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6 Reason to choose Agile Project Management over Traditional Project Management
Projects generally start with an idea or a concept, and as ideas take shape, the documentation related to the…Read More
How to Define Roles & Responsibilities to Enhance Your Team’s Performance?
Project leads and managers are always looking for new ways to enhance their team’s performance. But the one thing that we all overlook is clarity of roles…Read More
Top 5 Anti patterns that every scrum master must know
The Kanban board is a project management tool based on the principles of the Kanban method. A Kanban board helps a team to visualize their work…Read More
A Brief Introduction to Scrum
Scrum is a sports term that is used to describe a new-age management concept. Scrum refers to the team huddle in a rugby game every time there…Read More
Are you still struggling with ineffective daily stand up ?
Stand up meetings are fantastic for keeping a everyone aligned and focused in the one direction. Stand up meetings have become a sacred ritual for teams…Read More
How To Track Billable Hours? Tips To Increase Profitability
Balancing between billable and non-billable time is a constant challenge for most agencies & consultants. It’s safe to assume that companies and teams…Read More
How software companies have Increased profitability by at least 30%
The world-famous management guru Peter Drucker has said that “If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it“. In the 21st century, data-driven…Read More
10 Tips for Product Owners on the Product Vision
Before we dive into some tips about the vision for the product, let’s first provide a little context! The Product Owner is the one person in Scrum responsible for…Read More
8 tips for creating a compelling Product Vision
It is excellent to have an idea for a new product. But that isn’t sufficient. A vision that guides everyone involved in making the product successful …Read More
Why 100s of Enterprises adopted Quickscrum as their Backbone
That’s great that you have jumped upon this blog. You might be wondering why 100s of software companies have chosen Quickscrum as their enterprise…Read More
3 Key Pillars of the Quickscrum
In today’s fast-moving era, every organization is thriving for great success every moment. Competition is inevitable. Resources are limited. We believe the…Read More
What is Resource Management?
Resource Management is a process used by enterprises to structure the team based on the availability and capability of the resources and track their utilization…Read More
What is Kanban for Agile Software Development?
Today’s software development teams rely on modern structures like agile methodology to deliver outstanding results on consistently. And kanban development is one approach…Read More
Software Project Management: Here’s All You Need To Know
Project management is the discipline of handling a long or short term project. Software project management, on the other hand, is the…Read More
5 Free Project Management Tools You Need Now More Than Ever
In the era of lockdowns, many companies have had to scramble to successfully conduct work online. Working from home has become the…Read More
Program Manager Vs Project Manager
Program manager Vs Project manager, here’s an intense debate about the difference between these two roles in the world of management…Read More
The Who, What, Where, When and How To Project Management
Let’s be honest, management isn’t a task. It’s a skill that is required to fulfil consequential goals and this skill is undoubtedly crucial for project …Read More
How to Manage Project for Successful Deliveries?
If you are a project manager who is responsible for a large team, then chances are that you are knee-deep in memos…Read More
Stories, Epics & Themes: Key Role Players of Agile Process
Let’s assume you are planning to trek Mount Everest. Your plan of action is to undergo professional training, ensure medical fitness…Read More
Software Development Activities In The IT Field
Individuals who are associated with the IT industry and computers generally use the term “software development” to describe the particular…Read More
What is Agile model in SDLC?
The Agile development model is based upon the product incremental model. While discussing Agile in reference to software development, the software product…Read More
Agile Software Development Model
In Agile small teams collaborate and work jointly to develop the product in “stages”. The product is not developed as a “whole”. Rather, it is segregated into its …Read More
5 Ways How To Retain Clients And Make Your Prospects Stay With You Longer
Clients are essential for almost all types of organizations since they are the direct sources through which businesses can earn their …Read More
What is Agile method?
The Agile method can be understood as a model based on the incremental product development process with a special focus on process adaptability…Read More
What is user stories?
In Scrum, a user story is a short and simple description of a product feature. A stakeholder, an end user, or a team member may request a feature. In Scrum, the…Read More
How to write user stories?
User stories in Scrum are a short description of a particular product feature or functionality to be developed in the project. User stories are generally written from the …Read More
What Is Agile Programming?
Agile programming offers a unique approach towards software development and software project management. Agile helps teams to react positively to the unstable IT market…Read More
What is Agile model?
In the past, during the late 1990s, many development methodologies started attracting public attention since they proposed a better way of developing projects. Each…Read More
How Can A Scrum Master Carry Out The Servant Leader Role In Scrum
Many Scrum reference books mention that a scrum master should ideally play a servant-leader role. Several explanations exist as to what a servant-leader role should be…Read More
Two Main Problems Faced During Agile Implementation
One of the main issues with Agile implementation is that organizations more than often fail to benefit from the benefits proposed…Read More
How To Plan Effective Sprint Planning Meeting Agenda
Sprint planning is an important process in Scrum. The sprint planning meeting agenda should be carefully worked out to ensure…Read More
Product Backlog Items
Product backlog items are also known as user stories, backlog items, or “PBI”s. They represent the product features to be developed…Read More
Why tech start-ups fail?
