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Let's continue our list! 11. Lose Focus (13%) The basic idea of a startup is almost always changing. Sometimes startups are doing a full project's restart using new ideas. And when you think over the possibility to add some secondary functions, which "would not hurt." That’s where the main and unique idea gets lost among others.
CB Insights interviewed startup founders about why they failed, and sorted these reasons into 20 distinct categories. You’ll notice that the sum of the percentages exceeds 100%, because many startups fail for more than one reason. This is not a complete list of the causes of failure, just those you can control, we hope that you'll find some necessary items that will help you in the future.
Where should you go if Trello became too small for you. There are a number of tools for managing tasks and projects, one of them is - Trello, a great visualization’ tool. However, when your team grows and appearance of a new roles is creating many difficulties that cannot be solved within Trello – you have right solution to choose. Let me introduce Kaiten – processes' control tool, that offers problems’ solution for growing company.
In the previous article we talked about an Agile development history, its famous manifest and some Scrum appearance history. Today we will talk about Scrum itself, how it looks like from the inside, how it works also. As it had shown in a previous part of our article, Agile development is a bit more focused on a market needs and stakeholders’ interests comparing with some technologies like waterfall, for example (it does not mean that this technology is bad anyway).
Today we want to talk about Agile principles and especially about Scrum, that had been used on a many of our projects. This article can help you to understand the basics of the Agile and Scrum development and try to implement this methods in your company. So let's start.