Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

41051RE: [scrumdevelopment] What is the credit for an unfinished user story?

Expand Messages
  • Sten Otto Johnsen
    Aug 31, 2009
    • 0 Attachment

       

      This made me realize that I’ve been helping the team and the PO make the whole thing becoming a game. It’s obvious to me now that if a story is finished or not the team has no ”reward” for this. As George mentioned the stories or storypoints are merely a tool for estimating the capacity of the team during the next sprint. For this to be a good tool I need to focus on work actually done through the sprint, not add to it the work partially done in other, previous sprints.

       

      Thank you guys,  I’ll bring this to the team for discussion.

       

      /Sten

       


      From: scrumdevelopment@yahoogroups.com [mailto:scrumdevelopment@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of George Dinwiddie
      Sent: 31. august 2009 15:38
      To: scrumdevelopment@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: [scrumdevelopment] What is the credit for an unfinished user story?


      Sten, story points aren't "credit." They're just a planning tool. If
      you were to inflate the velocity of the second sprint with work done in
      the first, it would likely lead to yet another sprint with unfinished
      work at the end.


      -------------------------------------------------------------------
      The information contained in this message may be CONFIDENTIAL and is
      intended for the addressee only. Any unauthorised use, dissemination of the
      information or copying of this message is prohibited. If you are not the
      addressee, please notify the sender immediately by return e-mail and delete
      this message.
      Thank you. size

    • Show all 26 messages in this topic