Feature Funny Business
Writing a well-define well-written feature is often overlooked and ends up as a phrase (or worse a single word) that hopefully means something to someone in the team. This leads to the team not really caring about features and looking at them as just a grouping of stories rather than something of importance to getting the solution done.
In this session, Mike Burns will present a structured thinking approach to creating features that can help you quickly create features that are meaningful, understandable, and useful.
Outline/structure of the Session
- What is a feature?
- Structured thinking approach to writing a feature
- Real world examples
A structured thinking approach to creating high-level features early in the development lifecycle.
Any one involved in an agile project
Basic understanding of agile solution development within an enterprise.
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