Learn about the importance of an agile product owner during the sprint planning ceremony. This video guides you through the various steps to ensure the detailed plans of a sprint align to value.
- Sprint planning is a ceremony in Agile…that teams use to plan the upcoming sprint or iteration.…It's a collaborative effort involving the entire team.…A team leader facilitates the meeting,…and a product owner clarifies precisely what will be built…through user stories or product backlog items.…And the rest of the Agile team…defines the work and effort needed.…The team estimates and plans the tasks needed…to meet the definition of done…for the selected backlog items,…and commits to the work of the sprint.…
Sprint planning happens before each sprint starts.…The team defines a sprint goal,…and this goal drives the work and mindset of the sprint.…During a sprint planning meeting,…the product owner walks the team through…the items or stories that are prioritized…and ready to go for the next sprint.…The team uses the definition of ready…to confirm the user story or item…is ready for the sprint, and the team clarifies these items…and creates the tasks to get the work done.…
The output of a sprint planning meeting…is the sprint goal and the sprint backlog.…
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- Rallying your team around the product vision
- Creating an agile product roadmap
- Creating a release plan focused on value
- Breaking down features
- Setting up, creating, and analyzing user story maps
- Collaborating on the big picture
- Leveraging user stories
- Prioritizing the product backlog
- Working with your team
- Defining what "ready" and "done" mean
- Avoiding technical debt
- Guiding your team through estimating exercises
- Making sprint planning and standup meetings beneficial