Jeff Patton on Embracing Uncertainty

Posted in Project Management, Conferences on May 15, 2009

Jeff Patton on Embracing Uncertainty

In this interview with Jeff Patton at Agile 2008, he talks about three strategies that can help product owners do their job more effectively by embracing the inherent uncertainty in all software development. Namely they are understanding the ultimate goals of the project, delaying decisions until the last responsible moment, and scaling up by building quality.

Jeff Patton is an independent consultant, teacher, and Agile coach dedicated to the holistic design and development of successful software products.

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