How to write Acceptance Criteria

In a faraway world of perfection, we would truly understand each other without any confusion whether it was ‘this’ or ‘that’. In our world, we need to come up with ways to convey our intentions and ideas clearly so we are not misunderstood by our colleagues.  In software development, acceptance criteria aid the development team … [Read more…]

Definition of the day: Estimation

Hey everyone, Here is the definition of the day: Estimation:  In software development, an “estimate,” in the usual sense, consists of a quantified evaluation of the effort necessary to carry out a given development task; this is most often expressed in terms of duration. The intent is to aggregate many such individual estimates, so as … [Read more…]

Tuesday Notes – 20/08/2019

Hey everyone,   Here’s a few quick points on what I’ve been up to: Podcast I’m listening to.. Jocko Podcast – Jocko Willink (American retired United States Navy SEAL) and Echo Charles discipline and leadership… extensively. What I’m reading…   Extreme Ownership   Quote from the book Stop researching every aspect of it and reading all … [Read more…]

Tuesday Notes – 06/08/2019

Hey everyone,   Here’s a few quick points on what I was up to today Podcast I’m listening to.. Jocko Podcast – Jocko Willink (American retired United States Navy SEAL) and Echo Charles discipline and leadership… extensively. What I’m reading..   Extreme Ownership   What I’ve finished reading.. 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos … [Read more…]

Tuesday Notes – 30/07/2019

Hey everyone,   Here’s a few quick points on what I was up to today Podcast I’m listening to.. Jocko Podcast – Jocko Willink (American retired United States Navy SEAL) and Echo Charles discipline and leadership… extensively. What I’m reading next..   Extreme Ownership   What I’ve finished reading.. 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to … [Read more…]

What to say in a standup

In this piece of writing, we’ll talk about standups and how each team member can give the most effective information they can, so the sprintly goals are achieved. First we’ll discuss what a standup is, what’s in a standup, and what I generally say during a standup What is a standup and why we do … [Read more…]

Defect Triage

So recently, one of the members of our defect triage team has left and an additional helping hand has been required to determine if a reported issue is an actual issue. Here’s where I come in, assisting in confirmation of bugs. The following piece of writing will answer the following: What is ‘Defect Triage’? Why … [Read more…]