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How to work with distributed teams

For most people, especially old-school Agile devotees, distributed work is just impossible. According to some of them, interactions won’t be as productive, there will be knowledge silos, physical kanbans will not be possible, no one will pay attention to the flow, and everything is going to explode! Well, those are all good points. Really. However, all of those are remediable. Nowadays you cannot say that distributed teams don’t...

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12 Erros comuns no uso de Métricas de Processo

Defendemos o uso de métricas há algum tempo, e já produzimos muito conteúdo sobre o assunto. No entanto, vemos times que usam métricas ativamente e não alcançam o resultado esperado. Neste post, compilei os erros mais comuns que os times cometem quando usam métricas, assim você saberá o que evitar quando adotá-las. 1 – Não ter reação Se você coleta métricas, você precisa usá-las de alguma maneira. Portanto, um dos...

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Bringing continuous improvements into your agile process: The Reality Check Ceremony

You’ll start a new product. Awesome! You gather a great development team to kickstart the product, aka to build an MVP. Since you’ve had the idea of the product, it is natural that you’ll be the CEO of that new startup and, therefore, will make the business decisions regarding your product (launch date, market segmentation, etc.). You decide on a great marketing and business strategy. Then, you decide on the release dates...