About this Tutorial
Knowing how big a job something is before choosing to start it is definitely valuable - it can be used to inform all kinds of decision-making. But agonising over how to work that out and insisting on simple answers to unknowable questions is a waste of time, energy and trust. Let’s talk about how to make things better.
Fans and opponents of #NoEstimates are equally welcome - I think we might all be talking about the same thing…
About the Speaker
Neil is an agile delivery manager for Co-op Digital. Previously, he worked in a variety of roles on waterfall, agile and fragile projects, using a wide range of techniques from each. Previous experience includes automating medical image analysis, building a motion-tracking toothbrush to study brushing technique, and adding new features to the CBeebies and CBBC websites. It’s people problems that are the most interesting, though.