The proclamation by Marissa Mayer last month, informing Yahoo employees that working from home is no longer an option, really seemed to bring an important conversation front and center.
The memo that started this firestorm stated in part -
“To become the absolute best place to work, communication and collaboration will be important, so we need to be working side-by-side. That is why it is critical...read more
If your team is new to Scrum, they don’t have the advantage of looking at their previous velocity before making commitments to the business
A while ago, I published a post titled: Simple...read more
There isn’t a week that goes by that I don’t hear some awesome quote or analogy. I put as many as I can into my mental back pocket, hoping for an opportunity to pull one...read more
Regardless of the client I work with, the teams seem to initially struggle with understanding how big (or small) a User Story is, relative to Epics, Features, and Tasks. It doesn’t...read more
Have you ever had a stakeholder who wanted to change work priorities mid-project, mid-release, or mid-sprint? Certainly, one of the reasons we choose to use agile practices as a delivery...read more