Author: Natalie Warnert

The difference between caring and caring enough to do something

Techniques for Giving Your Glow: co-post with Leslie Morse

The original post is one I contributed to on Leslie J. Morse’s blog in reference to Borrowed Light and Women In Agile. it details how to share your credibility with others to build their reputation and credibility – borrowed light.


July 31, 2013 6
airplane on runway

UX Runway – How to Incorporate UX with Agile/Scrum Teams

So I’ve alluded to a UX runway and my work with Agile and UX in some of my previous posts, but what does that mean? Agile has been the buzz for the past decade and UX was quick behind. First, let me give some background on UX and my role on the team.


July 22, 2013 8
indecisive girl

I’m being an Agile player

So I’m being an Agile player. I’m dating a few different versions of Agile to see which works best while trying to keep it from the other methods I’m test driving. Don’t tell Scrum that I was scoping out Kanban. Don’t let Kanban know I made a date to get to know TDD better. How can I help the team decide which is best when there are so many options to consider?


June 19, 2013 1
Newspaper Headline

Newspaper Headline Retrospective

A newspaper headline retrospective idea modified from Lyssa Adkin’s book – Coaching Agile Teams.


May 28, 2013 3
Definition of Ready

Definition of Ready (DoR) in Dependent Relationships

The Definition of Ready is a concept that is gathering more momentum within Scrum. Where it likely sounds most familiar is from the “Ready” state in Kanban development. You obviously would not pull a Kanban story to “In Progess” if it was not already in the “Ready” queue. The same should be true of stories…
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May 20, 2013 5