Acceptance criteria: how to feel the love

Acceptance. It’s a deep seated psychology need in all of us – the yearning to be part of something, to be accepted by those we look up to. Well that’s probably a little over the top for how we view clients here at SSA but you get the point! Continue reading

Pig, Elephant and Frog: Sprint Planning at SSA

Most people who know something about Agile development will have heard that work is divided into ‘sprints’. The idea is that work is time-boxed into fixed-length periods of productivity usually over 2-4 weeks.

In pure Agile the engineers would work through the backlog of stories in the priority order agreed with the client and try and get through as much work as possible in the time available. Continue reading