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The Agile Developer's Handbook

By : Paul Flewelling
Book Image

The Agile Developer's Handbook

By: Paul Flewelling

Overview of this book

This book will help you overcome the common challenges you’ll face when transforming your working practices from waterfall to Agile. Each chapter builds on the last, starting with easy-to-grasp ways to get going with Agile. Next you’ll see how to choose the right Agile framework for your organization. Moving on, you’ll implement systematic product delivery and measure and report progress with visualization. Then you’ll learn how to create high performing teams, develop people in Agile, manage in Agile, and perform distributed Agile and collaborative governance. At the end of the book, you’ll discover how Agile will help your company progressively deliver software to customers, increase customer satisfaction, and improve the level of efficiency in software development teams.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)

Stage 3 – norming

At the norming stage, the team has developed a clearer understanding of how to operate. They begin to make progress and are now more comfortable with their process.

Individual team members will make an active effort to resolve any misunderstandings of how they work together. There will be more focus on the task of the team mission. Teams that reach this stage will have an increased acceptance of each other, recognizing the diversity of opinion among the group as being a strength.

Trust and respect will be increasingly evident. Team members will be much more comfortable in sharing their ideas. They will listen to understand each others' perspectives. They will also welcome both receiving and giving feedback.

Helping our team process this phase