AgileDotNext

What Not How, or How Not to Write Requirements

Action Track

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bad requirements are frustrating, we can all agree on that. But we can’t seem to agree on what a bad requirement is. In this session we’re going to go through some common pitfalls and provide a set of guidelines you can use to reflect on the requirements and user stories you’re writing to make them better.

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Presented By

Tim Rayburn

Tim Rayburn is a Vice President of Consulting with Improving Enterprises, a software and project management consulting company in Dallas, TX. He is a passionate advocate of apprenticeship and mentorship in corporate environments. Since 2007 he has been awarded the Microsoft MVP in recognition of his expertise and community leadership. He is also a conference organizer, an author, and can be found speaking across the nation on agile processes, software design, and career management. He lives in the North Dallas area with his amazing wife Kate and their loyal dog Gandalf.