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Planning is Agile

Planning is not just Scrum. It’s not only for Waterfall projects. Planning is Agile. Many believe that there is little – to no – planning when going ‘Agile’. 311 more words


Tips to better refine your product backlog

Here is a list of tips to improve your product backlog – reminder: still around conversation!

  • Impact mapping: link business with user stories (impactmapping.org) …
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Product Backlog

Nonviolent #Communication for #agile teams

I’ve written before about the communication challenges of a scrum team. For me communication is nothing special to scrum, but it is very important to find a… 214 more words

Managing queue length

Optimizing the software engineering is no easy task. The intangibility of software assets in combination that most of the engineering happens at the human brain makes it difficult to see the whole picture. 666 more words


Keeping your Product Owner Happy: The Product Backlog

Things have been really great at SBP ever since I implemented the scrum board.  Productivity is up, and team members are genuinely excited to move their user stories from “in progress” to “done.”  At this point, we are a long way off from being completely scrum, but I think this is a good start.   595 more words

The New New Product Owner: The Product Marketplace Expert

In my previous post, I discussed the 7 focus areas for the New New Product Owner, as well as the “Product Value Maximizer” focus area.  352 more words