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Overcoming the Epidemic of Failed Sprints
Episode 2622nd April 2024 • Meta-Cast • Bob Galen & Josh Anderson
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In this thought-provoking episode of The Meta-Cast, hosts Josh Anderson and Bob Galen tackle the pervasive issue of failed sprints in Agile project management. The discussion opens with Josh's frustration over repeatedly seeing teams struggle with sprint failures, describing it as a "global epidemic."

Both hosts debate the definition of a 'failed sprint' and explore the nuances of sprint goals beyond mere task completion. They emphasize the importance of aligning sprints with business value and strategize on maintaining team cohesion and motivation. The episode is rich with insights on redefining failure, the art of sprint execution, and maintaining a balance between business priorities and team dynamics.

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