DEV Community

Discussion on: Sprint Demo/Retrospective Best Practices

oskarkaminski profile image

Thanks for the article.
Although I don't agree with almost anything you've written.

According to the demo:
Most of medium - big companies are highly political.
If you start finding bugs in your software next to stakeholders, they are gonna use it (no matter how great your idea was) against you, whatever goes wrong in the timelines, that always tends to be fixed or even shrink, while the scope grows.

According to the retrospective:
You are focusing there only on the team's speed.

I guess you are working in very specific work environment, where the work culture & ethics, team building activities etc. are already cared by people responsible for it, although in most companies those best practices could go south badly.