Why not exact story point estimates?

Posted on Tue 12 December 2017 in Posts • Tagged with agile, scrum, estimation

Awhile back at a job a question was raised in a sprint planning meeting about why we don't do exact story point estimation, instead of doing the fibonacci (or fibonacci-like) scales. We had scales of 0.25, 0.5, 1, 3, 5, 8, 13, etc at the place, and people …


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Embracing Change

Posted on Sun 01 March 2015 in Posts • Tagged with agile

I recently listened to a recording of a webinar put on through the ACM titled "Agile Methods: Agile Methods: The Good, the Hype and the Ugly" where Bertrand Meyer (the Eiffel/Design by Contract guy) gave his interpretation of the agile software movement, and how we may tweak agile thinking …


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