Brainstorming a list of topics for a Scrum/Agile lunch-N-learn session.
Slicing Stories – resources to slice vertical stories of value
Story Writing techniques: w/ Q&A based upon participants real stories
Estimation techniques: Affinity Estimation; T-shirt sizing -> converting to numbers; Planning Poker (the rule book)
Team building tools: Infinite Loops; Helium Stick; Warp Speed; Pair Drawing, etc.
Definition of Done/Ready exercise
Release Planning How to derive duration with a complicated backlog
Agile Library Initiation Bring books, make the rules, get funding, 1,2,3, GO!
Management 3.0 Book Club - join a group reading the best Agile book written.
Making Visual Information Radiators - define Radiator/Cooler; elements of a Scrum board
Aspects of an effective Product Backlog
Agile Portfolio Planning - tools and techniques; estimation, cost of delay, prioritization, deciding what NOT to do
The principle of TDD via LEGO building; anyone can learn the power of test first development
Does you development rest on a SOLID foundation - an overview of the SOLID principles
Collaboration Games to understand the customer; 12 Innovation Games; Other resources
User Story Maps technique to achieve higher level understanding of the backlog
Launching a Team; what’s required, best practices, examples and techniques
Team Practices: a collection of quick tools to increase team work and collaboration