The key to long-term agile planning is keeping your project details and task estimates in sync with your roadmap.

  1. Start with Big Picture a. Vision

  2. Identify Big Items a. Define initiatives For example, to support the security theme, we’d need to build a new foundation, with sheer walls on the frame, solid-core doors, and double-pane windows.

  3. Break it Down a. Fill Backlog

  4. Estimate a. How long does a task take

  5. Create Smart Releases a. Interior b. Exterior

  6. Generate Roadmap and Requirements (two “R"s)

  7. Share with team and validate

  8. Keep improving

Errors are allowed