Maybe Agile is the Problem

Maybe Agile is the Problem

“Today ‘Agile’ means anything and everything. Increasingly, it means nothing. Many organizations are ‘Agile’ fatigued…It gets worse. ‘When words lose their meaning, people lose their freedom’ (Confucius). In some organizations, ‘Agile’ has come to mean ‘command-and-control management.'”

“Let us begin by conceding that many of us Agilists are part of the problem…The Agile Industrial Complex. Dark Agile. Faux Agile. Zombie Agile. And it gets even worse. So says an organizational psychologist friend…”

See my new article on InfoQ.

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