Does refinement in your team feel like a slog? Do developers go there with lead in their shoes? Many Scrum Teams struggle with refinement, and understandably so. Yet, in many ways, this is where some of the most important work happens. And some of the hardest work.
In this episode, we offer a reflection on the purpose of refinement. And we offer recommendations to make the process more enjoyable and effective — many of which originate from a discussion we had with experienced Scrum Masters on the Discord server that is accessible to our patrons.
Check out the transcript here:
The paper we wrote with Daniel Russo is available here:
Download the free cheatsheet with 10 breakdown strategies here:
Or try this fully prepared do-it-yourself workshop for refinement: