Do you know the numbers you give clients?

Last updated by CindyWang almost 14 years ago.See history

When working on an hourly basis, you can confuse clients when sometimes you try to talk about a few hours here and a few hours here or there.

Simply things and just give them these 3 numbers:


$ Billed to date __$xx__(accurate on Tuesday)
Burndown Days Remaining __8__
Calendar Days Booked __4days x 2__
Next meeting (for Review and Retro)

Hi Andrew, Please find the Burndown report below. I have looked at a few tasks with Zune and re-estimated them.

  • Product owner:Andrew
  • Scrum master:Paul
  • Team:Mark L,Zune,Tristan,Trevor
  • $ Billed to date:$20,000
  • Days remaining:(around 50 hours based on chart below)=7+days
  • Days booked in are 4 days x 2

    • ML and ZV - Mon 5th
    • ML and ZV - Tue 6th
    • ML and ZV - Mon 12th
    • ML and ZV - Tue 13th
  • Only the 14th we will

    • Move any remaining tasks to Sprint 4
    • Have a Review Meeting (show and tell) at 10am – 2 hours
    • Have a Retrospective Meeting at 12 noon – 2 hours
    • Have a Planning Meeting at 2pm

      Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns.

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