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Resources for new product owners

All too commonly, I see people without experience placed into the role of product owner. Here’s a starter kit.

General overview

Agile manifesto and principles: https://agilemanifesto.org/ and https://agilemanifesto.org/principles.html

The Agile “Big Picture”: https://productcoalition.com/big-picture-agile-30c9ead64025

Project planning

Project-level estimation

http://www.agilenutshell.com/cone_of_uncertainty

https://hbr.org/2014/12/your-agile-project-needs-a-budget-not-an-estimate

Refinement

Story-level estimation: https://www.deltamatrix.com/agile-estimation/

Story writing and splitting

How to split a user story: http://agileforall.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Story-Splitting-Flowchart.pdf

User story basics: https://blog.easyagile.com/how-to-write-good-user-stories-in-agile-software-development-d4b25356b604

User story examples: https://www.mountaingoatsoftware.com/agile/user-stories

Scrum ceremonies

Daily standup

Patterns for standup: https://martinfowler.com/articles/itsNotJustStandingUp.html

Sprint planning

https://www.mountaingoatsoftware.com/agile/scrum/meetings/sprint-planning-meeting

https://www.mountaingoatsoftware.com/articles/sprint-planning

Sprint review

https://www.scrum.org/resources/blog/sprint-review-much-more-just-demo