In this post we explore why a product owner is needed, and how we can ease the burden on the customer as well as the product owner by setting expectations and speaking in language the customer understands.
There are two common approaches to estimation in Scrum teams: story points and ideal hours. Ideal hours is taken as ‘given what we know today, how long would this story take to implement?’ if everything went according to plan. It turns out that us humans are pretty terrible at estimating. For example, is this story,… Continue reading Why do high performing Scrum teams use story point estimation?