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My Agile is broken

Agile Adoption – Then and Now Believe it or not, there was a time when Agile was unheard of in the mainstream. It was a fringe concept thought only applicable to hippie programmers and tiny startups. In those days, Agile was a virus that infected the organization via idealists...
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“Story points” or “How Agile creates democracy in estimates” – Part 2

In the first part of this article (http://agilekarma.com/2014/09/10/story-points-or-how-agile-creates-democracy-in-estimates/) we have talked about Story Points: what they are and how they are so useful to create agreement in estimation process of your team. I have listed three ways to find this agreement and democracy: Voting techniques Rock-Scissors-Paper technique Planning Poker...
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The mutant starfish Retrospective

I’m sure that everyone of you knows the retrospective exercise named “The starfish”. This exercise is probably the most famous one for the retrospectives. I’m honest, it’s not my preferred exercise but it’s very useful ‘cause it permits to gather data from the retrospective guiding the team in a...
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