Monthly Archives: September 2014

Business 101

Recently I was working with a team that was having trouble getting testing tasks done, because some of the developers did not like testing; they wanted to write code, because if was more fun. At the risk of preaching to … Continue reading

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Are you writing fake canonical stories?

A popular template for user stories is As a <persona>, I want <some goal> so that <some reason> For example, As a blogger, I want the blog system to return a permalink to my posts so that I can give … Continue reading

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Sustainability

In my last post, Agile Development in the ’80s, I talked about the team I was on in the early ’80s that was, in many ways, a Kanban team. I was discussing this with a colleague the other day, and … Continue reading

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