March 2015 Blog Posts

How to assess, communicate and manage uncertainty and risk with Agility?

The thought that disaster is impossible often leads to an unthinkable disaster. Gerald M. Weinberg Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd. Voltaire Every time there’s a good business opportunity to develop a new product or evolve an existing one, executives want to know required investment amount, expected ROI and probability, and risk involved. Therefore product and development teams are asked to figure out if the new product or product evolution is technically feasible, how long it will take to implement, how much it will cost, when will be finished, and how much risk and uncertainty is involved. Then Project/Release/Iteration manager will present...