agile

Demand Validation

I’ve been researching different approaches to understanding and prioritising product features and the concept of demand validation really stands out. Demand validation is a testing methodology that ties in with lean principals to figure out ways to answer the question “do people want to use this?” “Is this product usable?” is answered by usability testing. “Do people want

Stable values

Bob Martin reflects on the early values underpinning the agile movement highlighted in the book “Extreme Programming Explained” by Kent Beck. “I believe the practices persist because they are based on a firm foundation of stable values. Values that Kent Beck described in Chapter 7 on page 29 of his book: Communication Simplicity Feedback Courage. I

Arbitrary References to Waterfall and Agile

“To be as predictable as possible and to maximize time to ROI, we need to have clear conversations around the characteristics of the teams that are best suited to the problems we are trying to solve. Understand if your project is convergent or divergent, determine the appropriate amount of planning, assess if your project would