Agile processes are great. They promise you that you can take any team and create a palace, a bridge or a yacht. Unfortunately the results look more like an ant hill, a log over a brook and a raft.
To get other results you need not the right process but the right people. They are usually called engineers.
How does Scrum Work?(from https://www.scrum.org/Resources/What-is-Scrum)
Building complex products for customers is an inherently difficult task. Scrum provides structure to allow teams to deal with that difficulty. However, the fundamental process is incredibly simple...
But for all of the strides the Agile Manifesto made in revising a philosophical approach to software development, it didn’t provide the concrete processes that development teams depend on when deadlines — and stakeholders — start applying pressure.(from http://scrummethodology.com/ )
Manifesto for Agile Software Development:
We are uncovering better ways of developing
software by doing it and helping others do it.
Through this work we have come to value:
Individuals and interactions over processes and tools
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