Many software teams track their velocity, use this handy calculator to discover your chances of delivering a certain amount of story points.»
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Most of us heard quote “A Single Death is a Tragedy; a Million Deaths is a Statistic”. Let’s see if we can change that.»
Does this special game event mean it’s time to play the lottery? Let’s break out the statistics to find out.»
I had woken up before my friend and in front of his microwave I stood. The left-over pizza had been successfully inserted. I was staring at the array of buttons struggling to discern the button that would make it heat. After a while, I started just pressing buttons at random to no avail. The pizza was eaten cold.»
This is the second part of this series, the first post is here.»
Are you missing the expensive hidden costs in your story estimates?»
Well it’s different for one that goes without saying. If I had to summarise it as an experience I would have to give it about a 4/10.»
Fractally broken a definition.»
The phone rings. His eyes dart open and he grasps for the phone. Finding it on the bedside cabinet he answers the call.
“Hello?” he says.
“We are at the train station. Where are you?” Is the cold reply.
With growing dread, he glances at the clock. 11 am. He should have been on that train hours ago.
When you tell people that you don’t have a smart phone, you can see the cogs start to spin. Maybe he has broken or lost it they think.»
Have you got a dose of the blues? The blues come and go, and this list is the first port of call to make sure you have the basics covered.»
I have created a simple habit tracker using Google Sheets which you can find here.»
I recently read a book about extreme production and many aspects resonated with me. My one question to the author (Craig Burgess) is how do you stick to your goals when life gets in the way.»
We can recognize software scope creep, but do we notice the slow creep of extra process on our workflow?»
Liberating structures promise to unleash innovation, creativity and great ideas. Here I capture my thoughts and feelings, from my experiences with liberating microstructures.»