It's a special kind of insane to say people over process and then talk about nothing but process. #almchicago @vgrYet - this is what we do; the "agile community". We say people over process and talk about nothing but process. We debate the merits of XP, Scrum (ala .org or alliance), kanban, SAFe, and DAD. We debate the value of specific practices. Now and then, you'll even hear someone proclaim, "If you are not doing [insert random practice], then you are not agile."
— Michael (Doc) Norton (@DocOnDev) May 1, 2014
I find it ironic that so many who claim to be agile are so inflexible in their views.
Let's talk about people more than process. Let's focus on individuals and interactions, working software, customer collaboration, and responding to change. Let's figure out how to best achieve these things in our own unique environments. Let's follow the same kind of thinking that lead to these practices so many now hold rigidly to as agile.
The world has changed. The tools have changed. The dynamics have changed. There is more to learn.