The thing with agilists and deadlines
November 19, 2021The thing with agilists is they don't understand that sometimes we have deadlines.
Incremental software delivery makes deadlines (almost) meaningless
If you deliver value incrementally, you get scope cutting for free. With or without a deadline.
So do you expect me to write a blank check?
If we don't know when a software project will be done, how do we know if it's worth the investment?
"Should we use story points for...?": The wrong question.
Getting a useful answer depends on knowing the right question to ask.