Join Doug Rose for an in-depth discussion in this video Maintaining the agenda, part of Agile at Work: Driving Productive Agile Meetings.
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- Everyone has an essential role to play in an Agile team.…They need to know when it's their turn to participate,…speak up or just listen.…Part of creating good feedback loops…is keeping the team listening and not overwhelmed…with outside interference.…There's an old joke about Agile.…It starts out with a pig and a chicken.…The pig and the chicken decide to start up…a small restaurant.…They sit together in their empty restaurant…and think about what to put on the menu.…The pig asked the chicken,…"What do you think we should serve for breakfast?"…The chicken responds,…"Well, what about bacon and eggs?"…Then the pig says,…"Wow, if we serve that, you'd be interested…"but I'd be committed."…You should think about this joke…when you start thinking about your Agile team.…
Who's really got skin in the game?…In Agile, you routinely hear about chickens and pigs.…The chickens don't have any skin in the game.…They're free to listen, but the activity is not for them.…It's almost always for the pigs.…They are the people who are truly committed…
In this course, agile expert Doug Rose outlines how to make agile meetings as productive as possible. He provides guidance on common activities such as release planning, daily stand-ups, sprint planning, and product demos. Throughout the course, learn about common meeting pitfalls and the challenges of keeping activities on track.
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