Author: amitabh04

TOP 10 TRAITS OF SUCCESSFUL LEADERS

"By truly successful, I mean business leaders, who, while busy growing their organization, do not lose sight of (their) people's growth. In short, they are successful in creating happy, high... Read More

Scrum comes with overheads - The Scrum Events consume time and come at a cost! Why would you want to do Scrum when your inputs are simple and outputs are... Read More

WHAT DOES VELOCITY REPRESENT IN SCRUM?

Velocity numbers may increase organically as a team becomes stable in its composition and consistently grooms, estimates, and swarms together. Such an increase in velocity should be a welcome thing. https://agilonomics.com/what-does-velocity-represent-in-scrum/... Read More

It is as if you are stepping in the shoes of the people you are working with, to understand how it feels to be just them. Just by being with... Read More

JTBD first came out when Clayton Chirstiansen, a professor at Harvard Business School’s Product Management group, set out with his team to understand what ‘needs’ drive people to ‘hire’ a... Read More

The Sprint Review is second to last ceremony in the Sprint. The purpose of the Sprint Review is for an Agile team to show their product increment to the Product... Read More

A RAMBLE ABOUT METRICS – ZACH BONAKER

By definition, “success metrics” are exactly that: the key measurement which reflects on the interaction (and collaboration) within the system to generate a successful outcome. By taking a measure-up approach... Read More

AGILE STATEMENT OF WORK (SOW)

The SOW can include a statement that as the teams start working, they will put together a release plan to provide an insight on how the timelines look at this... Read More

Once a team stops feeling the pressure to finish the work it committed, it gets into this antipattern, which results in increasingly more stories not finishing by the time a... Read More

A MEANINGFUL DASHBOARD FOR AGILE TEAMS

A good team creates the metrics to understand how it is doing, what it needs to improve and makes the metrics available to the entire organization in the spirit of... Read More