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Agile Moment: Equating Story Points and Time

Equating Story Points to Time = Bad

I have found a common recurring issue on some of my Scrum teams over the years regarding equation of time (hours, days, weeks, months) to story points for user stories. 202 more words

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How To Understand The Agile Manifesto

Importance of the Agile manifesto

The popularity of Agile frameworks, especially XP and Scrum, is increasing by the day, and more and more organizations are deciding in favor of using these frameworks to execute their projects. 1,346 more words


Advanced Agile Requirements: The perfect workshop for software developers

The Perfect Workshop in Agile Training

Learning Connexions offers a unique opportunity, a one-day workshop, which focuses on providing you with the necessary skills in BDD practices. 486 more words

Agile & Scrum

Are You Human?

Isaac Asimov’s science fiction short story “The Bicentennial Man” tells the tale of a robot named Andrew. With the help of some human benefactors, over a long time, Andrew replaces his robotic systems with biological parts, piece by piece by piece. 363 more words

Agile / Scrum

Whitehurst: on DevOps, apps, and infrastructure; Blogagility - Agile Scrum is the answer

An analysis

Jim Whitehurst discussed the interactions or lack thereof between infrastructure and operational folks and the guys who are locked in the closet – developers – in an interview with Fredric Paul (Network World). 324 more words


Critiquing One of My Own Real User Stories

Originally posted on http://www.mountaingoatsoftware.com/blog

I am a fan of Mike Cohn and follow his blog, books, and courses regularly. He makes a great point about how we sometimes jump right into solving the problem rather than stating goals, documenting requirements, constraints and criteria for acceptance. 115 more words

Agile Software Development

Building a highly efficient team is building highly efficient individuals

Highly efficient teams exponentially increase business value.

I am a scrum master, but my area of expertise is the subtleties of human interaction and making individuals more efficient.   910 more words

Agile Scrum