In general, Start-ups have been created with a great vision and emotions to convert a tiny organization to larger one catering customers worldwide. However, only a few start…Read More
What Scrum Team Member Type are YOU?
We can relate these characters and strengths to other well-known teams to understand them better. Part of learning about Scrum is learning how to master the dynamics…Read More
Let’s start doing scrum it would solve all our problems
First of all, scrum is not the framework to solve problems related to software development. It’s intended to help identification of pain points and allowing teams to adapt…Read More
Product Backlog In Scrum
People prefer using lists when they plan activities or things to do. While planning projectsRead More
Entrepreneurs and Automation
We have seen many tech startup shutdowns due to the traditional and manual way of working. It’s hard to accept failure, especially when entrepreneurs have passed…Read More
One Product Owner means One Project
Every time I talk with Agile Coaches the song is the same, there is not good Product Owners. What does a good Product Owner mean? Well, it means that Product…Read More
Product Backlog Refinement
Product Backlog refinement is a routine backlog maintenance activity and an integral part of the Scrum process. It is important since it helps to keep the product backlog…Read More
How to Know if TDD is Working
How will you know if TDD is working for your teams, program, or organization? I’ve noticed that small, independent teams typically don’t ask this. They are so…Read More
An experienced Scrum team may have completed many successful projects. It may also be implementing Scrum effectively. The team might be perfect from every point of view. However, ScrumRead More
SAFe LSE-Lean Systems Engineering
SAFe LSE is the first-ever framework that provides the values, principles, practices, and organizational constructs necessary to build and deploy complex, cyber-physical…Read More
Agile in a Non-Agile Environment
How do you feel when you realize you are working in a non-agile environment? myself feeling like an Alien walking through a human environment, looking at me as…Read More
Resolving Scrum Transition Issues Using Two Practical Approaches
It is possible to implement Scrum in many ways. The framework has a lot to offer in terms of delivering frequent and sustained product releases, and offering decreased…Read More
How Can Agile Scrum Reduce Regression During Software Development?
For IT development companies, and organizations developing computer and digital devices (smartphones, tablets, digital diaries, etc.) software projects, one of the most…Read More
Dealing With Project Risks In Agile And Traditional Project Management Methods
Projects generally start with an idea or a concept, and as ideas take shape, the documentation related to the project starts getting populated with several types of …Read More
The manifesto for Agile software development
Agile was envisioned in February 2001, when seventeen software professionals met at a distant ski resort in Snowbird, Utah. Besides skiing, they also spent some time…Read More
Salient Features Of Scrum
Agile, and the path to Agility is now becoming a much sought after norm for many businesses across the world. There is a huge demand for understanding…Read More
Software planning process
In Agile, the software planning process primarily depends upon a single key metric – the development team velocity. Team velocity represents the work done by the…Read More
Project Management Predictions For 2016
Organisations, CTOs, CEOs, CFOs, entrepreneurs, project managers and other entities associated with the field of project management have a lot of expectations for the…Read More
Product Vision And Goals In Scrum
In Scrum, a project starts when an individual – the client – or a group of people – stakeholders – realize that end users have certain requirements which can be fulfilled…Read More
Breaking Down The Agile Manifesto And Understanding It
The popularity of Agile frameworks, especially XP and Scrum, is increasing by the day, and more and more organizations are deciding in favor of using these frameworks to…Read More
The Significance Of Business Value And The Definition Of Ready In Product Backlogs
The product backlog reflects what the clients need in terms of a product release. For a complex or feature-rich product, the product backlog can include…Read More
Distributed Teams Challenges And Agile Advantages
With dynamically changing market scenarios dominating the outsourcing markets, it has become imperative to remain conversant with emergent technologies…Read More
Why start-up should focus on Minimum Viable Product
In this fast changing and high business competition era, it is very tough to start and grow the start-up to a profit making business entity, a Minimum Viable Product…Read More
Acceptance Criteria In Scrum
In Scrum, the product features are represented in the form of user stories or product backlog items, in the product backlog. The framework focuses upon…Read More
Why Agile Can Be A Popular Software Development Framework
Software products penetrate almost every aspect of human existence today. They manifest themselves in a multitude of manner and remain omnipresent in a host…Read More
Types Of Agile Coaches And What Do They Do?
People may or may not have heard about the word “Scrum”, but for those who have, a question most commonly asked by them might be “What can Scrum do for…Read More
Scrum Testing Best Practices
With scrum software tester need to be more test analyst at the beginning to know about what products it is, the technology involved in it and what are main business component…Read More
Can Agile Reduce Complexity?
