Apr 24, 2013 · 11:30 AM
“The child who receives a hammer for Christmas will discover that everything needs pounding” (Gerald Weinberg). User Stories are a wonderful tool that work in many situations. But like any tool User stories have their limitations. Thankfully there are other tools team members and analysts have to define and communicate requirements. We will talk about other tools that you can use in conjunction with user stories. Learn about agile projects that don’t have user stories. And even when being Agile means not having user stories.
Presenter: Daniel Greenleaf, Lunchbox VP of events and COHAA board Secretary Dan is an Agile Coach, Mentor, Team Member and Evangelist. He began his career as a Business Analyst in a traditional command and control environment. After learning about agile, he sought out and joined his first Agile team in 2005, and has found Agile to be more productive, and more fun than traditional environments. Dan has a passion for helping people deliver better software by leveraging Agile values and principles. He is a co-founder of COHAA, and is currently responsible for programming. He also enjoys presenting at conferences and events. Dan enjoys focusing on the people and interactions side of Agile, helping organizations change not just their process, but their culture.
11:30am - 12:00pm - members gather to chat and network & eat lunch
12:00pm - 12:45pm - presentation and Q&Q
12:45pm - 1:00pm follow up questions, and questions for the presenter