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 […]

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What Is A Spike?

Many people underutilize or overemphasize the essence of a spike. Therefore, it’s necessary to gain an understanding of what is a spike and its 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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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User Story – Start With Training Wheels

What Is A User Story, Anyway? One of the most significant challenges across all businesses within any industry is ensuring that everyone is on the same page. Regardless of whether you are dealing with software or teaching children in school, there comes a need for an effective and efficient method of communication. A novel idea […]

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