In this video, Angela reviews a fun and effective way for a team to come together on requirements prioritization. Learn how to host a prioritization meeting with a team using a voting technique, including the ideal number of team members, features, and vo
- It feels good to vote on something…and have your say, right?…Well, applying this to requirements prioritization…is a fun and engaging way to get feedback on the priorities…from the team or a group of stakeholders and users.…Voting does not mean that a decision is necessarily made,…but rather it's a facilitation technique…to get dialogue going and see where a group stands…on its priorities.…When I do a voting meeting, I prepare the items to vote on.…Usually voting happens with a group of about 10 items.…
More than 10 and it gets messy.…For our go health example,…features and stories are part of the list of items.…So for example,…a product owner may prioritize five to 10 features at a time…to work on the roadmap…or a handful of small user stories at a time…to determine the next priorities.…Then I make sure to fill in the context of the items.…This may have been done before the meeting…or you can do this during the meeting…depending on the participant's knowledge of each item.…
Next, set up the criteria for voting…
- Identify the fundamentals of release planning.
- Recognize the steps involved in product backlog refinement.
- Define personas.
- Explore the components of story maps.
- Break down the elements of acceptance criteria.
- Examine forced ranking prioritization in the backlog.
- Explore the parts of a sprint planning meeting.
Skill Level Intermediate
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Project Management Foundations: Requirementswith Terri Wagner1h 35m Intermediate
1. Create a Meaningful Product Backlog
2. Backlog Refinement Techniques
3. Product Backlog Prioritization
4. Key Concepts for Agile Teams
5. Agile Meetings and the Product Owner
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