Epic vs. User Story: What’s the Difference?

Find me on: LinkedIn User stories are a fundamental component of any agile development. They are lightweight requirements that represent new functionality that delivers value to business stakeholders; including end users. They’re the building blocks that get prioritized on the product backlog and brought into sprints, and they focus the development team on providing business value…. Read More

Why Using Scrum Leads to High Performance Teams

As software development projects grew ever more complicated – and cross-functional – through the 1980s, it was already becoming clear: the old ways of doing things was not going to work much longer. In a 1986 Harvard Business Review article entitled “The New Product Development Game,” Hirotaka Takeuchi and Ikujiro Nonaka wrote: “The… ‘relay race’… Read More