Enabling Agile Teams to Improve Software Quality

by Ben Linders Follow 28 Followers on  Aug 07, 2014

Long working days, deadlines and team pressure can impact the quality of the software that agile teams deliver. What can we do to prevent that from happening and enable teams to improve the quality of their software? Some suggestions are to arrange for scope and deadline slack, adopt pull systems, and to make sure that people can slow down and get enough sleep.


Sustainable Pace, How to Achieve and Improve it?

by Ben Linders Follow 28 Followers on  Aug 15, 2013

Being one of the principles of the agile manifesto, sustainable pace is considered important by many to deploy agile. But achieving a sustainable pace can be difficult, and teams are often asked to improve their velocity. What did you do to adopt sustainable pace with your team? And how did you improve the speed in which your team delivers, and establish a new sustainable level?


Taking a Break From Sprinting

by Dan Puckett Follow 1 Followers on  Feb 07, 2011

Over the long term, can teams sustain constant work on the product backlog? If a break is needed, what's the most effective way of doing it?

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