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User Stories

User Stories are part of an Agile approach that helps shift the focus from writing about requirements to talking about them. All Agile User Stories include a written sentence or two and, more importantly, a series of conversations about the desired functionality. 383 more words

The Basics

Why write User Stories

Having been involved with helping teams write user stories, especially teams that are predominantly technical, a few patterns have tended to emerge.

I have always stuck to the tried and trusted format for User Stories using the As a, I want, So that where the… 367 more words

Agile Business Analyst

Why I Switched From Evernote to Mammoth

This week I wanted to share a story by Achim Meurer (@hdrmeurer), photographer extraordinaire from Austria.

Achim joined Mammoth early on and I remember asking him, “Why did you switch from Evernote to Mammoth?”. 349 more words

User Story

Confused about – Epic, story, task and sub-tasks?

As the teams starts using JIRA and practicing Agile, I have found, it is very common to get confused by terms like

Project Management

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


Welcome, University of Bristol

“At the University of Bristol, we have been using Mammoth very effectively for the past few months. We are now using it with a 170 faculty staff to facilitate the major collaborative review of the medical undergraduate programme.

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User Story

Exploratory testing isn't just playing!

Exploratory testing is something that has been discussed, put on CV’s, and probably put in the syllabus of testing exams, but I wonder if we really understand what it is. 309 more words