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Re: [XP] In-team relationships?

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  • Rob Park
    Meaning that cowboy isn t always a bad thing? Not here in Greeley, CO either. :-)
    Message 1 of 9 , Feb 14, 2006
      Meaning that 'cowboy' isn't always a bad thing?
      Not here in Greeley, CO either. :-)


      >From: Ian Collins <ian@...>
      >Reply-To: extremeprogramming@yahoogroups.com
      >To: extremeprogramming@yahoogroups.com
      >Subject: Re: [XP] In-team relationships?
      >Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2006 07:35:57 +1300
      >
      >William Pietri wrote:
      >
      > >I'm wondering what sorts of in-team structures people have seen arise on
      > >XP teams.
      > >
      > >The teams I'm most familiar with are all pretty egalitarian, with little
      > >or no internal hierarchy. However, in the middle of a short visit to
      > >Bangalore, I'm moved to wonder to what extent that's culturally derived
      > >from my American/Californian context, with our fondness for individual
      > >freedom, mavericks, and cowboys.
      > >
      > >What are others seeing in the field?
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >Petty much the same as in the US here in NZ, although the term 'cowboy'
      >takes on a completely different meaning!
      >
      >The biggest tension we had in my last team was with our (US) corporate
      >owners wanting to grade and band everyone.
      >
      >Ian
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