Aurora Agility LLC

1,052 Added | 1 Magazine | 4 Likes | 4 Following | 40 Followers | @AuroraAgilipvtr | Aurora Agility provides agile consulting and training services to your organization so that you can maximize customer value.   We bring years of experience to help your organization meet its agile transformation and improvement needs.   Specializing in Scrum, we provide training, consulting, and coaching.   We can help you determine the approach that best fits your specific project needs for your organization.

Include All Team Members in Sprint Meetings. Yes, Them Too. (Mike Cohn's Blog - Succeeding With Agile)

User Stories and User Story Examples by Mike Cohn

What is a user story?<p><b>User stories</b> are short, simple descriptions of a feature told from the perspective of the person who desires the new capability, …

Project Management

Genba Definition

Agile Development Resources<p>A Japanese term (現場) meaning “the real place,” or more practically, the place where value is created. When practicing …

Agile Development

Intentional Agile Leadership - The Nucleus of Business Agility

Business agility refers to the distinct capabilities that allow organizations to respond rapidly to changes in the internal and external …

Leadership

Myth: Scrum Master is a Project Coordinator (Scrum.org Blog)

Definition of Done vs. User Stories vs. Acceptance Criteria

Definition of “Done”The ScrumGuide says that:“When a Product Backlog item or an Increment is described as ‘Done’, everyone must understand what …

Project Management

Top 5 things to not do in your agile daily standup

agile daily standup<p>How (not) to run an Agile standup<p>I know how to run an agile daily standup, right?<p>Most people probably think standups are …

Project Management

Running My Favourite Sprint Retrospective (Scrum.org Blog)

Myth 12: The Sprint Review is a Demo (Scrum.org Blog)

Fixed-Date Release Planning in Scrum (Innolution)

A STORY OF A PROFESSIONAL WITH A DISABILITY (Scrum.org Blog)

Recognizing the 12 Failure Modes in Agile Transformation

Agile may be simple, but it still takes work. Often, organizations fail to adopt agile methods for similar reasons, and many of these reasons are …

eBooks

Nexus in a nutshell (Scrum.org Blog)

Ten Things the Beatles Taught Me About Being Agile (Mike Cohn's Blog - Succeeding With Agile)

Use 'Nine Whys' to discover the purpose of your team (Scrum.org Blog)

What Happens to the Project Manager When Doing Agile Development with Scrum? (Innolution)

Leadership Agility and Resilience

<b>The Importance of Agility and Resilience</b><p>Essences of agility<br>• Executing business strategy in today’s VUCA world<br>• Why learning agility matters to business …

Leadership

5 Steps To Greater Agility In Your Organization

The proper response to digital disruption is agility. More than simply a single process or methodology, organizational agility is the ability to:<p>• Adjust strategies on a continuous basis<p>• Empower employees to make key decisions on challenging projects<p>• Respond to ambiguity and uncertainty with …

Project Management

Agility, Empirical Process, and Falsification

Agility only makes sense in the light of uncertainty. If you know exactly what the customer wants or what the market needs, you don’t have to be …

Project Management

Team Alignment Co | Home of the Team Alignment Map

<b>An agile template to boost alignment in cross-functional teams: concrete discussions that bring concrete results.</b><p>Simple.<p>Learn in just a few minutes, …

How Agile Practices Improve Release Management?

Agile Practices for Project Management encourage effective and thorough planning. It enables you to identify and prioritize the features in your …

Project Management

Work can flow across the Sprint boundary (Scrum.org Blog)

How Much Time Should Teams Spend on Sprint Execution? (Innolution)

How Much Time Should Teams Budget for the Sprint Retrospective? (Innolution)

How Long Should the Sprint Review Last? (Innolution)

Five Lessons I’m Thankful I Learned in my Agile Career

Since it’s Thanksgiving week here in the United States, I took some time out of my schedule to reflect on some lessons I’m very thankful to have …

Positive Thinking

Building trust in your team

Have a look at these suggestions to contribute building trust in your …

Project Management

3 Reasons Why Doing Less Work Increases Productivity

• Bio<br>• Latest Posts<p>Joseph Hill<p>Latest posts by Joseph Hill (see all)<p>3 Reasons Why Doing Less Work Increases Productivity - June 2, 2015<p>Doing Less Work …

If it needs to happen: Schedule it!

<i>The following is a guest post from Lisa Crispin. Lisa is the co-author with Janet Gregory of "Agile Testing: A Practical Guide for Testers and Agile</i> …

Project Management