Episode 52 - Sprint Predictability Through Effective Packing

In this episode, Bob and Josh discuss patterns and practices that can be used to increase predictability in your sprints.  Nothing wears a team down faster than sporadic sprint planning and execution.  If your team's velocity chart looks like an EKG graph, give our suggestions a try and make your team happier!  If you have any other tricks, please let us know!


  1. Really great topic. I am a 1 year Srum Master who has been using the framework and has some experience trying different things out and now I am really looking for relevance. these ideas are perfect. Have you done anything on the life cycle of a scrum master? -Thanks!

    1. Thanks for the feedback. No, we haven't tackled that, but it could be a future topic for us. Can you give a little more detail on what you are looking for?