RE: [scrumdevelopment] Benchmarking Firms/Projects Using Agile/Scrum ?
- (responding to Wolfgang)
> fair call. How can I measure whether I deliver businessI'm sure I couldn't improve on any descriptions you'd get from Mike Cohn's
> value efficiently ?
book "Agile Estimating and Planning" on this topic.
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A few comments below based on your post...
> ...and I shall henceforth consider seriously becoming more crypticHey, don't be such a hang dog. (Unless, as there usually is, more
> in hopes of attaining that lofty goal of having my ideas actually
> considered prior to their ultimate and summary rejection.
going on here than I understand.) Those ideas are generally getting
accepted. Not as fast as we would like, but faster than we have any
right to expect, given how we humans work.
>...in fact I think small steps areHear, hear! Well said.
> an inherent part of Agile. What I am not so all for is the notion of
> getting people to take some small step and then becoming complacent
> because, after all, they're better off now.
>Not explicitly. Who would, phrased like that? But de facto some take
> I hasten to add that as far as I know, no one here has taken the
> Small Step Toward Complacency position.
that position, as you are saying.
> Awaiting your negotiators, or your seconds, as you may prefer, I...collaboration over...negotiation.... Is that echoing in my ears?
> remain, yours etc., etc,