As a Daily Scrum participant
I provide accurate and concise task information
so that everyone understands the state of my work.

Acceptance Criteria:

  • When not providing my update
    • I actively listen to my teammate’s updates
    • I do not use electronic devices unless I am taking notes
  • When providing my update
    • I talk loud enough so that the person farthest away from me can hear me
    • I talk to the whole team, not just to the Scrum Master, Product Owner, or other ranking official
  • When answering, “What I did yesterday?”
    • For each task I worked on
      • I identify the Story and Task
        • At least by ID, by name is better
        • Pointing at the task on the Task Board is good
      • I indicate if the task is complete
      • When I learn something that is valuable to the team
        • I mention it
        • I ask for time after the Scrum to explain it
      • I do not talk about the completed work
    • I do not talk about anything that is not on the task board unless it was an impediment to yesterday’s work
  • When answering, “What will I do today?”
    • For each task I will work on
      • I identify the Story and Task
        • At least by ID, by name is better
        • Pointing at the task on the Task Board is good
      • I indicate if I added the task after planning
      • When I need help
        • I am as specific as possible in my request
        • I get the name of who will help me
      • I give the hours remaining or an approximate completion time
      • I do not provide any detail about the planned work
    • I do not talk about anything that is not on the task board unless it will be an impediment
  • When answering, “Do I have any impediments?”
    • I make it clear when I do not have any impediments
    • When I have an impediment
      • I identify the impeded Story and Task
      • I am specific about the nature of the impediment
      • I indicate what I have done to remove the impediment
      • When help is needed in removing the impediment
        • I am as specific as possible in the help required
        • I get the name of who will help


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