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Get me on stage on the Developer Days 2011

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Although the Dutch Microsoft Developer Days is mostly about foreign speakers, the organization has a recurring event called the wildcard sessions. This allowed me to speak at the biggest Dutch conference of the year for two years in a row. Unfortunately, the number of proposals has exploded this ...

February 23, 2011

ALM Practices every developer should know about

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So now that I’ve finished my multi-part post on getting the most out of user stories, it is time to provide a nice convenient overview of some essential practices that I’ve blogged about. I don’t have any additional parts planned, but if I come up with something new, I’ll make sure this list is u...

February 6, 2011

A story about User Stories; Where do you start and what about the planning?

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In this multi-part post, I’m going to share my personal experiences while working with user stories for gathering, tracking and planning requirements. It currently consists out of three parts:<ul><li>What are they and why do you need them? </li><li>Who writes them and how...

February 5, 2011

A story about User Stories; What are they and why do you need them?

7 minute read

In this multi-part post, I’m going to share my personal experiences while working with user stories for gathering, tracking and planning requirements. <ul><li>What are they and why do you need them? </li><li>Who writes them and how do you control scope? </li><li&...

January 18, 2011