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Wednesday, August 6, 2014
My simple ETA estimator
Here is an improved version of how we were calculating ETA in one of my previous company:
You need 4 scores as follow:
Effort(task) = Task effort team average point (people agnostic) [1=easy;2=medium; 3=hard]
Complexity(task) = Complexity effort team average point [Fibonacci: 1=easy, 2=medium, 3=hard, 4=quite hard ...]