How abstract really are story points?

Refinement meetings (or grooming meetings, as you prefer it) are my favorite AGILE ceremonies. The moment when, after a creative and smart discussion, all team agrees in one estimation, each team member selects individually one card! And then we try to understand discrepancies between values, why one person voted too high, other too low… this is an amazing moment where so much can be observed: who leads, who knows, who loves risk, who is more cautious, who influences, who will implement it 🙂

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