Scrum Methodology Diagram

For project managers who are training in SCRUM agile, here is a scrum methodology diagram for reference: Scrum Agile Methodology User stories (and tasks, features, etc.) are written and added to the product backlog. These can be written by the team, the project manager, project owner, or any other stakeholder.

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The Software Estimation Struggle

Software estimation research is … improving estimation techniques so that sophisticated organizations can achieve project results +-5% of estimate results… …the typical software organization is not struggling to improve its estimates from +-10% to +-5% accuracy. The typical software organization is struggling to avoid estimates that are incorrect by 100%

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Effective Technical Leadership

Some notes from the Effective Technical Leadership talk given by David Byttow. Attributes of an effective technical lead Knowledge: “A strong tech leadā€™s knowledge is broad and deep…A tech lead should be a master of several technologies.” Speed: “be ultra-responsive and capable of making instant decisions, always kicking the ball

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