NoEstimates: How to Measure Project Progress Without Estimating is a book by Vasco Duarte that argues that traditional estimates are inaccurate and harmful, and proposes a new approach to measuring project progress that is based on transparency, communication, and continuous learning. The book is divided into three parts. The first part provides an overview of … [Read more…]
Explore key takeaways from Mike Cohn’s influential book, Agile Estimating and Planning, including techniques and concepts like Planning Poker, Cone of Uncertainty, and the importance of velocity in managing agile projects for success in software development.
“Zombie Scrum Survival Guide” is a book by Christiaan Verwijs, Johannes Schartau, and Barry Overeem. The book focuses on identifying and addressing the challenges of “Zombie Scrum,” a situation where teams appear to be following the Scrum framework but lack the core values, principles, and benefits of true Agile implementation. Zombie Scrum teams often struggle … [Read more…]
Agile testing is a methodology that helps teams deliver software faster and with greater quality. In the book “More Agile Testing,” authors Janet Gregory and Lisa Crispin provide insights into how agile testing can be further optimized. Here are ten key takeaways from the book: In conclusion, “More Agile Testing” provides valuable insights into how … [Read more…]
Extreme Teams” is a book by Robert Bruce Shaw that explores the characteristics of high-performing teams. Here are ten takeaways from the book:
Introduction Considering I had read so many books on Scrum, I wasn’t expected to learn that much more? But oh boy was I wrong. I have never enjoyed any book on Agile more than this one; the reason behind is it is full of real-life example and explains the rationale behind every aspect of Scrum. … [Read more…]
Mike Cohn has an exquisite style of writing that is very easy to read, and Mike can communicate some tough concepts in a very simple way. This book is one I do recommend to all the Scrum master to read. Mike has shared lots of excellent ideas and advice in this book. This book is … [Read more…]
How to win Friends and Influence people One of my all time favourite book is the “How to Win Friends and Influence People” by Dale Carnegie. I found this book in one of the HBR articles as a must-read for all business leaders, so I picked this up on my way to work, and I … [Read more…]