SHE QC ideation, a story grooming technique

SHE QC is an effective technique to structure your never-ending grooming meetings. The SHE QC style of grooming is an effective style for complex stories especially when we need different viewpoints to be considered. One can use the technique to structure their 3 Amigo discussion to elaborate and define scenarios. It is a highly structured & time-boxed grooming technique used by advanced engineering teams to learn, define what needs to develop and remove any second-degree ignorance - “I don’t know I don’t know something”. The technique enables teams to groom stories in a more continuous manner and ideal for teams operating in a hyper sprint mode.


Outline/Structure of the Talk

For 45 min talk

  • why ?
  • SHEQC acronym
  • SHEQC process
  • discuss an example

In case if this is a 90 workshop

30 - min, discuss the technique - deck attached

40 -min - Mock grooming workshop - deck slide 11

10-min, refection

10-min, Q&A

Learning Outcome

Practical knowledge to apply SHEQC At work

Target Audience

Leadership , Product owner , Scrum Master , Agile Coaches

Prerequisites for Attendees

-Agile Values and principles

-Basic product management and story grooming

schedule Submitted 6 months ago

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  • Mohammed Javid
    By Mohammed Javid  ~  5 months ago
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    Thanks for the proposal.

    Including real time references from practical experiences of benefits observed from SHE QC will enable participants to appreciate it better and will be a good take away from the presentation.  


    • Mahesh Varadharajan
      By Mahesh Varadharajan  ~  5 months ago
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      Thanks for your suggestion and feedback. 

      Can you please clarify if you want me to add references into this abstract page and/or during the talk? 

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