Then on Wednesday 9 October, the show will be shown at various cinemas across the world. I have a ticket to see the show in Dundee.Continue reading Metallica: S&M2
I’ve been thinking a lot recently about the size of user stories in agile projects. The idea that I’ve been reflecting on is what if teams only worked with small, similarly-sized pieces of work, rather than exponentially larger blocks of work?
In theory, small user stories should be more predictable, should include less risk, less uncertainty and less complexity. They should, therefore, take less time to complete than larger user stories… you would think! Or as Mike Cohn put it in Agile Estimating and Planning (Prentice Hall, 2006), “small stories keep work flowing”.Continue reading The importance of small user stories
September is Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) awareness month.
I have autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) which I inherited from my father, who died of kidney failure in 1998.Continue reading PKD awareness month