AgileByExample 2017

Jan Zborowski

Jan Zborowski is the Co-founder and Business Developer at SoftwareMill — a 100% remote and a teal (self-managed) software development agency with a full transparency (including finance).

No managers in a company—3 ways of decision making

The SoftwareMill case is extreme - we don’t hire managers at all. In 2013 we introduced a flat structure and became fully transparent (including finance). It turned out that after the transformation, certain side effects have occurred - no decisions were made. In my short talk I'll share lessons learned from that experience and how decisions are made in a self-managed company.