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Things to Try

  • Acceptance tests
  • Backlogs
  • Burnup / burndown charts
  • Continuous deployment
  • Continuous integration
  • Daily stand-up
  • DTSTTCPW
  • Five Whys
  • Four-panel Storyboards
  • Information Radiators
  • Iterations
  • Niko-niko charts
  • Pairing
  • Parking lot
  • Plan B
  • Polling
  • Pulling tasks
  • Refactoring
  • Retrospectives
  • Scenarios
  • Story points
  • Swarming
  • Taskboards
  • TDD
  • Technical spike
  • Timebox
  • User stories
  • Velocity
  • Vertical slices
  • YAGNI
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Things to Avoid

  • BDUF
  • Gantt Chart thinking
  • Solo coding
  • Silos
  • Waterfall
  • Pushing task assignments

Underlying Agile Themes

  • Delivering value early
  • Defining by story
  • Timeboxing
  • Deferring commitment
  • Slicing
  • Transparency
  • Testability
  • Minimizing work in progress
  • Minimizing waiting
  • Minimizing waste

So Much More to Learn

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