Shared understanding with developers

shared understanding with the developers

As a Product Owner or Business Analyst, you want to make sure that your customers’ needs are carried through to your developers as accurately as possible. I hope, I’m just wasting time explaining why this is critically important. Remember the gossiping game you played in school with your friends? Remember how everyone laughed when a … Read more

User story mapping revealed Starbucks’ little secret

starbucks story mapping

Contents Laying the foundations of shared understanding with story mapping How to get started with StoriesOnBoard Understanding story mapping through an example Wait, what? If you’re in charge of delivering a great product for your client, the first thing you want to get sorted out is getting to know your client’s needs inside and out. … Read more

Story mapping mistakes & how to avoid them

Agile Story Mapping Mistakes

Contents Not having an accurate picture of the end-user Having unclear acceptance criteria Getting swept away with the details Creating story maps on your own Focusing on product features instead of the user’s needs Writing a user story that’s too broad Limiting yourself to physical story maps Forgetting that your story map is a means … Read more