If a Scrum team has successfully agreed on a definition of “done”, they’re then ready to take the next step to increase productivity.
What is that next step? You need to get your backlog ready at the beginning of the sprint, says Dr. Jeff Sutherland, CEO of Scrum Inc., in this short video. Not only does that backlog need to be created, but it also needs to be refined. What constitutes a refined backlog?.