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The Ball Point Game

This article is part of my online newsletter called the Scrum Addendum. If you enjoyed this article you should signup for the complete series. Boris’ Ball Point game is a fun and exciting way to explore process flow. The rules are quite simple and the more people you have, the more exiting it can be. […]

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How to cost Agile projects

How to cost Agile projects

This article is part of my online newsletter called the Scrum Addendum. If you enjoyed this article you should signup for the complete series. How to cost Agile projects is a question that comes up frequently, and a perfect question for an email course. It’s actually very easy but before I get to the heart […]

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T-shirt estimating cards

This article is part of my online newsletter called the Scrum Addendum. If you enjoyed this article you should signup for the complete series. My T-shirt estimating cards have been very popular and although I love handing them out, they’re also quite expensive. A full 50% of the cost of the cards is shipping from […]

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Sprint Burn Down Graph Signatures

Sprint Burn Down Graph Signatures

I wrote this article may years ago (in 2006), and it’s one of my most popular articles. My thoughts on Sprint Burndown charts have changed dramatically, having seen how teams and management often abuse them. I no longer encourage teams to do a Sprint Burndown because they don’t add much useful information, and they frequently […]

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