RE: [scrumdevelopment] Delegation and empowerment versus self-organization
- David J. Anderson wrote:
> I state all of this as background to where I want toDavid:
> take management of software engineering (in an agile
> world) - that is, away from central planning and
> central control and towards less management, less
> control, less planning and more delegated authority.
Good goals. As in agile thinking, and GNU :-), less is more.
David J. Anderson wrote:
> I feel that leadership, vision and management willI agree, "well-directed stable 100% self-organization all
> always be necessary.
the time", while possible to attain, is a lofty goal, almost
an ideal so to speak.
In "real life" I would agree, as you said that varied doses
of leadership, vision and management will always be necessary in
Scrum or other agile methods, if only to help the team out of
trouble, or to guide it in the right direction when necessary,