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Commonalities and Differences

What is unavoidable is to notice that in Teams we work with people. And we work also with people outside the Team.  But let’s discuss that topic in another post. The next obvious thing to say is that people are complicated, each person by herself or himself, and in a Team of seven then, we […]

Webinar: Becoming a Great PO

Webinar. Date: Friday, January 14th, 2022 Time: 2pm – 3pm ET You are invited.  Free. *** Let’s discuss these points mainly. Why do I want a great PO What are the key metrics for a great PO How do I implement those metrics Is it all about the numbers How to get better and faster […]

Webinar: The Link between Estimating and Successful Sprints

Webinar: All Invited.  Free Date: Monday, January 3 Time: 11am – noon ET, 1 hour A discussion with a leader. *** Problems: Some of you have problems estimating using the recommended Wide-Band Delphi Expert Estimation pattern, using the Fibonacci cards. Some of you have problems promising (or forecasting) the right number of stories or story […]

What is the problem set?

You have probably heard the recommendation: solve the right problem. Often in new product development, we think of this as the customers’ problem. And then we have ideas, from Lean and elsewhere, such as: root cause analysis – the idea that the customer presents with a symptom(s), but the root cause is not so obvious […]

AC: What’s our Agile org approach?

The next Agile Carolinas session. Question: How should the organization be structured around the agile teams? This will be a 2-hour Agile Carolinas session. What do we mean by “Agile org”?  What are the relevant values and principles? What should it look like?  (Draw me a picture.) How would we implement it?  (Not easy, but […]