Why 8 plus 8 is 13 in Story Points?

Recently during a talk with one of the stakeholders I said, that from my experience 13 Story Points tasks are usually split into two 8 Story Points tasks. The stakeholder instantly laughed …

Re-estimate or not?

All Scrum Teams aim to deliver all of the things they committed to deliver. But because of some circumstances, every team occasionally overestimate their capabilities. They might still deliver The …

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 …