What a Self-Organizing Team Is (Not)
via DZone Agile Zone by Esther Derby
No, self-organizing teams aren’t teams gone wild.
At a recent conference, I overheard three managers talking about self-organizing teams:
“You can’t just turn people loose and let a team make all the decisions. They’ll mess things up. And with all these Scrum Masters, coaches, and self-organizing teams, sounds like I’m out of a job,” said one with resignation.