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Don't Be a Ditka



Daniel Vacanti exposes some flaws in the commonly used prioritization methods (By Value, CD3, WSJF), and proposes a mode of prioritization under conditions of scarcity, stress and uncertainty.


Daniel Vacanti is a 20-year software industry veteran who has spent most of the last 15 years focusing on Lean and Agile practices. In 2007, he helped to develop the Kanban Method for knowledge work. Recently he co-founded ActionableAgile which provides industry leading predictive analytics tools and services to any Lean-Agile process.

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BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, is committed to making IT good for society. We use the power of our network to bring about positive, tangible change. We champion the global IT profession and the interests of individuals, engaged in that profession, for the benefit of all.

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May 11, 2019

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  • Shorter Feedback is the key

    by Nick Zdunic,

    Your message is awaiting moderation. Thank you for participating in the discussion.

    If you don't know value, it's better to test your idea sooner with right sizing and working on one item. Value may still be possible, e.g. try Hubbard.

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