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Topics for Lunch-N-Learn

Brainstorming a list of topics for a Scrum/Agile lunch-N-learn session.

Pair Programming - simulation using Tangrams & Face DrawingPractices for Daily Standup - review and discuss: It's Not Just Standing Up: Patterns for Daily Standup MeetingsSlicing Stories – resources to slice vertical stories of valueStory Writing techniques:  w/ Q&A based upon participants real storiesEstimation techniques:  Affinity Estimation; T-shirt sizing -> converting to numbers; Planning Poker (the rule book)Team building tools:  Infinite Loops; Helium Stick; Warp Speed;  Pair Drawing, etc.Definition of Done/Ready exerciseRelease Planning   How to derive duration with a complicated backlogAgile Library Initiation  Bring books, make the rules, get funding, 1,2,3, GO!Management 3.0 Book Club - join a group reading the best Agile book written.Making Visual Information Radiators - define Radiator/Cooler;  elements of a Scrum boardAspects of an effective Product BacklogAgile Portfolio Planning - to…