Daily Standup

A short time-boxed synchronization of the team activities that occurs in a cadence determined by the team

delivery-deliver loop position

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15 minutes




Product Owner, Team Members

What is it?

  • Team get together to transparently share the ongoing work and highlight roadblocks
  • It is a review of the things that were DONE and things we intend to get DONE.

Why use it?

  • Provides a quick touchpoint on what is going on with the team
  • Quick feedback on impediments and keep people honest and transparent
  • Focus on getting things done rather than what keeps us busy
  • It is a reinforcement of the goal and direction the team is after and a point of recharging the team with new energy for pursuing the goal

Further materials

A Daily Standup music alert playlist on YouTube

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