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Cool quote I read on a mailing list with regards to project management:

"Forget carrots and sticks. If you want your horses to go faster, pave the road."

(translation: don't worry so much about rewards and punishments, instead remove impediments to make it easier for people to do their job.)


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theobviousname From: theobviousname Date: November 11th, 2008 04:25 am (UTC) (Link)
How do you remove impediments when the primary impediments are Project Management? :)

(We _told_ them that if we made it freely scalable it would necessarily be slower. They wanted scalable. Now the complaint is that it's too slow...)
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