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Taking it on one step at a time

take me home

Anyone can write user stories. It’s the product owner’s responsibility to make sure a product backlog of agile user stories exists, but that doesn’t mean that the product owner is the one who writes them. Over the course of a good agile project, you should expect to have user story examples written by each team member.

Also, note that who writes a user story is far less important than who is involved in the discussions of it.

source : http://www.mountaingoatsoftware.com/agile/user-stories

Tunnel vision

How you perceive a problem, does in part, define how you come up with a solution. I had need to have a new door out in, i called two people, one a builder, one a carpenter.  you see the door frame was smaller than the regular door size hence the need to …rework the solution. The builder took measurements, checked…

Gantt charts

<project geek alert> Sorry all But I need to get this off my chest THIS Is a gantt chart or timeline, It is NOT a project plan It is almost certainly wrong and out of date the second the author clicked save and in no way means that this project will be delivered to this timeline, no timeline or indeed plan or…

Plotting Google map points

Question asked by a buddy of mine on how to create map points for his ‘Inclusion for All work’, a worthy cause so here you go Go to http://maps.google.co.uk Click on “My Places” (you may be prompted to log in to your Google account here). Click the red button labeled “Create New Map”. Give your map a title and description, then…

Better is good, Good is better

It’s not a hack, its a creative solution which is unorthodox in its approach

Living in the real world

As a social experiment (and because i had to reset my phone) i decided not to put any social networking applications on it. I see people everyday, walking around so engrossed on the little world in their hand that they forget that there is a real world with real walking talking people in, all around them. They sit in front…

Be inspired by your peers, but don’t measure yourself against them.

Youth and the internet

Youth and  the internet We all hear the parents of gifted youth excitedly telling everyone who will listen how their marvelous child already knows how to use the family Ipad,  born in to the technology age their parents are amazed that their toddlers know more than they,  isn’t it wonderful, talented children already ahead of the curve. And yet we…