Agile in the Ether 6

Agile in the Ether #6 / 14th December

Friday 14th December at 12:30 (UTC) / (GMT) (check your local time)

Notes from the meetup

We talked about

  1. How to be Agile with fixed-scope and fixed-date? – Diogo
  2. Anyone have any trusty methods for getting actions DONE from a retro, or formatting. I’m using an experiment format, just wondering what others do – Stephen
  3. Applying agile principles/methods to data science teams? Stories, experience, advice? – Paul
  4. How can SMs/Agile Coaches work best together? (are they a team, a group or a community of practice?) – Hazel
  5. Using agile techniques for self-reflection – Simon P

2 Comments

  1. Notes and links from the group:

    Topic 1

    Liz – To ensure continuous improvement, it includes at least one high priority process improvement identified in the previous Retrospective meeting.” https://www.scrumguides.org/scrum-guide.html#artifacts-sprintbacklog

    Lawrence – Monte Carlo Simulation https://www.infoq.com/presentations/monte-carlo and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rNotEf40qUU

    Simon – Teams I’ve worked with have used slack bots to remind people (outside of stand-ups) and tools like harmonia (https://harmonia.io/)

    Topic 2

    Emily – Popcorn flow https://popcornflow.com/

    Adrian – http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mrother/

    Stephen – Test card: http://www.seethinkdo.it/resources/test-card-v1.1.pdf

    Topic 3

    Diogo – https://blog.lunarlogic.io/2016/how-we-estimate-at-lunar-logic/

    Lawrence – http://focusedobjective.com/forecast_agile_project_spreadsheet/
http://focusedobjective.com/single-feature-forecast-spreadsheet/

    Adrian – How to Measure Anything https://www.howtomeasureanything.com/ and Impact Mapping https://www.impactmapping.org/

    Topic 4

    Emily – Building Successful Communities of Practice https://www.amazon.co.uk/Building-Successful-Communities-Practice-Webber/dp/095749193X

    Topic 5

    Stephen – Productivity Ninja https://www.amazon.co.uk/How-Productivity-Ninja-Worry-Achieve-ebook/dp/B00KFEJNAE

    Ian – Weeknotes https://weeknot.es/


    Diogo – https://medium.com/thrive-global/how-does-one-become-centered-and-balanced-bb28627a4461

    Andrew – Bullet Journal https://agileirl.blog/2017/07/03/bullet-journals-are-agile/

  2. Thanks everyone who took part, please feel free to share thoughts, links, thank you or anything in the links below

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