As Bob says, “I think one of the best ways to deal with arrogance is to know two things: who are your allies and who are not your allies.
As Gene says, “A technique I use is getting the project on the agenda of the leadership team.
As Gloria says, “I’m a lawyer who likes to negotiate not litigate outcomes, but I know I often talk too much, talking when I should be listening."
As Bill says, “I was the executive sponsor for the Solaris project at Sun Microsystems. It was a big project in a big company.
If we are going to hold the product owner accountable for the results, he or she cannot be at the mercy of the stakeholders.