January 15, 2020 @ 17:30 - 19:00 SAST
Stuart Mann will open the floor:
Everything’s Relative – The Brain Science Behind Why We Are So Much Better at Relative Rather Than Absolute Estimation
Understand how your brain works and how this applies to relative size estimation.
I will strain your brain with an “absolute” estimation exercise before inducing a blissful nirvana-like state by flipping the example around to a “relative” estimate.
Why we suck at absolute estimates
Why we win with relative estimates
How you can apply this to story and feature sizing
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