Agile Purgatory

Agile Purgatory
pur·ga·to·ry   noun \ˈpər-gə-ˌtȯr-ē\ – a place or state of temporary suffering or misery  – Merriam Webster Dictionary If you have been involved with any of the agile frameworks, methodologies, process, or the like for a significant amount of time, I am certain that you have passed into, though or may even be currently living in ...

Shakespeare and a blasphemer… 5

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 ...