Every project has a certain level of complexity in it. When we say a project is simple, we actually mean that its degree of complexity is very less or can…Read More
Agile For Project Management An Introduction
In the recent times, as technical advancements keep being introduced by leaps and bounds – and on a consistent basis – rendering quality into a product today may…Read More
Main Differences Between Agile Scrum And XP Framework
“There are subtle, but marked, differences between Agile Scrum and XP frameworks. While both the frameworks appear to be similar at a first glance…Read More
Main Features Of Agile
Many IT products development companies and software businesses experiment with Agile frameworks and processes such as Scrum and XP to improve upon…Read More
Completing All User Stories And Tasks In The Current Sprint
One of the biggest problems faced by teams new to the Agile process is that they fail to complete some of the user stories at the end of the sprint. It is important…Read More
The Role And Duties Of A Scrum Master In Scrum
Scrum is an Agile based framework. Like all other frameworks, Scrum too has to be implemented in a project. The better the implementation, the better are…Read More
Scrum Product Owner Role
Several discussions have been carried out by Agile professionals regarding the Scrum product owner role. What virtues make a product owner an…Read More
3 Serious Pitfalls Every Scrum Master Should Avoid
The scrum master holds a unique position as their role is to facilitate the team in coordinating itself, and resolving any problems as and when they…Read More
Scrum Product Owner Role And Sprint Planning Meeting Agenda
In many ways, in a Scrum project, the sprint planning meeting agenda plays a very significant part in determining the success of delivering shippable product increments…Read More
Two Parts Of Sprint Planning Meetings In Scrum
Sprint planning sessions are important events in Scrum. Valuable product increments are delivered to the client through properly planned sprints. The product owner…Read More
What is Scrum process?
Scrum is a better way for development teams to work together and “manufacture” a product. In the Scrum Agile process, development is carried out in…Read More
An Introduction To Scrum Of Scrums
The Scrum framework is ideally suited for organizations carrying out project development using small teams. A typical Scrum team consists of a product owner…Read More
Is Scrum a methodology?
Fundamentally, a methodology can be understood as a set of rules or principles. It can include “tools” and/or practices which can be effectively used to fulfill…Read More
7 Mistakes To Avoid In The Daily Scrum Meeting
Scrum is easy to understand but difficult to implement. And, therein lies the main problem – teams implementing the Scrum process often make mistakes how certain…Read More
Why Development Teams May Fail To Implement Agile
“Agile implementation can be difficult for teams new to the framework, and at times development teams fail to implement Agile properly because they failRead More
Why Is Agile Transformation Difficult?
The process of transitioning to Agile, or Agile transformation as it is commonly referred to as, includes transforming an organization still following the work…Read More
What Is Iterative Software Development?
Iterative development is a process, or a method, in which a software product is developed after breaking it down into smaller, easily developable “chunks” of code…Read More
What is Git? What benefits does Git offer?
A version control system records changes carried out to a file, or a set of files over time, and helps you to recall specific versions of the code later on when you…Read More
What Is Agile Software Development Life Cycle?
Hey! Glad you are here. There is lots of buzz going on globally to go agile across enterprises and within a team. But what exactly agile means and why to go for…Read More
What is sprint planning?
In Agile Scrum, every iteration cycle begins with a sprint planning meeting. The primary reason for undertaking sprint planning is to create the sprint backlog…Read More
Feature Prioritization Based On Business Value To Increase ROI
In layman’s terms, a product can be considered successful only when a huge number of people use it and the owner can earn a good profit by selling it in the market…Read More
What is Scrum backlog?
The Scrum backlog officially referred to as the product backlog, is the main list of product features prepared by the product owner in accordance with the product…Read More
Roles in Scrum
Scrum is a popular Agile product development framework. It offers a foundation using which business goals can be delivered in a collaborative and time-bound…Read More
Scrum Retrospective Meeting
A Scrum retrospective meeting, known also as a sprint retrospective meeting, is held to assess the work carried out by the entire Agile team, and to identify what needs to…Read More
Scrum Daily Meeting
In Agile Scrum, each day before the daily sprint commences, the team holds a short meeting known as the Scrum daily meeting. The meeting is also referred to as the…Read More
How To Manage And Organize Your Product Release
When a new product or a set of new product features providing some value to customers or end users is launched in the market, the launch activity is described as a…Read More
Scrum Planning Meeting
In Agile Scrum, each iteration cycle begins with a Scrum planning meeting, which is also known as a “sprint planning meeting.” In the meeting, the product owner and the…Read More
Why Is Project Monitoring Very Crucial?
Many times, complex or long-term projects exceed their budget, or deadlines, or even both, or fail due to some reason or the other. For investors and clients, the ROI is…Read More
Product backlogs are very important in Scrum since the entire product is “manufactured” by developing the set of product features and functionalities…Read More
When To ‘Start’ Developing A User Story And Why Stories Often Remain Incomplete At The End Of Sprints
During the sprint planning event, the product owner proposes new product features for development purposes while the development team negotiates with…Read More