Tag - Estimation

Estimates

How to make resources provide better estimates?

The most common issue that causes the delays, in the project schedule, is the variation of actual effort from the original estimates.  It is not necessarily always the fault of the team or team member, who has provided the estimate. Rather most of the time it is the issue of elaboration of scope at...


Planning Poker

The Planning Poker

The key to successful management of a project starts with getting effective estimates from the team who will be working on the assignment. I have discussed the importance of Story Points in my articles “The Story Points” and “Story Estimation”. One of the reasons I am always a big fan of Agile Methodologies is because...