Beta testing and release programs provide a lot of value to your business and product if done well. This article highlights just some of the issues to lookout for with some helpful hints and tips to consider.
Working with distributed teams as a Scrum Master, Agile Coach or Facilitator can be difficult. There is no substitute for face to face communication, but sometimes this isn’t feasible. When the show must go on, there are some simple tips and tools to try which can help facilitate the session.
Presentation discussing the Theory Of Constraints and the effects of System Thinking, presented at Agile Tour London 2013
As we have progressed as a scrum team, our board has evolved in line with our continuous improvement ethos. Heavily influenced by the Theory Of Constraints, we introduced WIP limits on user stories and the board by restricting the number of lanes. We have seen team and productivity benefits when adopting some of these simple changes.