Self-Organization

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The Merriam-Webster definition of self-organization is: the act or process of forming or joining an organization (as a labor union). When we use the term with respect to The Team in agile, we are talking about the team deciding how they will work together in order to meet the team’s commitments. This is not the same as self-management; however, the team is generally empowered to get the job done within given boundaries on which to operate.

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