Monthly Archives: February 2015

The Story Graveyard

Do you have user stories hanging out in your backlog that seem to always get deprioritised at planning meetings? As a team with a semi operational function to it we have this problem quite reguarly, with stories that don’t fall … Continue reading

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Run Run Run

This week I took part in another Fitbit challenge with some colleagues from work. The challenge was who could finish a 24 hour period with the most steps. Having lost my previous two challenges I was determined to not let … Continue reading

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Valentines Day themed Retrospective

Last Friday we held our end of iteration team retrospective. We like to mix up the themes as I’ve mentioned in previous posts. This time two members of the team suggested a Valentines Day theme. Quite simply the guys drew … Continue reading

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Do you or your team use symbols on your board?

We recently introduced a legend and some new symbol avatars to our board to clearly visualise the state of a user story inside it’s relevant swim lane.¬†The reason we did this was that we wanted to help the members of … Continue reading

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