Great Blog: Lean Software Engineering

Christian Gruber pointed out a great blog to me today: Lean Software Engineering.  I’ve read a few of the articles and I like them.  I don’t agree with every detail, but I’m pretty happy with what I see there.  In particular, I really liked the article on using a Priority Filter.  The idea of a priority filter is a great operational technique but it makes it difficult to clearly justify the cost-benefit of doing the work.  Picking the highest priority item from a set of items that all have a negative return is still a bad way of working.  The technique could easily be combined with an analytical assessment of the value of a piece of work relative to the cost of the team (and any capital costs).


Affiliated Promotions:

Try our automated online Scrum coach: Scrum Insight - free scores and basic advice, upgrade to get in-depth insight for your team. It takes between 8 and 11 minutes for each team member to fill in the survey, and your results are available immediately. Try it in your next retrospective.

Please share!
Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailFacebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *