Do your sprints look anything like this:
Particularly these last two items were causing the long Sprint Reviews. After discussing these points, we agreed to emphasize quality over quantity. So now we had a shared commitment that getting some things really done is more important than getting everything sort-of “done.”
As a result, we put one new item in the Product Backlog.
“As Product Owner, I would like a new build when every feature is completed, so I can confirm that stories are really done as soon as possible.”
We prioritized this as number 1 for the next sprint, even higher than unfinished work from the previous sprint. The team focused on getting the build server working, then on getting stories done one after the other, and in the order prioritized. They also reviewed the definition of Done, and how they could better ensure that things were really done.
As I write this, tomorrow is the Sprint review, so this is a work in progress. Some changes are already visible: