Reply to post: Re: Agile doesn't work

Agile consultant behind UK's disastrous Common Platform Programme steps down

Jonathon Green

Re: Agile doesn't work

No project methodology works.

33 years of experience suggests to me that well motivated teams of talented developers working with good management will produce good quality results in a timely fashion while demotivated[1] teams of mediocre[1] developers working with mediocre management will produce poor quality results late.

In both cases it will be in spite of the methodology adopted rather than because of it...

[1] Trust me, in the absence of competent management if they aren't at the beginning of the project they will be by 6 months in...

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