Tag: Backlog

Manage customer expectations the Agile way

Here’s a thought-provoking piece by John Peltier about ‘selling’ roadmap items to the business. John discusses ways to make sure that customers aren’t given unreliable promises about the delivery of features or smaller roadmap items. Among other techniques, he suggests

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Product owners need to sort the backlog as well as prioritise it

Jim Coplien and Brent Reid describe different but related reasons why the backlog needs to be ordered in order for a sprint to receive items to work on. The product owner will need to ensure that backlog items have priorities –

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