Tag: sprint retrospective

Sprint Retrospectives as a vehicle for continuous improvement

        Filed under: Agile development, Project Management, Web Development

Agile is not just a great methodology for implementing complex projects, it also helps solving operational problems and developing best practices. While the Sprint Planning, Standup, Sprint Review and Backlog Grooming meetings are focused on the project, the Sprint Retrospective is focused on improving the way the team executes their sprint for the purpose of continuous improvement. This meeting is scheduled at … Continued

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Agile Retrospective: Summer Internship Hackathon

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

Herndon, Virginia – This past Friday marked the end of the 3rd week of our 6 week Summer Internship Hackathon and we all agree that Fridays are a great day because we get to demonstrate what we have accomplished at the end of our sprint, we get to perform a sprint retrospective and observe lessons learned, … Continued

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Best tools for agile development

        Filed under: Agile development

To do agile right, it helps to have a common set of tools and methods to help everybody remain aligned and in sync. Some of the tools that we use on a regular basis include: Inception deck Kanban board (JIRA) JIRA Slack and Google Hangout Daily standup Sprint retrospective Inception deck At the beginning of … Continued

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