Shakespeare and a blasphemer… 2

Shakespeare and a blasphemer...
Shakespeare’s play As You Like It is famous for one of his most oft-quoted speeches, “All the world’s a stage” but it is also known as the origin of the commonly used phrase “too much of a good thing”.   The actual line referenced in the play is “Why then, can one desire too much of ...

What do you do with unfinished user stories?

What do you do with unfinished user stories?
So the question was posed to me the other day; “What do we do with this unfinished user story?”  Before I discuss my response, there are several key things worth covering when having this discussion about user stories, call them Agile/Scrum user story SOPs (standard operating procedures) Most stories will be moved in their entirety ...

Are we focused on improving our performance or selling a process?

Are we focused on improving our performance or selling a process?
I have been doing some research on the Scrum.org site to get more information about the certifications. On their home page I spotted a forum thread about the differences between the Scrum Guide and the Scrum Primer, two different documents provided by Scrum Alliance and Scrum.org. You can find and read the article here. I ...