Tag: backlog refinement

  • Streamlining Backlog Refinement with Azure DevOps

    Streamlining Backlog Refinement with Azure DevOps

    Scrum product backlog refinement with Azure DevOps can be greatly improved just by adding a couple of extra states to the Product Backlog Item or User Story work item types. Here’s how to do it.

  • Sleeping Your Way to a Better Backlog

    Sleeping Your Way to a Better Backlog

    TL;DR – Your Sprint Planning Meetings don’t have to be a chore. Your Sprint Backlog doesn’t have to be a mess. Do short backlog refinement meetings twice a week and sleep a lot. Our Hero Takes a Nap I was working on a performance problem in some code last week. An operation that gets run […]