Re: Book Recommendation
- Agile and Iterative Development, A Managers Guide (Larman) A good
high-level overview of Agile and its value to customers and
stakeholders. I used this book to help 'sell' Agile development when
we started up with the process a couple of years ago. It talks a lot
about the business value of using Agile.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Michael Wollin <yahoo@...>
> I grabbed the Jim Highsmith Agile Project Management book from the
> local Borders today and skimmed it. It's perfect, exactly the
> tone and the right level for my audience. I love it.three
> Thanks for all the suggestions.
> On Apr 3, 2008, at 4:14 PM, Michael Wollin wrote:
> The executive in charge of my group requested that I recommend
> booksalso a
> that summarize agile (or scrum) from a customer perspective and
> product manager perspective. I have chosen the two books from MikeCohn
> (User Stories Applied and Agile Estimating & Planning) for thelatter. I
> need a recommendation for the former.
> That third book needs to be as easy to read as possible, and more
> high level
> than what one would read as a Scrummaster. I need to sell the
> Manifesto and
> I need to sell the ROI advantages to executives who want to be
> but not given too much detail (if you get my drift).
> Michael Wollin