Your extensive guide to writing Features. Real-life examples included.

Every feature description must show the business value it will bring and what are the criteria to consider the feature done.

Learn how to Features in Agile methodologies — Scrum Features, Jira Features
Learn how to Features in Agile methodologies — Scrum Features, Jira Features
Learn to write Features in Agile Methodology

What is a feature in Agile methodologies?

“A Feature is a service that fulfills a stakeholder need. Each feature includes a benefit hypothesis and acceptance criteria.” source: © Scaled Agile, Inc.

Who writes the Features in Scrum?

In the Scaled Agile Framework, the Product Manager owns the Features. That doesn’t mean that…

Discord for Business

Learn how to plan and get your tasks done every single day.

By having a manager position, people think I’m super effective, get everything done, I never forget anything, and my workday is perfectly organized. But the reality is that I’m struggling a lot with keeping myself focused and achieving my daily goals. My solution is to rely on the Orli ToDo bot for Discord to get my work done.

ToDo bot for Discord — Orli Task — ToDo List, follow ups, time tracking.
ToDo bot for Discord — Orli Task — ToDo List, follow ups, time tracking.
Orli Task List: ToDo Bot for Discord

Do you feel like you have many things to do? The day passes, you work hard.

But at the end of the day, you don’t feel like you achieved a lot.

You still feel stuck, lost, with a mountain of things to…

Learn what it takes to be a great Product Owner: from vision to execution

A product owner is the one that leads the product development. A Product Owner needs the perfect mix of vision, excellent execution skills, technical understanding, and client management.

Who is the Product Owner?

We live in the digital era. In this era, technology advances at the speed of light. The…


Learn how to do it right and what mistakes to avoid when getting started with Agile

As agile is getting more and more popular, many non-development teams want to give it a try. This article will guide you step by step how to get started.

Getting started with Agile — step by guide with real life examples
Getting started with Agile — step by guide with real life examples
How to get started with Agile — step by step guide

One of the mistakes I often see teams doing is assuming they need to start with Scrum and sprints.

Another mistake I see is that teams take their existing way of working and simply add a daily meeting and a planning in the best case.

But the real power of Agile is in rethinking the work in way that put business value first and manage to deliver usable benefits early and…

101 Scope Management

Learn how to do scope management in remote environments: structure, update, track

One of the main things you need to get to grips with when working remotely compared to onsite is being much more detailed than you ever were previously. You can leave no room for reading between the lines, or just assume that someone will get what you mean by what is implied. You need to have everything nailed down and written to the last letter. You cannot expect someone to act on something that has not been precisely defined. Writing everything down is the only way to ensure everything can be tracked at any given time towards completion.

Scope management in remove environments
Scope management in remove environments
Scope Management in Remote Environments

Step 1: Get rid of the enormous master scope.


Learn how to make your first Agile Product Backlog

What is the Product Backlog?

In Agile, we deliver incrementally. At every increment, we must see progress. When we define the Backlog, we’ll keep that in mind.

Photo by Ferenc Horvath on Unsplash

Half a baked cake may not be enough to feed a wedding party, but it’s enough to taste and leave everyone looking forward to the rest of the cake. — Jeff Patton in User Story Mapping: Discover the Whole Story, Build the Right Product.

It might be hard to get started with your first Agile Backlog, and here’s what you need to know:

  • It is…

Scaled Agile

Learn how to scale your Agile teams using standardization and automation, processes and tools

If you are in the position of having more demand than you can deliver continuously, then that’s a sign that you must scale your agile teams in your business.

The first step in scaling your Agile teams in the company is that everyone in a management position spends at least 20% of his/her time in strategy.

How do I find time for business strategy to Agile Agile?

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You got a successful product, but you would like to have more time for taking it to the next level of its growth.

How do I scale my agile teams?

The right question…

Leadership tips

Learn how to succeed as a technology leader after 2020

Once upon a time, there was a manager — Mike. Mike has excellent technical and business understanding. He knows very well his team, what to do, how to define tasks, and how to split the work. He’s the most senior person in the room, and everyone listens to him.

Photo by Immo Wegmann on Unsplash

Here comes me, the person who’s been coaching teams to achieve impossible project objectives for more than ten years. I worked with many managers and teams worldwide, and I’ve seen a lot of leadership styles.

When I first start to work with a team, my first objective is to get them…


Apprenez comment bien débuter avec Agile et quelles sont les erreurs à éviter lorsque vous commencez avec Agile

Comme l’agilité est de plus en plus populaire, de nombreuses équipes de non-développement se demandent ce que l’on peut essayer. Cet article vous guidera pas à pas dans vos premiers pas.

Une des erreurs que je vois souvent commettre les équipes est de supposer qu’elles doivent commencer par Scrum et les sprints.

Une autre erreur que je constate est que les équipes prennent leur mode de fonctionnement actuel et ajoutent simplement une réunion quotidienne et un planning dans le meilleur des cas.

Mais le véritable pouvoir de la méthode Agile est de repenser le monde du travail de manière à…

Join Discord Support Server for you Scrum Bot for Discord

Dear — Scrum Bot for Discord users,

We have launched a support server on Discord. You can join using this link:

The goal of the server is to:

  • get support in almost real time directly from Orli development team
  • suggest any new functionality. We’ll try to accommodate it as soon as you can
  • get project management/agile specific support on your issues from our project management/agile coach

I would like to give a special thank you to our users for supporting Orli and for helping us make it a better product for Discord community.

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👩🏻‍🔧 — Scrum bot for Discord 🎯Agile Coach📍Lille, France, 🚀AI Entrepreneur, 🛠Trainer, 🎢Traveler

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