New Found Respect for Story Points

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I gotta tell you, I have been using Story Points with teams for quite some time now. But recently, working with onboarding more than 9 teams at one company in the space of 3 months, I have learned to appreciate what Story Points really mean and the effect that they have on making teams successful. With each new team that is getting up to speed with Scrum, the hardest transition is figuring out how to estimate in Story Points. There are many ways to help teams do this, including starting them off with 1 story point = 1 ideal day....

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