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2/4/2015 by Deepak Joshi
Often I am asked by new Scrum teams transforming to Agile how a tester could provide estimates for coding a feature/task, or how a programmer could provide estimates for the tester's job. This is not easy, but in Scrum teams this happens -- and happens successfully!
2/3/2015 by Bob Jiang
I would like to share some tips about why we have product backlog refinement meetings, what activities we handle during those meetings, and who should attend.
2/3/2015 by Madhavi Ledalla
I was in traditional project development, where I played the role of a developer. When the organization started to transition to Agile and the structure was revamped . . . I was taken by surprise and had no clue about how all this would work.
2/2/2015 by Raghu Challapilla
Do you have disengaged participants in your training class? Sometimes you have hecklers. The worst, apathetic observers! Sorry, that's not the worst. . . .
1/30/2015 by Binesh K
Timeboxing is common in software development, for instance when you are managing projects. In fact, timeboxing is critical in Scrum.
1/30/2015 by Samuel Nadarajan
When I first started working for my company, we had recently doubled in size over the previous year. The partners recognized that being larger made it more difficult for individuals to know what was happening across different parts of the company.
1/29/2015 by Dharmesh Shah
These days everyone uses the word "Agile" to mean different things, to their own advantage.
1/29/2015 by Boon Nern Tan
Pair programming? Two people staring at one PC screen, using one keyboard and one mouse? Why would companies hire two individuals to work on the same thing?
1/28/2015 by Michael Barone
When we analyze traditional Waterfall application development projects post-release, it is easy to see that, not too long into the development life cycle, team productivity plateaus and eventually declines. Agile works differently. . . .
1/28/2015 by Han van Loon
I want to propose a new visual paradigm for depicting uncertainty in a project using Scrum.