Herding Software Engineers

Trying to change the behavior of software engineers is like herding cats. They are very independent people; they all have their own ideas, and they won't tell you what they think, particularly if they disagree with you. They just do what they want to do.

From the Book Winning with Software: An Executive Strategy, 2002, ISBN 0201776391

Copyright © 2002 by Pearson Education, Inc.


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