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The Agile Developer's Handbook

By : Paul Flewelling
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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)

Qualitative metrics

In this section, we'll look at measurements that track sentiments.

Defining what success looks like

When working out what to measure, one of the simplest things our team can do is define what success will look like. In doing this, we will identify measurements that we can use to tell us if our team is on the road to a successful outcome.

In this section, we'll look at an activity you can run with your team to help them define success.

Defining our success

In Chapter 5, Bootstrap Teams with Liftoffs, we discussed defining success using an...