How Extreme Bureaucracy Shaped My Belief in Scrum

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“The real world was a a rude awakening and crushed my spirit immensely.”

Growing up as a Gen Xer, my first job out of college in the mid ’90s was the exact opposite of teamwork and collaboration. It was a company based on hierarchy, tradition, and never questioning anything. It was this tribulation that made me a passionate believer in Scrum.

When I graduated from college and landed my first “real job,” I expected to be empowered, to make a difference, and to contribute to the greater good of the company. The real world was a a rude awakening and crushed my spirit immensely.

– See more at: https://www.scrumalliance.org/community/articles/2016/april/how-extreme-bureaucracy-shaped-my-belief-in-scrum#sthash.P5AyAjy7.dpuf

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