Critical Roles for Building Great Apps: Leadership

Find me on: LinkedIn Twitter Good leadership has always been a key component when building great software. In the past, Project Managers often held those keys to success. But today’s Agile development methodologies are much different. In Scrum, for example, you won’t hear the term “project manager” at all. That’s because Scrum follows more of a “servant leadership”… Read More

User Story Acceptance Criteria

Find me on: LinkedIn Twitter User stories are a critical element of the agile software development process. But they’re so different from traditional software requirement documents that many Scrum teams struggle to get them right. Creating your list of user stories – called the product backlog – consists of the following steps: Identify user roles Brainstorm features… Read More

Damn It! That’s Not the App I Wanted!

Have you ever met with your development team, explained exactly what you wanted, and thought everyone was on the same page? Then the team “goes dark” for three, six, or twelve months. And when they come out of hiding, the app they produce is nothing like you expected? More importantly, it’s not what you – and… Read More