Agile Resources

“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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Agile Resources

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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Leadership

AgileNOLA Jul Meetup

Agile NOLA meetup on Jul 30 was held in LaunchPad, 643 Magazine Street. The theme of the meeting was ‘Agile Mindset’. We were about 15 people from different companies showed up. A Big Thank you for everyone who came last night. Amber Burke spoke about ‘Agile Mindset’ and what...
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Leadership

Agile is about mindset

How many times have you read this sentence on Twitter, other Socials or blogs? It seems a mantra, a philosophical phrase like “Without fear there cannot be courage”. A wonderful sentence that too many times is only a set of words, and for people starting today to learn agile...
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