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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Dog-fooding at an early age.

Eating one’s own dogfood should not be an excuse for reduced quality

This article is part of my online newsletter called the Scrum Addendum. If you enjoyed this article you should signup for the complete series. The concept of “dog fooding” your own products has been around for a long time, and has been made famous my Microsoft who are rumoured to practice “dog fooding” their products […]

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