Posts Tagged "vertical slicing"

There’s more to done than the green dot

Feb 01 2010

So you’re working on a user story with your pair, developing vertical slices and getting feedback from the tester and customer as…

We don’t need no stinkin’ process

Sep 01 2009

We’re enjoying ourselves so much I’m wondering if it’s illegal. We’re working in a 4-man team with a new client (who consult…

Outside, in

Sep 01 2009

We create software by working inwards from the user experience. Maintaining focus on the users’ perception of the system, we do just…

Time isn’t the problem. How you use time is

Jul 01 2009

Don’t bother managing your time. Manage your focus. We use pomodoros to sharply focus on achieving a goal every 25 minutes. If…

Gardening for facilitators

Nov 01 2008

If you’re new to light-touch leadership you may find yourself focusing on the big events (standups, retrospectives, planning games, showcase, beer). However…

New board design

May 01 2008

The photo on the right shows how our planning board used to look a while back. There were 6 columns from left…

Testers in our agile team

May 01 2008

In our team, developers create the vast majority of the automated tests, whether they are acceptance tests, integration tests, or unit tests.…

Collaborate more to achieve hustle

Feb 01 2008

Our team has been together now for about 15 weeks and things are going well. We’ve got a sustainable pace that’s delivering…

Looping the loop

Dec 01 2007

All teams have blips. I sensed growing frustration in the team over the last few iterations – sniping, bickering, moaning, negative comments.…

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…

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