Posts Tagged "product owner"

Converting business value into actual money

Aug 01 2008

At Agile 2008, Luke Hohmann from Enthiosys talked about converting business value into actual money. Luke said prioritizing the backlog by ROI…

Tips for analysts performing the role of Product Owner

Jan 01 2008

If you’re an business analyst and you’re performing the role of Product Owner on an agile team, focus on: The What –…

A Product Owner has many skills

Oct 01 2007

The Product Owner needs a blend of the skills usually separated by traditional roles, should have empathy with the customers and and should have some knowledge of…

You can’t own something part-time

Oct 01 2007

On the first day of the Agile Business Conference , Roman Pichler talked about the Role of the Agile Product Owner. It…

Vertical slicing

Oct 01 2007

Develop a user story incrementally using a technique called vertical slicing. Drive a thin vertical slice through the story, from UI to…

Keep the customers’ perspective visible

Aug 01 2007

I’ve talked about being customer-driven: See everything from the customer point of view first, understand value from the customers’ perspective, ask what they want next…

Product Owner and business marksmanship

May 01 2007

Being an effective Product Owner is a full-time job and managing the Product Backlog is a constant activity. It’s not as trivial as it might sound.…

It takes 1 woman 9 months to make a baby

May 01 2007

According to Fred Brooks in Mythical Man Month (and common knowledge) it takes 1 woman 9 months to make a baby. But 9…

XPDAY2006: Experiments in Agile Estimation

Dec 01 2006

  Experiments in Agile Estimation was a workshop, facilitated by Mike Hill, Nils Haugen and Stein Grimstad, that explored planning poker as a group estimation technique. For the first experiment we…

Release Planning

Apr 01 2006

Small releases are better. They provide a constant flow of shippable product increments and generate regular feedback from the end-users. If release…