2928Re: [scrumdevelopment] What to do with "loose ends"
- Mar 9, 2004On Tuesday, March 9, 2004, at 10:34:27 AM, Mike Cohn wrote:
> I'm at a company where we have to do our sprint planning a few hours beforeIf I were to have an issue with this, it would be that it might encourage
> we do the sprint review of the prior sprint. A bit backwards but we make it
> During the sprint review we always come up with a few tiny things--rephrase
> this, can you make that more prominent, etc.
> After the sprint review is over the team looks at that list and almost
> always pulls those items into the sprint they've just planned. Our feeling
> is that we can't estimate accurately enough that at the start of a sprint we
> can say "nope, that 3 hours of small trivial stuff will push us over the
> feasibility edge." So, we bring it in and it almost always gets done.
the customer to be a bit too careless. As long as the stuff is a few hours'
worth, I'd not be troubled.
My advice is to do it by the book, get good at the practices, then do as
you will. Many people want to skip to step three. That's OK too.
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