

This way of working is based on values of self-respect, respect for others, trust, and courage. Let's talk about that last value a bit more . . . courage.

Specific Roles in Scrum

Specific Roles in Scrum

We always hear that Agile teams should be self-managed and multidisciplinary. What does that mean?

Epic-Level Estimation

Epic-Level Estimation

Imagine: You are about to form a new feature team that is composed of bright, cross-functional experts, self-motivated and self-managed. . . .

Agile Implementation Is a Key Enabler for DevOps Success

Agile Implementation Is a Key Enabler for DevOps Success

Though in theory the DevOps concepts (such as continuous deployment) could be applied in any model, the true benefits are well pronounced and feasible in an Agile mode of solution delivery.

Can Agile Exist in a Non-Agile Project?

Can Agile Exist in a Non-Agile Project?

I am aware this will probably sound a bit outrageous to many Agile purists, but I would like to give my reasons why Agile can exist in a non-Agile project.

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