Monatsarchiv: Mai 2015

What to do if a discussion leaves the objective level

If you moderate a meeting you will know the following issue: depending on the topic and the participants it may happen that discussion leaves the objective level and gets more and more personal. As moderator you must recognize these situations … Weiterlesen

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Retro with Circles and Soup

The scrum retrospective should be used to speak about things which the scrum team wants to change or improve. Sometimes it isn’t easy to speak about such points. The team may feel as poor victim and wants that other people … Weiterlesen

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Use scrum to push and control people

A main idea of scrum is to have a self-organized team which works independently to reach the goals defined for the sprint. So the team should be able to work without control or pressure of a team leader or product … Weiterlesen

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Open XML: change text in document header

Within this article I want to show how to change text in an existing document. As example the text within the document header should be modified. But you can use the same principle to change the content in all other … Weiterlesen

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Find the appropriate number and duration of sprints

If you have an iterative development process like scrum you will split up the project in sprints. According to the scrum theory you should define a fixed duration for sprints. This is a good practice but I prefer sprints of … Weiterlesen

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