Vertical Slicing Agile and Value Delivery

vertical slicing in agile

The Vertical Slicing concept is key in the agile process.   This approach enables many agile practices.  What is this concept of Vertical Slicing?  What does it mean to break work apart using Vertical Slicing?  How does that impact the agile software development process?  Lastly, what are some benefits of using this concept in an agile process.   … Read more Vertical Slicing Agile and Value Delivery

Building The Trust In Agile, Between Teams And Business Users

building the trust in agile

What Do I Mean By Building The Trust In agile software development, the relationship between the agile team and the business users, or stakeholders, is very important. Building the trust in agile is a relationship between the team and that group. Part of that relationship involves an aspect of trust. Which is critical to delivering … Read more Building The Trust In Agile, Between Teams And Business Users

Product Owner Basics In Agile

product owner basics

What are the the Agile Product Owner Basics?  What are the main things the agile software Product Owner has to do?  There are certain key habits the Product Owner needs to do.  These help drive solid fundamentals for the entire agile team.  My agile team has been discussing agile fundamentals in our process.  Questions posed … Read more Product Owner Basics In Agile

Agile Improvement….5 Tips to Help

agile improvement

Agile is thrown around a lot. What are some tangible practices that could help with Agile improvement? Here I discuss tips for agile improvement, to help make positive changes. I will discuss ideas that have helped teams the most. I do not intend these to be comprehensive, including all things your team could do to … Read more Agile Improvement….5 Tips to Help

Timelines and Due Dates in Software

timelines and due dates

Timelines and due dates in software have come to be how we measure progress.  They are how we know when we have completed the work.  But the same way agile processes changed many parts of the SDLC, could they help evolve timelines and due dates?  The same way agile attempts to address requirement gathering, it … Read more Timelines and Due Dates in Software