The purpose of a Retrospective to improve the quality and effectiveness by inspecting what has happened and creating action items.
Retrospectives are used as an event to conclude a Sprints in Agile communities that practice Scrum.
Elements that are inspected can depend on the type of work, however may include:
- Definition of Done.
A Retrospective Board is used as a tool to facilitate and conduct a Retrospective at the end of Sprint.
A most basic format of a Retrospective Board will involve:
What went well
The successes of the work and how problems were successfully solved.
What is to be improved
What problems or challenges were faced and how they may not have been solved.
Identifying the most helpful and impactful changes to improve effectiveness. These may be even added to the next Sprint as something to work on.
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