Ep. 71 – Woo, I Smell Somethin’

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Released Sunday, Janury 11th, 2015

Hosts: Jason Tice, John Sextro and Amos King

Discussion

Topics contributed by Rich Thorn and Firoj Shaikh. Thank you!

  • Driving teams to small stories
    • Cards
    • “Twitter sized” stories
    • Constrain to ½ day to 1 day
  • How business stories and development stories relate with each other?
    • Not embracing whole team approach
    • Development stories are sub-stories for the business stories
  • What is the best way to organize stories?
    • How to prioritize to work most effectively?
      • Leverage business
  • How much time developers should spend on analysis?
    • As much as is necessary to implement the story
    • T-shaped people
    • Whole team approach

Picks

Lee

  • MadeWithCode, a community to encourage girls to learn computer programming and resources to build the skills early.

John

  • Ninjevade, great new game for Android and iOS developed by my friend Matt Burton.
  • Working with Legacy Code, by Michael Feathers

Jason

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