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What’s the Right Length for Tasks on a Scrum Team?

November 1, 2023


Scrum Teams often take the items of their Product Backlog and divide them into smaller tasks to help them better understand and keep track of their work. But how long should those tasks be? A few hours? A day? A few days? Are week-long tasks ok? What’s the rule of thumb when it comes to tasks for the Scrum Team?

In this Responsive Advisors Lightning Round, our team of Professional Scrum Trainers unpack this question. 

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