Avoiding backlog management software in the early stages of a project has proved valuable. Here's the low-fi tool I use for backlog planning.
I'm always interested in effective task management tools. Read on to learn about the Power-Up integration between Trello and Jira.
My wife and I borrowed from the world of programming and use sprint-based backlog management in preparation for an upcoming home sale.
Delivery leads are the client’s proxy, and we often create value in ways that other roles on the team, like project manager, don’t fulfill.
Building a workflow piece by piece and story by story will drive development and clearly communicate the purpose of your development stories.
The software backlog is everyone’s main hub for information, and it should be more than a giant to-do list. Here are 5 questions your backlog should answer.
Do your blockers explain what needs to happen next? Or who's responsible for it? Or when it's due? If you want them to get done reliably, they'd better.
When a team works on a small, manageable backlog, they feel more accomplishment and progress. So keep your backlog light and up-to-date!
Good software can only be built via a well-run project — starting with a great backlog that helps you refine the big-picture plan and stay on track.
A step-by-step overview of the tools and processes you need to do a points estimate of a project backlog the Agile/Scrum way.
Shorter IDs makes it easier to find stories your Pivotal Tracker backlog, so I used Pivotal's REST API to create custom IDs.
Turn your team's task backlog into a schedule. Staged backlogs promote frequent and optimal scope management decisions.