Creating good user stories

When I think about Product Owner daily duties first thing that pops in my mind is managing Backlog. This very important activity is often postponed or pushed into a corner …

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┬áMike 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 not is to prepare simple summary aka. cheat sheet for using it. If you are not familiar …

Waterfall is sometimes better

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 …

Planes Game results and examples

Conclusions Players will find out that it is way more valuable to build less well-working features than many “almost-done” things. A good approach will be to start with very little …