Matt Takane

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Definition of Ready

Shared knowledge regarding what it means for a work item to be ready to be worked on

foundation-culture-and-collaboration loop position

No. People

2+

Time

15 minutes

Difficulty

easy

Participants

Product Owner, The Team

What is it?

  • Criteria that is used to identify any work item as ready to be be taken by a team member and worked on
  • Collaboratively created, maintained and enforced criteria by the team

Why use it?

  • Reduce scope creep on “in-flight” work items
  • Increase understanding of the work item when pulling it to be worked on
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