How to Write Effective User Stories

The ability to write effective user stories enables teams to delivering the right products fast. This post provides several checklists for writing effective user stories and features the perfection game, a technique for giving feedback and providing improvement suggestions to improve your user stories. More

Retrospectives beyond the team level

Nowadays most agile teams do retrospectives which help them to deal with difficult situations and improve their way of working. But teams don’t work in isolation, they interact with other teams and with their stakeholders to deliver value. Let’s explore how retrospectives beyond the team level can be used to improve collaboration. More

Guest blog: How agile transitions impact product and project manager roles

What happens to the traditional roles when transitioning to Agile? In this guest blog post Shibabrata Mondal asks himself this question, and explores how agile transitions impact product and project manager roles and how these traditional roles are related to new roles of Scrum master and Product Owner that Scrum brings in. More

To become agile managers must think agile

Many agile transformations are still failing. The main reason that I see is that agile is not adopted at the top: the mindset and culture doesn’t change which inhibits agile adoption in the whole organization. We need agile thinking managers, and we need them now! More

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