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answered How to make consistent progress towards the goal of becoming better, as opposed to just coding for fun?
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answered Do gantt charts have a role in agile software development?
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answered Should we adopt an agile methodology when rewriting an existing application from scratch?
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accepted CFO's Expectations and Scrum Development
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comment CFO's Expectations and Scrum Development
I like your comments and feel that we've been doing a good job of selling these points in our organization.
Jan
24
comment CFO's Expectations and Scrum Development
One of the ways that the financial aspect currently hinders our agile adoption follows. I get push-back when I say that developers (as well as other team members) should be involved in backlog grooming sessions. Since that activity is overhead, they would like to reduce developers involvement. My argument is that a little bit of upfront involvement goes a long way.
Jan
24
comment CFO's Expectations and Scrum Development
One of the biggest issues I have is that, with waterfall, design and development are distinct. So the argument is that we can keep developers focused on development (capitalized) and have designers and architects focused on design. It gets cloudier when everyone on the team participates in the whole life-cycle of activities. I can easily make the business value and quality arguments for Scrum, but...
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