Interesting article on Agile shortcuts

This is a great article about a few myths of Agile shortcuts and a few pitfalls that may make agile fail.  The main topics hit are:

  • Mythical Shortcut: We write unit tests, but it doesn’t matter if they pass or not
  • Mythical Shortcut: We pair, but only when we have trouble
  • Mythical Shortcut: The work we do doesn’t lend itself to Agile “stories” so we track to technical tasks

Found via InfoQ.