Archive for October, 2007

Standup meeting variations

Friday, October 12, 2007

Some time ago I have joined a team that was practicing a standup meeting more or less by the book: everybody is standing up in a circle, each one taking turn to update everybody else about what has been done and what’s left on her own user story, some people are observers and they just listen without intervene. The meeting was always short and sometimes it triggered discussions to be followed up shortly after. Everybody was happy.

It’s a wonderful life, isn’t it? Well, not exactly…