Tag: agile-and-scrum

A Guide To Understanding The Shift Left Approach

A guide to understanding the shift left approach

Shift left is a methodology based on moving tasks, processes, and responsibilities to earlier in the development process.

Bindiya Thakkar
Nov 6, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
The Myth Of Shared Team Ownership

The myth of shared team ownership

In this article, we’ll unpack the fundamental problem of shared team ownership and what you might actually achieve instead.

Bart Krawczyk
Oct 19, 2023 ⋅ 4 min read
User Story Examples With Templates

User story examples with templates

A user story helps you understand your product by describing who the user is, what they want to achieve, and why they want to achieve it.

Diana Hsieh
Oct 18, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
How To Understand And Calculate Team Velocity

What is team velocity and how to calculate it

Team velocity is a way of measuring productivity during an iteration to indicate the amount of work a team can accomplish.

Jean Huang
Oct 10, 2023 ⋅ 4 min read

What is the Start, Stop, Continue retrospective?

The Start, Stop, Continue retrospective is one of the many retrospectives out there. What makes it unique, however, is its direct approach.

Ian Khor
Sep 15, 2023 ⋅ 5 min read
How to choose the perfect sprint length

How to choose the optimal sprint length

The optimal sprint length has always been a discussion-provoking topic. Although two-week sprints are standard, it’s not always the most appropriate length for a given context.

Bart Krawczyk
Sep 14, 2023 ⋅ 8 min read
A Guide To CSM Certifications

A guide to CSM certifications

The Certified Scrum Master certification focuses on the scrum framework and understanding team accountabilities, scrum events, and artifacts.

Monica Dhiman
Sep 12, 2023 ⋅ 5 min read
How To Successfully Run Agile

Why agile processes won’t save you without a coherent strategy

It feels like only yesterday that the word “agile” indicated some nirvana state that every self-respecting tech company wanted to achieve.

Else van der Berg
Aug 30, 2023 ⋅ 4 min read
An Overview Of Feature Flags

An overview of feature flags

Feature flags are components that enable software teams to manage and control the release of a product in a more controlled manner.

Bindiya Thakkar
Aug 28, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
What Is Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD)? Overview With Examples

What is disciplined agile delivery (DAD)? Overview with examples

Disciplined agile is a flexible agile method that adapts to your team’s needs rather than the other way around. Instead of a rigid set of non-tailorable rules, DA offers a toolkit.

Shehab Beram
Aug 24, 2023 ⋅ 5 min read
A Better Approach To Sprint Reviews

A better approach to sprint reviews

A sprint review is used to inspect the increment delivered in the previous iteration and determine the direction of further iterations.

Bart Krawczyk
Aug 24, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
What Is Extreme Programming (XP) As An Agile Methodology?

What is Extreme Programming (XP) as an agile methodology?

XP practices are more central to the way that work is done compared to traditional projects. XP aims to deliver stable, working software, predictably.

Philip Rogers
Aug 14, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read