Being Agile Means Being Responsible

Harry Truman in 1959 at the recreation of the Oval Office at the Truman Library by his old desk which has the famous "The Buck Stops Here" sign.For agile teams to be really successful, like amazingly successful, I think all of the team members need to always be willing to take responsibility. It’s this concept of “the buck stops here.” It’s the mentality that, when you observe something that needs done, or needs corrected, you make sure it happens. You flag the problem, bring it to somebody’s attention and make sure it’s addressed, or take care of it yourself.

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