Deadlines help. Scope helps, too: Agile Timeboxes & UX

In an agile environment we use a nice term for deadlines: agile timeboxes.┬áDeadlines can be terribly demotivating. In many projects I know of, deadlines were the very first constants defined. But deadlines can be helpful or even necessary. Product managers love deadlines, of course. Fixed dates allow the coordination of technical dependencies or involved stakeholders. […]