Putting Up the Guardrails for Your Teams

Posted February 6, 2020 in Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence
Putting Up the Guardrails for Your Teams

To create an organization that can effectively respond to heightened customer centricity and product customization, you need effective and coordinated product development teams. To respond to customer needs quickly, teams need to be autonomous, empowered, self-organizing, and cross-functional. They must take high-level direction from management and then, through intense collaboration, complete work more quickly than their predecessors. In this Advisor, we share our thoughts on putting up guardrails for your teams.

About The Author
James Schiel
James (Jim) Schiel, CEO of Artistan Software Consulting, has more than 35 years’ experience in soft­ware development, R&D management, and Agile in highly regulated industries, such as healthcare and telecommunications. He has been a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) since 2005, a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) and Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) since 2006, and a Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) since 2008 when the certification was created… Read More
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