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Unconventional Agile Metrics

Hi All. What do you think about the idea of tracking percentage of committed stories delivered in each sprint? The idea is to avoid focus o…

Started by Paul Eisenberg in Member discussion

1 Dec 31, 2012
Reply by Doug Leard

ETE 2013 Agile Track - Call For Papers

** Call For Papers for the Philly ETE 2013 Agile Track ** The Call for Proposals for the 8th annual Philly Emerging Tech Conference is open…

Started by Sujan Kapadia in General

0 Dec 18, 2012

should my team run some projects Agile and some Waterfall?

Recently at a client site, one of the burning questions was: Since our team is doing projects for multiple groups, some waterfall and som…

Started by D. André Dhondt in Member discussion

7 Dec 10, 2012
Reply by Dennis Lloyd Jr

The Keystone Habit: Thin Vertical Slices

What's a keystone habit? A keystone habit is a practice that can make-or-break an organizational change. In a real archway, pictured right…

Started by D. André Dhondt in Member discussion

0 Oct 22, 2012

Functional Testing Patterns by Premanand Chandrasekara -- SLIDES

Slides are here: or see the attachment.

Started by D. André Dhondt in Member discussion

0 Jan 12, 2012

Agile Adoption: Next Steps for ongoing improvement

We are a few months into a full company agile adoption.  Pilot teams are now in their 5th sprints.  Remaining teams are all now running scr…

Started by Robert Shaw in Member discussion

1 Jan 11, 2012
Reply by Ravindar Gujral

vote Dan Mezick for the Scrum Alliance Board

Why you should vote for the Scrum Alliance board: Dan Mezick will make the SA stronger by encouraging discussions on ethics and promoting s…

Started by D. André Dhondt in Member discussion

0 Dec 7, 2011

Agile India 2012

Hi all,If you are an Agile Coach and/or are deeply involved in helping teams and organizations become agile, let the agile community hear y…

Started by Ravindar Gujral in Member discussion

0 Sep 27, 2011

How do you make your standups effective

I was curious the techniques that people have done to make the standups more effective.  I have seen doing standups everyday some people ar…

Started by Jay Kalbach in Member discussion

5 Sep 20, 2011
Reply by John Voris, Lead Coordinator

poll for Agile Philly topics

At last night's talk, Helen showed us quite a few charts she'd used to track her teams--and we jumped onto the tangent of estimation.  John…

Started by D. André Dhondt in Member discussion

0 Sep 15, 2011



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