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Apr
18

BeardedEagle is Now Offering More!

We have some exciting news. BeardedEagle is now offering more! We have a new Master Facilitator Workshop. If you are a ScrumMaster, Team Lead, Department Head or work in any capacity where you facilitate meetings this workshop is for you. You will learn to:– Plan meetings using an agenda– Set a productive environment– Assist meeting […]

By Amy Malone | Blog . Uncategorized
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Feb
28

BeardedEagle Has a New Team and a New Dallas Address

DALLAS, TX – BeardedEagle Training and Consulting recently moved its Texas based offices to Farmers Branch, TX, a city in the Dallas, Fort-Worth metroplex.  Along with a new home base, BeardedEagle has expanded its staff to include a Multi-Media Team and executive support.  The new additions to the BeardedEagle staff promises to take the company to […]

By Shabnam Amini | Blog . Latest news . Press Release
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Feb
14

BeardedEagle Partners with Schlotzky’s Restaurants to Provide Meals for TSA Workers

DALLAS, TX – Local Dallas consulting firm, BeardedEagle partnered with DFW Schlotzky’s owners, Valerie & Julio Van Scoit, along with Cory & Jackie Albert to provide meals for TSA workers at Dallas Love Airport, on 01/31/2019.  This was done to show continued support and solidarity for the dedicated airport workers. The owners of BeardedEagle Devon & Lizzy […]

By Amy Malone | Blog . Uncategorized
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May
11

Splitting Strategies – An Almost Comprehensive Guide

Splitting user stories is positive all the way around. We are always encouraged to build things around motivated teams. Also, motivation happens when people have purpose, autonomy, and mastery. Splitting strategies will lead to frequent delivery of a valuable product. It helps the Engineering Team feel a sense of accomplishment. Also, it strengthens confidence in […]

By Devon Morris | Blog . User Stories
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May
04

What Is A Spike?

Many people underutilize or overemphasize the essence of a spike. Therefore, it’s necessary to gain an understanding of their advantages and disadvantages. Many organizations use it to scale their ideas or launch of a new product and features.   In this post, you’d get insightful details and understanding of how a spike works. You’d also […]

By Devon Morris | Blog . User Stories
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Apr
27

A Horizontal Slice Versus A Vertical Slice: Which is better?

The difference between horizontal versus vertical slicing is trivial for some people. Some believe that delivering perfect engineered masterpiece is the best option. Others recognize the sacrifice of essential functionality. At times, a Product Owner will work closely with the engineering team. Other times, do it alone. They must break down user stories and prioritize […]

By Devon Morris | Blog . User Stories
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Apr
20

Why Split User Stories, Anyway?

Product Owners are accountable for outlining the expectations of their desired Product. User stories communicate the need between the users, stakeholders and engineering team. The Scrum Team starts the conversation with the user story. They use the user story to continue the conversation and to get more just in time information as needed. The Product […]

By Devon Morris | Blog
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Apr
13

7 Common Mistakes Splitting Stories


Whether you are working on a product or a project, you must find ways to progress from the big idea down into something that is achievable within your defined constraints. The purpose of the user story is to meet the needs of the user. By design, it is a means of communication between the stakeholders […]

By Devon Morris | Blog . User Stories
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