Johanna Rothman


Johanna Rothman is a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium's Agile Product & Project Management practice. She has a proven track record of working with development organizations to enable them to deliver products on time, under budget, with the right features, and without bugs. Read more ...

Jul 132010

In First, Break All the Rules,1 management consultants Marcus Buckingham and Curt Coffman report that an employee’s relationship with his or her manager is key to that employee’s success and long-term happiness in the organization. Moreover, if people have friends at work, they are more likely to be successful and happy at work. In an agile team, it’s easy to build camaraderie among team members. But if a technical person’s primary affiliation is with his or her colleagues on an agile team, how does a manager build the relationship key to retention? […]