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One of the difficulties in becoming a leader in an Agile organization is that it takes different skills and a different point of view than what probably made the leader successful in the first place. Rather than being “laser-focused” on producing results, Agile leaders need to have a dual focus when it comes to leading the organization: the environment in which the teams are acting, and the teams themselves.
In Agile Leader Mindset, we discussed that the right approach is not to manage the delivery of the teams, but rather to manage how the teams are performing while not managing what they are doing. The leader is responsible for creating and protecting the environment that