Summary 2019-W43

If you missed any of the posts this week or want to read them again, here is a quick summary.

Monday: How old is your backlog?

I coached a #team that had more than 50% of their stories created more than a year ago. Stories, not Epics.
If stories have been in your backlog for that long, were they ever a priority?

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Tuesday: How detailed is your backlog?

The fallacy is that if we have everything refined and ready to work, then we can do long term estimation. I say fallacy because it is impossible to predict the future.

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Wednesday: Clean Backlog Policy

Why don’t we also have a clean #backlog policy?
All items have priority. No lingering items. Proper item identification. Hierarchy of items

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Thursday: Backlog Prioritization

An American friend of mine told me this quote when we talked about prioritization, and it resonated with me. Think about it.

“You cannot eat a whole pie. You can only do one slice at a time.”

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Friday: Who owns your backlog?

If you do Scrum, the answer should be obvious. Product Owner. But what if you don’t o Scrum?

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Saturday: Saturday Reflection

Another full week is coming to an end, hope it has been as much fun for you as it has been for me.

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Cheers,

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