Category Archives: Project Manager

10 ways to improve your backlog

10 Ways to Improve Your Product Backlog

Your Project Requirements and Backlog Should Align Sometimes the project requirements makes one appearance – at the beginning of the project. Your product backlog and user stories should be a breakdown of your project requirements. Your project requirements should be reviewed almost as much as your product backlog. Teams, priorities, and goals change in the […]

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Why So Many Projects Are Doomed from the Start

Over the years, I have seen some pretty horrific enterprise projects, and they all had one common denominator. I’m coming from Salesforce and SharePoint background, but the same problems exist in just about any case where an application has to be built based on requirements. It’s the same scenario each and every time. Sales people […]