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Daily Goal is not a good pattern

A few weeks ago I proposed trying Daily Goal for improving team focus on a goal. It was initially done for Kanban (read about Daily Goal concept) but we transformed to …

Daily Goal concept

Some time ago we transformed our team from Scrum to Kanban for many reasons. Most important one was that we were doing maintenance work then and we were unable to …

Three ways of estimating

There are three simple approaches to estimating. They are described by Mike Cohn in his Agile Estimating and Planning book. They are very commonly used but worth mentioning once again. Expert …

Use Case Points Cheat Sheet

Estimating with Use Case Points is widely described technique and purpose of this note is to prepare simple summary aka. cheat sheet for using it. If you are not familiar …

Waterfall is sometimes better than Agile

I use this as small workshop/discussion panel addressed to people who are wither fixed on doing everything Agile way. This helps to understand that not everything is meant to be …

Agile Planes Game

When I meet with people and ask questions about great games to improve team collaboration they answer no. 1 is always Scrum LEGO game beginners guide. That didn’t suit me …