The next sections are fairly straight-forward. Here’s a summary of some of the keypoints:
Cost of errors in requirements detected in
How to best accommodate changes in requirements:
Your Turn: Here’s an example project, what improvements would you suggest to improve the project?
Company WebsitesRUs creates websites and recently completed the first revision of a website. The website is ready to launch for the target deadline in 2 weeks. They meet with the customer for their first review of the website. The website creates a stream of family/friend information for recovering surgery patients to catch up on the time they missed.
The customer is excited at their work and after the meeting 8 different emails are received by the company with 24 requests for changes. Sarah receives the messages and is overwhelmed by both the response and the number of requests. She knows the work requested would require significant re-work and would take 6-8 weeks to complete.
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