Myriam Hamed Torres

Thomson Reuters, Agile Business Consortium

Agile Business (L) 2017
Agile Business (L)
Thursday 13:25 - 13:55

Session type: Lecture
Session level: Suitable for all

Law of Diminishing Marginal Returns – A story of team sizes

Law of Diminishing Marginal Returns – A story of team sizes – The Agile Business Consortium sponsors of the Business track

Quite frequently project teams are asked by Management and/or Project Boards to increase the size of the team to either bring timelines forward, or as a means to deliver all scope in tight deadlines.

In this presentation Myriam will be covering how well known Economic Laws and Theories demonstrate the dangers of this practice, and how Agile approaches these risks and the considerations that need to be taken into account before increasing the size of the team.

Law of Diminishing Marginal Returns – A story of team sizes, Myriam Hamed Torres

Biography

Software Development Manager

Myriam is currently Software Development Manager at Thomson Reuters and has a wealth of experience as Agile Project Manager in various industries. She is extremely passionate about delivering successful results as well as coaching teams to help improve the way they work. Myriam is a DSDM Advanced Practitioner and Certified ScrumMaster supporting many Agile communities.