Jumpstart a new team member

We came across a scenario where a new member joined our team. Now we wanted to know how does the new member get along with other members. Below mentioned are the activity we did to find out.

Idea & Agenda:

  1. Schedule non-stop time of at least 4-5 hours.
  2. Target to complete end to end functionality of small feature.
  3. End of 4-5 hour we should get product which can be used by end users.
  4. New member must pair program with each member.
  5. Have enough water and some snacks.

Objective of the exercise

  1. To understand the work style between team and new team member.
  2. To understand the capacity & capability with new team member.
  3. To make the new member get adapt to team culture.
  4. Team member making sure they use unique practices.

Happy Teamwork!

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