Agile Hack # 2- Teamwork is not natural

Agile Hack #2. Teamwork is not natural – it should be a continuous learning process

A team should constantly focus on how they work, making sure that stories get done, & on how processes can be improved. In general, people don’t get continuous training for this, & it is just assumed that the average developer can do it ‘naturally’ or training the team only once will give them an Agile mindset.

There is a giant leap from coding to owning the product development process. The team requires maturity & awareness of responsibilities. Some people just don’t care enough about how they contribute to an agile team – no matter how good they are at development.

Having cited out the contributions & ownership from the team members, in our next Agile hack, we will talk about inadequate trust & communication. Read the whole article here.